11 Questions: Big Freedia on gospel music, gumbo, and hanging out with Beyoncé
In 11 Questions, The A.V. Club asks interesting people 11 interesting questions—and then asks them to suggest one for our next interviewee.
Born and raised in New Orleans, Big Freedia brought the Big Easy’s bounce music to the masses with albums like Dancehall Queen Diva, Just Be Free, and Big Freedia Hitz Vol. 1. Freedia’s reach has, more recently, extended beyond the music world and into both literature—she released her autobiography, God Save The Queen Diva!, this summer—and television, with the fourth season of her show, Big Freedia: Queen Of Bounce, premiering this Wednesday, September 30, on Fuse.
Big Freedia is touring this fall, with dates all over the U.S.
1. What’s the worst job you’ve ever had?
Big Freedia: I don’t know. Oh, God. Because all of my jobs—I’ve felt like they’ve given me experience in …