In This Episode: BlueSkye

Michigan’s teen sensation BlueSkye Riley is ushering in a refreshing era for homegrown music. With over 20 cross-genre songs penned by age 14.
She was the 2022 Nicole B. Tate / Miriam Makeba Rising Star Award recipient from Herizon Music Foundation, with her original music video “America’s Middle Class” winning over the judges.

BlueSkye covers:

    • The origin of her unique name
    • The not-so-lucky Lucky Penny
    • The story of the song “America’s Middle Class”
    • What it’s like to audition for the television show The Voice

Show Notes


Guest: Blue Skye
Host: Thea Wood
Production: Chloe Brown & Yuxuan Shi
Theme song: Pond 5
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Guest Links – BlueSkye


America’s Middle Class by BlueSkye

“What’s up” – 4 Non Blondes (Cover)


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