Franklin says that he invites listeners into shared moments through intimate conversations exploring faith, redemption and the realities of today's world. He will be hosting popular names across entertainment, beginning with Pharrell Williams. The first episode is available here.

Franklin says that, in a deeply personal and introspective conversation that explores shared common experiences, he will aim to provide listeners with insight as Pharrell discusses his approach to life and his relationship with God.

In the series, Pharrell talks about the lasting impact of Gospel music and the Pentecostal Church on his formative years, as well as his discovery of purpose and how it informs his life.

The conversation spans discussion around the Covid-19 pandemic to lighter moments that touch upon Pharrell's well-known skincare regimen and his new series Voices of Fire that recently launched on Netflix.

Throughout the season, Franklin will aim to lead thought-provoking conversations with some of the most impactful thought leaders, artists and activists, including:
  • Chance the Rapper
  • Chris Paul
  • Glennon Doyle
  • H.E.R, and
  • Kelly Rowland.
The podcast will see individuals engage and explore their thoughts around race, religion, politics, music and self-expression. The conversations will make space for laughter, joy and lighter moments and Franklin will offer original music penned for the series.

"Good Words is a podcast where culture meets faith and a place where my guest can be real and open like you have never heard before," concludes Franklin.

The podcast is produced in partnership with Spoke Media. The executive producer is Keisha 'TK' Dutes. Listeners can subscribe on all major podcast platforms, including Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Stitcher.

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