I remember back in March you confessed that you didn’t know what bounce music is. We can easily fix that. Ask anybody, Freedia is the Queen of Bounce. She’s certainly the most popular bounce artist in the business right now. She even has her own television show. And I’d argue she’s the very best bounce artist too, because she has this gorgeous R&B voice. If you’ve never heard bounce, you’d be starting right at the top.
What’s bounce music? Louisiana’s governor isn’t sure
I’ll be honest with you, Governor, chances are you’re going to feel out of place at the show. But only because you’re old. Freedia’s fan base cuts across most other demographics. And I can assure you, you won’t be the oldest person at the show, because I will. True, you’ll stand out, but in certain ways you’ll fit right in. I’ve been to dozens of Freedia shows and I promise you, that crowd is made up entirely of Democrats.
— Read on www.nola.com/entertainment/2019/04/dear-governor-edwards-come-see-big-freedia-at-jazz-fest-with-me.html
Big Freddia performs on the Congo Square Stage during Jazz Fest at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans on Saturday, April 28, 2018. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)