Interviews

In this edition of Fashion Friday, Erica Campbell caught up with make-up artist Jemeise Jordan, who did Erica’s make-up for the Stellar Awards in Las Vegas. She explains that just as we switch out our wardrobes for the season changes, we should also do so for our make-up! She says it’s time to toss out […]

Iyanla Vanzant is “one of America’s most beloved empowerment legends.” She has published 15 books- five of which are bestsellers -that have been translated into 23 languages. Plus, her popular show “Fix My Life,” on OWN, which is kicking off its fourth season, is the most popular reality TV show on that channel. Iyanla talks […]

Dylan Thomas from Hillsong Church chatted with Erica Campbell about the Hillsong family and its music productions. Hillsong started 1983 in Sydney, Australia and grew to become a congregation of over 100,000 people worldwide. Not only that, but Hillsong has created 10 of the most popular worship songs of all time, and sold 16 million […]

Dr. Steve Perry is a former principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford Connecticut, a school that sees 100% of its predominantly low-income students off to four year institutions. Dr. Steve Perry is revolutionizing education in America. He says it is a blessing when you have the opportunity to help a child discover who […]

Dr. Ian Smith is a best-selling author, TV personality and creator of the 50 Million Pound Challenge and the Makeover Mile. He has helped millions of people get healthy and lose weight. First, he breaks down the important statistics about obesity in America: 36% of US adults are obese, but 48% of African Americans are […]

David & Tamela Mann came to the Get Up studio to chat with Erica Campbell and GRIFF about Tamela’s new album, “One Way.” She explains how long it took her to record the album, and why it’s some of her best work so far. They talk about how crucial a good artist and producer relationship […]

Pastor Wess Morgan is an actor and singer. He talks to Erica Campbell & GRIFF about his “Recovery Fest”  a free “big weekend party for people who are fighting back.”  Pastor Wess himself is celebrating over 11 years of being clean from 15 years of using cocaine. His inspiring and encouraging Nashville, TN festival includes […]

Our very own comedian extraordinaire, GRIFF, is the star of a new web series entitled “All That Shabaz.” The show details the story of a history teacher and army veteran, who moves back in with his ex-wife, their children, her new husband and his daughter. GRIFF and the show’s creator and director, Shanice Williamson, chatted […]

Todd Dulaney called up and talked to Erica Campbell about his new album, “Worshipper’s Heart.” He opens up about the process of creating the album, which he reveals is his first live project. He talks about not being satisfied with studio recordings compared to live recordings. Todd also opens up about how he made the […]

Journalist Ed Gordon chatted with Erica Campbell and GRIFF about why he’s been seemingly absent from television for a while, and the exciting journalistic adventure he’s about to embark on. He also talks about the premiere of “Ed Gordon,” his new hour-long TV show on BounceTV. He opens up about his first episode, in which […]

Gospel duo 21:03, made up of Evin Martin & Torrence Greene, chat with Erica Campbell and GRIFF about their brand new EP, “Momentum,” which is their first cross into a new, Christian rap sound. They also explain the idea behind their new single, “God Is The Plug,” and the double-meaning that lies behind “21:03” as their name. […]

On this Fashion Friday, Erica Campbell chats with her business partner and stylist Vernon Martin, who has styled greats such as Cicely Tyson, Serena Williams, Angela Bassett and, of course, Erica herself! Vernon talks about Erica’s very own hair line “Erica By Erica Campbell,” and explains why he wanted to launch it with her. “You’re […]