Virgin Music recently sat down with Kate to discuss her career in retrospect, covering everything from her debut on Myspace to what it’s like to own her own label.

According to Kate, she’s now “free to experiment with my look and my sound” and loves sharing her experience with up-and-coming musicians. “It’s amazing working with new artists,” Kate said, whether she’s “giving them tips and pointers and seeing their live shows improve or their stage presence, or helping to tackle more business-focused obstacles.”

Find the full interview here.