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Dylan Dunlap on “The Voice,” Music, Mental Health, and Self Care

The singer-songwriter from "The Voice" shares with Thrive on Campus audiences about his own struggles with mental health, and how he developed thick skin and tenacity while pursuing his dreams of being a solo artist.

Courtesy of Dylan Dunlap
Courtesy of Dylan Dunlap

I am stoked that I had an opportunity to interview Dylan Dunlap. Dylan is a Los Angeles based singer-songwriter who got his start by being a contestant on the Voice and from there he launched a solo career, with songs like “Face Value” and “Do We Need to Go Out?

The 23-year-old artist also dedicates his platform to mental health awareness and breaking the stigma behind mental illness. Dylan, who has his own battles with mental health, says that this cause is more important to him than his music, and that he always wants his fans struggling from mental illness to know that they are not alone.

He talks to me about these issues, as well as gives advice to young millennials on how to stay productive while reaching for big goals!

Also, check out the premiere of the live acoustic session of Dylan’s new song, “Do We Need To Go Out?” directly after the interview!

See the interview below

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