NO: Can you tell our readers a little about yourself?
LASHAWN: Im a 32 year old property manager who has been ministering through music since the age of 12
NO: Can you give me 6 words that best describe you?
LASHAWN: Leader, anointed, saved, humble, neat and warrior
NO: This August we’re celebrating music and entertainment. How important do you feel music is to the black culture?
LASHAWN: These days and times I dont think it’s relevant. Listen to the music
NO: What do you admired about your group members individually?
LASHAWN: Their creative ability and individual style.
NO: What female groups have inspire you?
LASHAWN: Inspired is a strong word. Inspired by God
NO: How can more women celebrate their kurves this summer?
LASHAWN: Respectfully love who you are and show it
NO: What can we do more as an industry to advocate more woman embracing their bodies and loving them without the pressure of the social media?
LASHAWN: Just allow people to be who they are with no requirements or stipulation.
NO: What is the one thing you would tell a young girl looking in the mirror who is having a hard time loving her kurves?
LASHAWN: Tuffen up! Love yourself because nobody will love you the way you do. You can only be you!
NO: What is your meaning of a “Luxe Beautie?”
LASHAWN: Voluptuous woman with curves and style
NO: What do you want your legacy to be?
LASHAWN: I want to leave my children the land and money I have from my inheritance. I dont want them to have to start from scratch. I want them to have a jump start into the world. Not to struggle to pay bills. That’s the legacy I want to leave my children.
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