who will be the first?
Dawanna Conner is a Chicago based actor who replied to my Craigslist ad for interview subjects on 7/31/16. I sent her questions on 8/18 and reminded her to answer them twice. Here are the questions that I asked her.
1. What made you interested in acting?
1. When did you know you wanted to sing professionally?
2. What would surprise us about the American Idol experience?
3. How does going to school work with your pursuit of music?
4. Would you ever do reality TV again? (why or why not?)
5. Who do you think is the greatest American Idol contestant ever? (why)
6. You are also a song writer. What kinds of things do you like to write about?
7. Who are some of your musical influences and how can we hear it in your songs?
8. Do you have a back up plan, in case it doesn’t work out?
9. How do you select which songs to cover?
10. What characteristics do you think give someone the X factor?