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Check out our interview with talented Billboard Charting Artist Caitlynne Curtis who just released her new single “I Will Survive”, the song is an autobiographical narrative of Curtis transforming her life for the better and finding newfound purpose in being a mom to her new son. “I would say it’s about my son who showed me I have more to live for than I thought and I’m so thankful for him showing me what a life of happiness is.”

“I Will Survive” is a perfect anthem for National Women’s Month, the meaning is clear- women make impactful change as mothers, daughters, entrepreneurs, artists, sisters, wives, friends, role models and more.

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Hi Caitlynne, please tell us a little about you?

I’m 27 years old a single mom of my 7 year old son Jonah! I have been singing since I was 6 years old.

Describe yourself in 3 words?

Determined, dedicated, hardworking

How did you get started in the business?

I have been trying to get into this business since I was literally 6 years old. I’ve tried out for competitions, sang in hotel lobbies and bars but It wasn’t until I was 25 that I finally got my breakthrough. I met struggle Jennings at DJ Paul’s birthday party and I after posted cover songs on my Instagram Struggle Jennings came across my page and reached out to me about doing an album. We immediately Started working on recording my debut album “Sad Girl Energy” and a few months later I sent him the hook for God We Need You Now and it snowballed from there!

How has this changed your life?

My life has changed so much and for the better!! I have never been happier. I chose to take a chance on myself by quitting my job selling cars and diving head first into music and I’m so proud of me!

Describe your sound in 3 words?

Powerful. Catchy. Meaningful

Who influenced you and why did you choose to make music?

I’ve known from a young age music is apart of me. I always had a powerful voice and was really influenced by Celine dion. I would dream of performing powerful songs for thousands of people! I chose to make music because it just came so naturally. It is literally apart of who I am

Do you play any instrument?

Yes guitar and piano

Tell us about your new single “I Will Survive”?

I will survive is about my son and how he has taught me through all of the wonderful memories what life is really about. “I owe it all to you my darling. You helped me realize, I will survive” you really can survive through the hardest times.

What’s the story behind the song?

I will survive is dedicated to my son. When I was 19 I was In a rough place. Not making the best decisions and just really having no goals for myself. I got pregnant and did a complete 180. Watching my son grow has taught me so much. He really taught me what life is about

What is the most rewarding part of your work?

When people resonate to what I’m saying. It means so much to me when people reach out saying how my music has helped them or made them feel good! It’s so rewarding

What would say are the greatest lessons you learned so far?

That not everyone is a friend. A lot of people act interested but it doesn’t mean they will be there for you and have your back. Just really focus on the people who are closest to you. Keep your circle small!

What advice would you give to your younger self and why?

Don’t listen to the haters and never give up .. find the lesson and the blessing in every obstacle and use it!

What’s next for Caitlynne Curtis in 2022?

I’m going to be working day and night to keep creating music. I want to win a Grammy Award! A lot of people tell me I’m crazy but I take that as the fuel to make it happen

What is your favorite healthy food?

I love kale so any type of kale salad especially with some spinach and Caesar dressing!

And your favorite cheat food?

Pasta for sure! Alfredo sauce extra cheese… so good

Do you support any charity?

Yes Angels and Outlaws donates to families in need.. we are building a non profit to help strengthen broken homes due to tragedy, addiction or incarceration.

Favorite song? Why?

Vertigo by Khalid because of the way the music flows and how he uses his voice as an instrument with all of the harmonies and layers. Its an amazing song that will never get old to me!