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Season five “Sunday Best” finalist Danetra Moore, who recently inked a recording contract with Tyscot Music, proves just how much of a vocal powerhouse she is.

She took a moment to chat with us about all the things going on in her life at the moment. Take a look!

E8: What do you hope people can learn from your career path?

Danetra Moore: I hope people will learn to never give up, be patient, follow God and to never sell yourself out just for fame. God’s word says that, “our gift will make room for us”. So, stand with God and on Holy word.

E8: What has been your greatest lesson in life?

One of my greatest lessons has been to be patient and trust the promise. It may not be the right time and I may not understand why things may go a certain way but in the end it will work out for my good.

E8: Who is your hero and why?

Danetra Moore: My mother is my hero. I come from a musically inclined family where my parents and grand parents had the opportunity to do music full time and professionally but the sacrificed to provide for their family. My mother has sacrificed so much to push me to follow my dreams, her dreams, the dreams of my grand parents and great-grand parents and now I have the opportunity to make dreams a reality.

E8:What encourages you to get up and go on?

Danetra Moore: Do you have a mantra Knowing that today will soon be yesterday,tomorrow will be today, everyday is another chance to be better, think better, live better, dream bigger and to make a difference. When life is hard and I want to give up I tell myself, “I’m going to make it, find your light in the dark because it’s always there” “I WILL choose life, happiness, positivity, I have that power and right”!

E8: What Is the mist shocking fact about you that people don’t know.

Danetra Moore: I’m very frugal. If I can do it, then I will.

E8: What do you want to do this year?

Danetra Moore:like to go on a vacation because although I’ve traveled the world I’ve never really had a moment to relax.

E8: How has this project/ time in your life changed you and made you better?

Danetra Moore: The project has strengthened my relationship with God and patience. He allowed different things to happen in my life at different moments of the recording process that allowed to write these songs and the only through it was to communicate with Him and write.

E8; What do you want your fans to know?

Danetra Moore:I want my fans to know that I am just like you! We are each other’s keeper. Many times I’ve faced hard trials feeling alone and I never want any to feel alone. So I encourage everyone to find the “light in the dark”. No matter how hard, dark or rough life may be. Speak positive, think positive. You choose to be happy and optimistic. There’s always something to smile about and be thankful for. I want my music to be uplifting and encouraging. Light in the dark is not just and album title or a song it’s a lifestyle. I love you all! Let’s be the “light in the dark” for each other.

Danetra Moore’s new single, “Only God Can,” is more than just a song, it’s a testament of faith and beliefs. As Moore continues to fight through tough times and speculations, she finds solace through her music. “Only God Can” the first single off of her new highly anticipated album “Light In the Dark” will not disappoint audiences, because it’s a lifestyle, a way to live your life.

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