Welcome Jonathan Mouton:
We’re joined on the Starline by one of the stars of season 21 on NBC’s “The Voice” His mom sang with Marvin Gaye, but it’s now his turn to shine. We welcome Jonathan Mouton.
Jonathan, let’s go Beyond the Mic. Music is obviously in your genes, talk about the love of music that has been passed down to you by your family the love of music?
How has your previous television appearances on “I Can See Your Voice” helped your nerves and give you a leg up on the other competitors? You were ready and yet still nervous.
Why does music fill your soul?
How did the pandemic refocus you? No gigs, no recording, just quarantine and heartache?
If someone hasn’t been to a musical, as a performer how is it different than a regular concert? When you go to a musical, you are immersed in a show.
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. What’s one thing you can’t do? W
2. Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin, Sam Cooke or James Brown who is the GOAT
3. What gives you chills every time?
4. Favorite cartoon growing up?
5. What are you scared of?
6. We aren’t the slimmest of guys? Do you like cake or pie more?
7. What was the name of your 1st love?
8. If you could ring in the new year anywhere in the world, where would you choose?
The Back Half with Jonathan Mouton:
How has your battle with cancer changed the way you look at every day a single sunrise, a sunset?
So how many years are you away from your cancer free diagnosis? Has your fear gone?
Time to get into your head. I need to know about the ghosts in the elevator and hat wigs.
Shadale told me about the ghosts in the elevator
Now that we brought up Shadale. Let’s talk about Paris and the rest of the friends from the show
Paris and you had a battles for the ages. Anyone could have won that battle. He was praying that someone would use their steal on you. Hell of a friendship you have my friend.
Who else are you tightest with on the show?
How has John Legend changed your perspective on your future?
You got to work with Ed Sheeran and how was that moment for you?
After your time on the show is over, what’s the one thing you are taking from this experience?
One Big Question
If you could have one more moment with your pee paw, what would you do?
What would you sing?
He can’t swim, listening to momma gives him goosebumps and can’t go without Captain Planet. We thank Jonathan Mouton for taking the time to talk with us today.
And that my friends is Beyond the Mic.
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