"It's just where my heart really is," she says during an interview in a trendy Manhattan hotel. "I love going back and forth and doing a little bit of [singing and acting]. I feel fulfilled creatively by a little bit of both."
"You can lose yourself in the work that she's doing, and you're not sort of sitting there, thinking about her life and what she ate for breakfast," she says of the Oscar-winning actress. "Unfortunately, there are those celebrities — and it's not their fault — but you can't really detach yourself from their persona. And it works to their detriment, you know?"