Mississippi artist Ashley Stewart is taking the world by storm, with the release of her hot new single “”2BHonest”. Stewart recently won first place at the Hood Idol Tour, which was presented to the city of Jackson, Mississippi by Souf State Connected CEO Lex Luga.
AU: How long have you been singing and do you come from musical talented family?
AS: I have been singing since the age of eleven (11).
The funny thing is, I come from a large family and I am the only one, who has been gifted musically.
AU: Who produced “2BHonest” and how did you and that person connect, for the project?
AS: I connected with Kush Williams on the project, who I met through a mutual friend.
AU: You are the writer behind “2BHonest”, what inspires you to write?
AS: The majority of the time, I am inspired by life and the things which happen around me. Other times, it is the vibe and beat when I am delivering the words, which drive me.
AU: How would you describe your style?
AS: My style is different, unique some may even say “weird,” but I own it.
AU: When our Access Unlocked team saw you in Mississippi, you had a hip hop artist rapping as you sang, do you rap?
AS: I am currently working on improving my lyrical skills. Don’t be surprised, if you see me rhyming in the future.
AU: Who is your favorite artist and why?
AS: My all time favorite is Fantasia. I admire her for her strength, determination and her ability to overcome all she went through. I did not have a hard upbringing as she did, but I understand it.
AU: What is next for you?
AS: I will be attending the Hood Idol Tour in Atlanta and then release my Extended Play (EP) project.