Almost two weeks after Spotfi, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex released their eagerly awaited holiday special Tuesday Announced its multi-year partnership With the couple’s new Archevel audio production company.
The podcast episode features inspirational stats and a star-studded lineup of Sussex friends, all of which reflect their 2020 experiences through audio diaries.
Son of the couple, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, Creates an amazing look and says a few words into the microphone. This is the first time royal fans have heard 1 and a half year olds speak in public.
“We’re glad you’re here. As we all know, this one Year, ”Harry says at the beginning of the chapter. “We really want to respect the kindness and kindness that has helped so many.”
“At the same time, to honor those who have suffered uncertainty and unthinkable loss,” Megan adds. “Our thoughts were with you, especially this holiday season.”
For the special holiday episode, Duke explained that the couple asked some of their friends – and people they admire – to document their thoughts on what they have learned this year and what they hope to achieve by 2021.
“We were curious to hear what they would react to when they had a moment of their own … without going into the sometimes bad dance of video chat,” Harry said. “Meaning, no one has to say ‘you’re dumb’ over and over again – this is one of 2020’s finite phrases.
Special guests include climate and food activist Christina Aden, tennis pro Naomi Osaka, professor and podcast host Brian Brown, Loveland Foundation founder Rachel Kargil, Deepak Chopra, novelist Matt Hayek, poet and psychiatrist Hussain director and actor, director .
Megan who is Stacey Abrams Mentioned speaking In the summer, the World Central Kitchen stops chatting with Jose Andres Recently partner With the couple’s Archive Foundation. The couple’s longtime friends Sir Elton John and James Gordon also pop.
At the end of the chapter, the couple introduces a very special guest – Archie.
Duke drives Archie into the microphone and says, “You can talk on it.”
“Archie, is this fun?” Archie repeats behind her, “Duchess,” she says.
“After me,” Duke says, “Ready? Happy …”
“Happiness …” Archie repeats.
“New …” say the Duke and the Duchess.
“New … year,” Archie concludes all by himself.
“Yes!” Meghan and Harry yell, and before Duke signs the brand “Boom” and laughs, Archie smiles a little.
Spotby previously unveiled a snippet of Harry and Megan (and their podcast voices!) Earlier this month when their new venture and contract was announced.
“Should we, should we start? Hmm? Women first, ”Duke tells Megan at the beginning of the clip. The Duchess replied, “No, tell me! ‘I think it sounds so good with your accent. “
The Duke and Duchess released a statement in December announcing their partnership with Spotify. MW deal with Netflix In September.
“What we like about podcasting is that it reminds us all to take a moment and really listen and connect with each other without distraction,” they said in a joint statement shared with the Huff Post at the time.
“With the challenges of 2020, there has never been a more important time than this, because when we listen to each other, when we listen to each other’s stories, we are reminded of how close we all are to each other,” the two added.
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