Montana Tucker would possibly solely be 28-years-old however she already is aware of what kind of function mannequin she needs to be.
The social media influencer, who has over 10 million followers throughout varied platforms, instructed Fox Information that she believes “in the event you exude positivity and also you exude authenticity, I feel it comes again to you.”
“I really feel like social media creators or influencers have such a nasty rap as a result of there are such a lot of of them that are not utilizing their platform for good,” the singer/actress/dancer mentioned.
Tucker acknowledged that she has a youthful following who “lookup” to her.
“I attempt as a lot as I can to answer DMs and feedback and I’ve performed plenty of anti-bullying movies as a result of I used to be actually bullied in center college and highschool. I am unable to think about what it is like being a child now with social media,” she empathized.
Tucker, who has already labored with the likes of Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull, Flo Rida, and Ciara, admitted that even she will get down some days.
“There are days the place I get actually down on myself or, you realize, identical to everybody else, I’m going by boy issues and friendship issues. My mother and father bought divorced once I was 17 so I take care of all these life experiences that everybody else offers with too,” she described.
“However creating is my outlet. So I like to bop and sing and make these movies as a result of that is my manner of expressing myself.”
Tucker defined that posting movies a couple of susceptible time comparable to a day when she’s battling physique picture is simply as essential as a brand new dance video.
“I’m going by that quite a bit when posting photographs or posting movies and I have a look at myself and I am like, ‘Do I look okay right here? I am not feeling skinny sufficient in the present day or I’ve pimples on my face in the present day.’ So I’m going by all these items and I attempt to painting that in my content material that it is okay to take care of that stuff as a result of we’re all coping with it, however that we’re all so lovely and distinctive in our personal methods,” she added.
Somebody who impressed her endlessly is her grandmother, who has been battling Alzheimer’s for over 12 years.
“She’s some of the essential folks in my life and all the time has been such an enormous inspiration and function mannequin,” Tucker gushed.
“She’s additionally a Holocaust survivor. So she has simply survived and realized a lot in her lifetime. And I feel that is perhaps the place I get a few of my work ethic from as a result of she’s all the time instructed my mother and myself to by no means hand over it doesn’t matter what,” Tucker recalled.
The Florida-native not too long ago introduced her plans to create a music and dance program with Miami Jewish Well being that can incorporate motion and mind chemistry to spice up the wellbeing of these with cognitive impairment.
It is going to be rolled out throughout the globe, and the purpose is to assist thousands and thousands identified with Alzheimer’s stimulate completely different components of their brains, keep lively, enhance wellbeing, and produce some pleasure into their days.
“I feel Alzheimer’s is such a horrible illness that lots of people look over plenty of occasions as a result of it isn’t bodily… you possibly can’t actually see it. However clearly, all of us can by no means know what is going on on in somebody’s head. I feel it is one of many hardest illnesses to undergo as a grandchild,” Tucker mentioned.
When it comes to what Tucker needs to perform subsequent, her purpose is to carry out on the Tremendous Bowl and she or he’s getting one step nearer each day.
First up, she as a brand new tune out with YouTube star and singer Todrick Corridor.
“He’s a fully unimaginable artist and really large within the LGBTQ group. So we have now a tune popping out that is known as ‘Be Myself’ and it is about everybody simply staying true to themselves,” she mentioned.
Tucker added how the tune is about discovering your personal energy and residing an genuine life, which is Tucker’s hope for all her followers.