On December 31st of 2021, Danielle Ponder quit her job. It was five days before the singer’s 40th birthday, and she couldn’t wait any longer to pursue her true passion. For a long time, singing was something she did on the side, but with the release of her debut album, Some of Us Are Brave in 2022, it’s become her main focus. Ponders’ profound wisdom shines in her gorgeously rendered soul and R&B.
Learn more about Danielle’s amazing story, which you can hear her tell on World Cafe.