I knew my interview with singer Megan Nicole looked promising when she walked up to me dressed in a black and white striped shirt (that matched her nail polish) and a tutu.
The YouTube star made the rounds at several radio stations in Vegas before our lunch together. She knows it’ll take a lot of work to transition from Internet sensation to bonafied pop superstar, but she’s well on her way.
We sat down at an Italian restaurant to talk, but before I could order spaghetti and meatballs, her tour manager chimed in we’re actually grabbing dessert.
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As I waited for whatever chocolate thing to arrive, I asked Megan if strangers recognizing her is weird, like, dessert at 2 PM weird.
“It’s been a gradual build over the years. I’ve been doing this for six years now,” the 21-year-old says before admitting she’s grateful and somewhat surprised people followed along for so long.