Kehlani’s latest career move brings fans new radio show Sunday Gems hosted on Beats 1. The singer and her best friend, writer Reyna Biddy team up to bring “fresh perspectives” on life to the forefront.
Podcasts and radio shows grow in popularity as a new medium for artists to express themselves. The full description provided by Beats 1 details Sunday Gems as “fresh perspectives on everything life, love, and beyond.” The two women have more in common than their friendship. Experiencing the ups and downs of life, Sunday Gems plans to unpack topics and of course drop gems.
The first episode explores the dynamics of depression. On Sunday Gems, Kehlani discusses not only things that add on to her depression but identifying symptoms and unpacking feelings. Reyna Biddi also dives into her own personal experience with depression.
Kehlani continues to discuss not wanting fame, the pressures of staying happy and leaving the Bay area for Los Angeles.
“I had always just been taught if it’s not the worst thing in the world, just suck it up.”
-Kehlani, Sunday Gems
Kehlani’s free spirit reigns supreme throughout her music and Sunday Gems provides the space for both hosts to speak beyond their art. Kehlani Recently the R&B singer lent her talents to Jessie Reyez’s Body Count remix and announced her first pregnancy.
The first episode, titled Depression, debuted December 16, 2018, and future episodes air Sunday’s at 6:00 pm, EST.