Check out our interview with talented artist Jules Liesl who just released her new single “If I Were A Genie”. Once a professional model, Jules was inspired to write her music when she discovered her true self and realized she does not need a man to be a powerful woman. Through her music, she wants to empower others to find their happiness.
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Hi Jules, please tell us a little about you?
My name is Jules! I’m a complete Gemini! I’m a singer/songwriter, I’m 29, beautiful, confident, and excited to show the world my music.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
spicy, wild, Gemini
We’re sure you have been asked this million times but how did you get in the industry?
My friend Greg, discovered me over dinner with my parents. My mom slipped in a video of me singing and Greg thought I had something unique and suggested I pursue music with more intention. Eventually, my parents persuaded Greg to help design my career path and it’s been a fucking adventure and ride of a lifetime to say the very least.
How has this changed your life?
It changed my life so much! I’m confident and powerful, and I have people who believe in me, it’s amazing.
Describe your sound in 3 words?
y2k, exotic, colorful
Who influenced you and why did you choose to make music?
So many people have inspired me musically, Stacie Orrico, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, etc. I’ve always loved singing and just always wanted to be known for music.
Do you play any instrument?
I play guitar, but I haven’t played in a decade.
Do you ever get nervous?
Oh my gosh, yes! I have a full-blown panic attack right before I hit the stage.
Tell us about your new single “If I Were A Genie?”
One of my favorites! This song is purple all the way. I wanted a song themed off on Disney’s Aladdin, I wanted lots of pixie dust in this song.
What’s the story behind the song?
The song is saying “I can give you everything, like 3 wishes, but until you prove yourself worthy of my attention and time, imma be in my palace waiting for you to man up”.
What is the most rewarding part of your work?
Knowing something I did make someone feel confident enough to get up and dance and sing to my music.
What book should every entrepreneur read?
Well to be honest I hate reading, I’m dyslexic and just never liked it. The only books I find myself interested in are books about crystals or aliens.
What would say are the greatest lessons you learned so far?
To not give a fuck and enjoy your life.
What advice would you give to your younger self and why?
“Don’t stop singing and dancing no matter how hard it is because girl you’re gonna make it”.
How would your best friend describe you?
Crazy, loyal, and never boring
If you are a book, what would be the title of the book and why?
“How to always be ready for the paparazzi”.
What’s next for Jules Liesl in 2022?
New music and more shows! Hopefully maybe a tour? fingers crossed.
What is your favorite healthy food?
I love carrots and dip
And your favorite cheat food?
Vegan loaded breakfast bagel
How would you explain your fashion style?
Popular girl y2k
What is your own definition of happiness?
I think that love is the definition of happiness, love always makes me happy.
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be and why?
Michael Jackson, I’d love to sing with him.
What would be the dream holiday, and who would you go with?
Safari in Africa – I’d go with my parents and a boy I like.
Best advice ever given?
My grandpa told me once if a boy is ever mean to you kick him where it hurts.
Do you support any charity?
I do, I support multiple charities, and I love to give back.
Where do you see yourself and your career in 5 years from now?
I’m working hard now, to tour and a Grammy nomination.
Favorite song? Why?
Plan B by Megan the Stallion, because it’s amazing and she’s a queen.
What do you think of Social Media?
I love it! I love being able to connect with people around the world.
Where we can follow you?
Book: a gift from the stars – alien races
Quote: “thats why her hair is so big its, full of secrets”
Tv Series: The Simpsons
Favorite Food: mac and cheese
Travel Destination: Costa Rica
Sports Team: Boston Red Sox