Risa Binder's 'Paper Heart'
Singer on influences and her upcoming album
- Duration 4:10
- Date Jan 16, 2012
Singer on influences and her upcoming album
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Welcome back now our music segment for the day wreath at dinner is here who will be playing -- studio performance and the -- thank you so much that you -- for having me so personally hear about this new album coming out just in time for Valentine's Day Paper heart tell me a little bit about this collection your -- -- -- posted Friday.
-- hard is about the adventures of love -- the highs and the lows and and finding yourself again through that process and okay and now how long has this been in the works.
All my cash it's been an -- to turn around TV -- But it's been a really great journey and I'm excited for the next -- from.
I needed horrifying and -- bill and I thought that you have being compared to the likes of Taylor Smith and is that Martina -- -- -- and he's.
Still would you say country -- country pop where I'm.
Pop country kind of crossover album I love great songwriting like James Taylor and Carole king and house out.
I love you know the country run as well Lady Antebellum Taylor slept so I just find myself in in both areas wasn't -- thing -- -- fan -- James Taylor.
Because -- -- for have a right -- I did tell me about that all my guys that was the most amazing experience.
You know I I opened for him that day and I didn't notice -- when I went to go off stage he was there he was so kind he was he asks me.
He said how is it out there tonight he asked me how was and I was like.
It's windy -- Yeah Whitney yeah yeah.
He does -- brain was a wonderful experience so much fun and -- -- A little bit about some other experiences some memorable performances you've had -- -- perform for the troops.
Yes I do absolutely.
I -- at West Point up quite a bed and that really changed my life.
Just being able to give back in that way and think everybody's just happy to have entertainment and I just.
And it really didn't make me feel like I was giving back couldn't name.
And you look paging you did the whole third ahead hey how things like 980 sure I don't tell -- want a good experience either the most challenging.
Or the best that stands out from your time doing that pay your -- play those small places -- create whatever.
You know it's kind of interesting you just never know what's gonna happen when you write a song and I wrote this song called -- heart actually.
And when I wrote -- with a friend of mine -- play yet he said Tino needs to hear this song.
Alison Krauss and about a year later cut too -- Six months ago I I had an opportunity to sing it to her.
And now is probably one in the moments -- just felt like I can't believe this is happening she was so lovely and and listen to the song and and you just never know what's gonna happen you just have to keep.
Yeah -- advice you can I mean that is how is that for a minute you loudly just to keep going no matter what no matter what just yet stay positive and know what's in your heart your dream within your heart for reasons he has -- follow it and eventually.
They'll get it and -- -- some of those goals on -- wishlists OP politics pop country yet eightieth DNA -- be performing at the -- Green had a what -- you know over the Eagles.
-- sky is the limit I just believed to shoot for the stars you have to.
And if I can just continue to perform to open up for.
Bigger -- to just continue you know to perform every day that's that's my dream of them.
And net -- and you are performing art asked you where you buying -- next.
We -- -- on the little radio to learn my son you made it rain is on country radio working its way out.
And so we're heading out on Tuesday for gonna go -- -- And Chicago and then Maryland -- from.
-- and so -- -- is that attends U at some point in their carrier trying to time to give back end.
And all that and early your career you're already trying -- turning -- attention towards doing good so I like about needed change and it's changed by that you start.
Yeah okay of the Phoenix seems blog started because you know I'm from Maryland but I live in new York and people outside -- New York thing.
But maybe they don't think that New Yorkers of the nicest people -- I -- to prove that that is not true -- I see a lot of random acts of kindness every day and there are a lot of everyday heroes living here in New York City.