Her victories have been about as sweet as they've been hard won. Her burden is that of an artist forever at odds with the music industry and its fickle demands. But this is different, this music is a mind thing. For a long time it's provided a kind of solidarity, a way to tell our truth and to bring a message that only the people can decode. But instead of succumbing to the pressure of fitting a certain mold, she has chosen to build her name slowly through a plain and honest approach. Yet, she contends, it would do the culture much good to get back to the basics.
Anna. Age: 26.
Her burden is that of an artist forever at odds with the music industry and its fickle demands.
Karla. Age: 20.
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She illustrates better than most the struggles of the independent artist, giving voice to the harsh realities while yet maneuvering gracefully in an ever-shifting musical climate. From them, I got to see what being sexy was, and what being intelligent was. As an artist, she's long placed a high premium on substance, holding that as a woman with a platform she has a responsibility to bring balance to our cultural consciousness.