is a powerhouse vocalist and songwriter.
In this conversation, we talked about being an introvert in the public eye, preparing for motherhood, mentorship, and The Bachelorette
We also talk about the urgency of leaning into who you are. As a Black woman in Country music —a traditionally white-and male-dominated industry— Mickey tells us about the revelatory moment when she embraced all that makes her unique and how her life has changed since then.
Mickey has been spotlighted in Billboard
magazine as one of Country Music’s “female game changers,” and in Entertainment Weekly
as one of the “new queens of country music.” Her new EP, Bridges
, featuring the songs “What Are You Gonna Tell Her” and "Black Like Me," is available now.
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This episode was audio produced by Aaron Morning. Theme music is by Ilan Isakov.