Soul Sisters



Inspiring women in music, from Grammy-winners to exciting up-and-comers to actors in music-centric projects, join Billboard to get real about what inspired THEM to follow their passions and become the powerhouses they are today. Soul Sisters is hosted by Billboard's Jessie Katz (@therealjkatz) and singer Darah Golub (@tnyls) of the indie-pop band Parlour Tricks.


  • Lola Kirke

    Lola Kirke

    09/05/2018 Duration: 35min

    Actor and performer Lola Kirke tells us how she's managed to star in a hit Amazon show (Mozart in the Jungle), several upcoming feature films AND record a new album which will be out later this year - plus she explains the power of putting together an all-female rock band.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Bettye LaVette

    Bettye LaVette

    25/04/2018 Duration: 37min

    Bettye LaVette joins Soul Sisters to tell us how, at 72 years old, the Motown-veteran soul singer (though she disputes the term) is really just getting started.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Georgia Nott

    Georgia Nott

    18/04/2018 Duration: 36min

    Broods singer Georgia Nott joins Soul Sisters to tell us about The Venus Project, her female-collaborative effort whose new album is a culmination of Nott's experiences as a woman in the industry and world at large.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Carly Pearce

    Carly Pearce

    11/04/2018 Duration: 34min

    Country singer Carly Pearce tells us how she parlayed years of hustling in the Nashville singer/songwriter scene into the breakthrough moment she's having now as one of country music's hottest rising stars.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Dessa


    04/04/2018 Duration: 39min

    Dessa - artist, writer, poet and boss lady of hip-hop collective Doomtree - joins Soul Sisters around the release of her latest album Chime to tell us how she became such a multi-hyphenate force to be reckoned with.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Lauren Jauregui  Delaney Tarr

    Lauren Jauregui & Delaney Tarr

    30/03/2018 Duration: 01h14min

    Fifth Harmony's Lauren Jauregui and school shooting survivor/gun control activist Delaney Tarr discuss what Generation Z can do to change the future, on this special bonus episode of Soul Sisters.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • First Aid Kit

    First Aid Kit

    28/03/2018 Duration: 35min

    Klara and Johanna Söderberg of First Aid Kit join Billboard's Soul Sisters Podcast to address rumors of a rift between them and explain what fueled their new album Ruins.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Sarah Elizabeth Charles

    Sarah Elizabeth Charles

    21/03/2018 Duration: 49min

    Performer, composer and teaching artist Sarah Elizabeth Charles reunites with her old friend and Soul Sister co-host Darah to catch us up on her inspiring journey turning music into a powerful tool for social activism in New York City.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Hayley Kiyoko

    Hayley Kiyoko

    14/03/2018 Duration: 33min

    Hayley Kiyoko is proving not just to be one of the hottest rising stars in pop music today, but one whose rise as an unabashedly, nay celebratorily gay artist signals an important moment for our culture in general. She joins Soul Sisters to tell us how "growing up there was just no content that was hopeful" for people who wanted to see queer romance normalized onscreen in the way that she has with her self-directed, highly-viewed music videos.   See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Jane Birkin

    Jane Birkin

    07/03/2018 Duration: 35min

    Jane Birkin joins Soul Sisters to talk about her iconic work and life with Serge Gainsbourg - which she has resurrected with her latest album, Birkin/Gainsbourg Le symphonique - and how she feels about the word "iconic" (which is commonly ascribed to her) to begin with.   See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Marissa Paternoster

    Marissa Paternoster

    28/02/2018 Duration: 41min

    Marissa Paternoster of Screaming Females talks early journal writing, her feelings on the term "shredding" and why people are so damn confused at her band's name.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Ute Lemper

    Ute Lemper

    21/02/2018 Duration: 45min

    Ute Lemper lends Soul Sisters her perspective on our current political moment as an international citizen and performer who has seen - and sang - it all.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Andrea Gibson

    Andrea Gibson

    14/02/2018 Duration: 48min

    Happy Valentine's Day from your Soul Sisters! On this episode genderqueer poet/performer Andrea Gibson joins the show to talk turning love, politics, gender and other elements of the human experience into powerful art on their new album 'Hey Galaxy' and book 'Take Me With You.'  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Natalia Lafourcade

    Natalia Lafourcade

    07/02/2018 Duration: 35min

    Grammy-winning Mexican artist Natalia Lafourcade joins the show just before attending the 60th Grammy Awards for her nominated album Musas to tell us about her next album and what awards really mean to her - including the Oscars, now that her song with Miguel in the animated film Coco has been nominated for one of those as well.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Brandy Clark

    Brandy Clark

    31/01/2018 Duration: 41min

    Prolific country songwriter, singer and all-around badass boss lady Brandy Clark joins the show to give us tips on crafting great songs, balancing the personal and political, and surviving the Grammys.  See for privacy and opt-out information.



    24/01/2018 Duration: 41min

    MILCK joins the show on the day of her EP release and just before her headlining performance at the New York Women's March to tell us how she's become one of the leading voices of today's feminist movement.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Charlotte Gainsbourg

    Charlotte Gainsbourg

    17/01/2018 Duration: 31min

    Charlotte Gainsbourg, actor/musician and music royalty, joins Soul Sisters to talk about overcoming familial grief and her own discomfort to make her latest album, Rest.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Camila Meza

    Camila Meza

    10/01/2018 Duration: 52min

    Jazz artist Camila Meza joins Soul Sisters on the eve of New York's Winter Jazzfest to offer some real talk about the challenges facing women in that genre today - and what she suggests we can do about it.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Lizzy Plapinger

    Lizzy Plapinger

    03/01/2018 Duration: 01h10min

    Lizzy Plapinger kicks the new year off right for Soul Sisters as the co-founder of Neon Golden Records/front woman of MS MR/solo act known as LPX tells us how she became such a triple-threat talent - and what challenges still lie ahead.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Sarah McLachlan

    Sarah McLachlan

    27/12/2017 Duration: 22min

    Sarah McLachlan calls in from her home in Vancouver for a special holiday episode to discuss her recent Grammy nomination, the 20th anniversary of Lilith Fair and how she's battled double standards in the music industry to become one of the most cherished artists of her time.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

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