“I’m not between you and your ambition” – 32 Flavours

Written by DEKYA

“Squint your eyes and look closer
I’m not between you and your ambition
I am a poster girl with no poster
I am thirty-two flavors and then some
And I’m beyond your peripheral vision
So you might want to turn your head
‘Cause someday you’re going to get hungry
And eat most of the words you just said….”

Ani DiFranco’s catalog is expansive. Both DiFranco and her music can be described as punk, honest, powerful, unapologetic, and at times, even jarring. DiFranco launched her music career at the age of 14. Four years later, she started her own label, Righteous Babe Records, which has allowed her to answer to no one but herself.

Although she has enjoyed some commercial success with songs featured in major movies, DiFranco is an indie artist at heart. DiFranco’s music also embodies her commitment to social activism. Her lyrics are raw, often blunt, and she uses both her art and her platform to support causes she believes in. Most important, DiFranco offers an unabashed honesty in her music…