JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Tiffany, the ‘80s pop star recognized for her cowl of the tune “I Assume We’re Alone Now,” is discovering new methods to attach along with her followers through the coronavirus pandemic.
Forward of an event Sunday night at Hamburger Mary’s Jacksonville, Tiffany Darwish sat down with News4Jax to speak about her latest endeavors.
“I had a tour approaching, new album approaching for final yr, and I labored 4 years to make that occur, to be on the proper spot to point out folks I may sing, that I’m rocking new music, all of it, so it has been a journey for me,” she mentioned. “We have been high-fiving one-minute, after which actually the world stopped, so the primary couple of months I didn’t need to present how wired I used to be.”
Like so many, Tiffany was confronted with a problem in 2020.
“I didn’t know what to do. I’ve been a touring artist for 4 years straight. That’s my revenue,” she mentioned. “I believed ‘What can I do to maintain issues rolling, to maintain my followers engaged, to be making new followers, to come back full circle again to music?’ And I believed, ‘There’s nothing actually I need to do as a lot time as I put into music aside from cooking.’”
So the singer turned foodie whipped up “Let’s Meals with Tiffany,” a cooking membership.
“I’m foodie, and I like my time within the kitchen,” Tiffany mentioned. “Unbeknownst to me, it began about three years in the past, I might prepare dinner and discuss to my followers at meet and greets, and one way or the other they obtained onto about recipes and I threw a receipt on the market to somebody — my Lebanese hen, my Lebanese cinnamon hen, really, a household recipe I modified a bit bit for me. It began to take by itself life.”
Tiffany defined how her household was supportive of her cooking when she was youthful.
“This glorious affect of various cultures and completely different tastes and herbs, and my grandmother would principally say you should utilize the kitchen, however you simply have to scrub it, so I used to be all the time in there infusing issues and studying various things,” she mentioned. “I beloved that they inspired me to prepare dinner and be inventive, and, after all, they inspired me to sing.”
Tiffany mentioned the kitchen is the place she continues to attach along with her followers.
“I’m like a bit child proper now. I find it irresistible. I like that once I meet followers on Zooma, we discuss music for 5 minutes after which we discuss meals the remainder of the time,” Tiffany mentioned. “It’s an excellent new expertise with us.”
Within the meantime, Tiffany is hoping to launch a brand new album, “Shadows,” quickly.
“Proper now, we’re saying June. Cross your fingers that we’ll have the ability to tour. It is extremely exhausting to launch an album and never have that stay component that goes with it. They actually do go hand in hand,” she mentioned. “I’m cleared for June to date.”
However Tiffany mentioned her largest accomplishment isn’t singing or cooking.
“The most important accomplishment is my son, being a mother,” she mentioned. “That’s the neatest thing I’ve ever finished in my life.”
And she or he mentioned that love is her inspiration — whether or not it’s on stage or within the kitchen.
Along with Sunday’s occasion at 7 p.m., the foodie singer, songwriter, actress and former teen icon may also have occasions at Hamburger Mary’s Jacksonville with the Foodie Group at 7 p.m. on Feb. 7 and Feb. 11.
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