Artist Janora Brown from NBC’s “The Voice” misses playing basketball, going to be an orthodontist if music doesn’t pan out. Time to go Beyond the Mic.
Welcome Janora Brown:
We’re joined on the Starline by one of the stars of Season 21 of NBC’s “The Voice”. She has a dream, but a backup plan just in case. She’s won 24 out of 25 talent shows she’s competed in. We welcome the talented Janora Brown.
Janora, let’s go Beyond the Mic. You graduated from UNC: Greensboro with a degree in biology and a concentration in pre-dentistry. With all your smarts, where did your love of music come from?
So what is your career goal after music dentist, hygienist?
Born in South Carolina, living in North Carolina now. What’s the big difference between Lake City and Wingate?
You auditioned via the Virtual Open Call, why did you choose “Killing Me Softly”?
When you got the casting team note that the team will be with you shortly, what was going through your mind?
After the 1st casting call you got a no. How did that 1st no motivate you?
Then the challenge of getting to the blinds and praying for a chair turn. How do you manage your nerves while trying to keep your composure?
You’re a small town woman and now you’re in LA How do you focus yourself on the way over to the blinds?
You didn’t know you had only John & Kelly to turn… if you had known would you done anything differently knowing Ariana and Blake are out?
The Rockin’ 8:
It’s time for the Rockin’ 8, 8 random questions; answer with the first thing that comes to your mind.
There is no Pressure.
1. Which do you miss more, playing basketball or step team?
2. Favorite color? REALLY?
3. What makes you feel unstoppable?
4. Favorite memory from being Prom Queen?
5. What TV shows do you watch where you yell at the TV?
6. Best thing about being a leo?
7. Did you ever have a piggy bank? Do you still have it?
8. What do you have a love / hate relationship with?
The Back Half with Janora Brown:
Talk about Legend
JL how has he helped you for your future?
Why was John the right coach for you?
You now have a special relationship with your coach?
Who else are you closest with on the show?
How has this experience changed you?
2 years ago you won “Overall Talent” and scholarships for your performances in Orlando. How do you take these opportunities to make your future brighter?
You once said “I want to let you know “mistakes are the portals of discovery!”“ What’s the biggest mistake you’ve made and how have you overcome adversity in your life?
If you looked at your life right now, is this what you expected?
How would you describe your fashion style?
Describe your snap / insta style because you don’t have a picture without animal faces etc
What’s your favorite moment with your niece and nephew?
Is it true you have only 3 facial expressions, “Resting serious face”, “Goofy Face” and Uncontrollable Smiles”?
What other expressions do you have?
You played Regina Miller in “The Renegade”, what other acting opportunities are you welcoming?
How many songs have you written and now that people have seen you on the Voice, are you going to start releasing them?
To give away a piece of your heart with every song is difficult?
How many times have you seen Beyonce? If she asked you to open, what would you say?
What’s one thing people don’t know about you
One Big Question
How do you feel you have changed from the 1st time you were on the Vocal Star Virtual Showcase Life to now?
McDreamy / McSteamy make her hot, broke her piggy bank to make her dream come true, the star point guard in high school, from Season 21 of NBC’s The Voice we thank Janora Brown for taking the time to talk with us today.
And that my friends is Beyond the Mic.
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