Skip navigation

Meal of Your Life: Macy Gray shares her pre-performance meal

The Grammy-winning singer recalls waitressing and meeting Billy Dec

Chicago restaurateur Billy Dec hosts the Meal of Your Life podcast, where distinguished guests — from fellow renowned chefs to athletes and celebrities — discuss a defining meal.

Macy Gray, a Grammy Award-winning R&B and soul singer, songwriter and actress, sits down with Dec in this latest installment. The longtime friends discuss Gray’s memory of waitressing for Barbara Streisand and Meryl Streep, meeting each other at a buffet 15 years ago, and the foods she enjoys with her family and before performing on-stage.

You can subscribe to the Meal of Your Life podcast on iTunes.

Billy Dec is an Emmy Award winning television personality and actor, and the founder and CEO of Rockit Ranch, which operates seven restaurants, bars and nightclubs in Chicago. For the past three years, he has served on the White House Advisory Commission on Asian American & Pacific Islanders and the White House Bullying Prevention Task Force.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.