"My name is Goapele and I'm a mom."

I: Where were you born?

G: I was born in Oakland

I: Where did you grow up?

G: Mainly in the Bay Area, Oakland and Berkeley.

I: Favorite colour?

G: Indigo blue.

I: What is the most important thing your daughter has taught you?

G: That I can't control everything. Just give in to the moment!

Goapele is an American soul and R&B singer-songwriter. Hailed as an original and mesmerizing voice in the neo soul genre, Goapele has gained national attention since the release of her debut album, Even Closer, in 2001.

Connect with her on Instagram @goapele

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