The Duchess of Sussex Globally successful podcasts ‘Archetypes’ Wins People’s Choice Award.
The Duchess of Sussex welcomed phenomenal Women like Serena Williams, Mariah Carey, Paris Hilton and other stars on Archetypes to discuss the labels that hold women back.
So, On Tuesday, 6th December , it did not come as a surprise that Archetypes won the People’s Choice Award for pop podcast of 2022. Archetypes was nominated alongside Call Her Daddy, Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard, Not Skinny But Not Fat, Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend, SmartLess, Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlain and Why Won’t You Date Me? With Nicole Byer and Archetypes emerged to be the Winner.
To acknowledge the achievement, Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex took to Archewell website to thank the fans and supporters of the show.
“Thank you to all the supporters and fans of Archetypes who voted for us for this special People’s Choice Award,” Meghan said in a statement that was posted on the website. “I loved digging my hands into the process, sitting up late at night in bed, working on the writing and creative. And I loved digging deep into meaningful conversation with my diverse and inspiring guests, laughing and learning with them, and with each of you listening.”
“It has been such a labor of love with an amazing team who were each instrumental in helping to bring this series to life,” she added. “Special thanks to Terry Wood who was my right hand in this special project, along with Catherine, Rebecca, Andy, Matt, and the wider team who all worked hard to make each moment resonate. Above all, huge thanks to each of you who voted. Your support means the world.”
Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex was not able to accept the award in person because she was in New York City for the Ripple of Hope Award Gala that was honouring her and her husband, Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex for their work in Community building, like Uvade playground, Advocating for Mental health, fighting injustice and racism, Advocating for Vaccines equity and supporting Women, financially and supplying the needed materials for various organizations by partnering with various brands and other social impact action through their Archewell Foundation. . To recognize their work, they were recipients of Robert F. Kennedy Ripple of Hope Award.
Archewell Audio,one of branches of Archewell co_founded by remarkable Harry and Meghan announced it’s multi-year partnership with Spotify in August 2020. According to its profile page, Archetypes intends to ” investigate, dissect, and subvert the labels that try to hold women back.”
Guests across the 12 episodes included Serena Williams, Mariah Carey, Mindy Kaling, Margaret Cho, Lisa Ling, Constance Wu, Paris Hilton, Issa Rae and Jameela Jamil for conversations on ambition, race, mental health and more.
Archetypes premiered on the streamer in late August, topping the Spotify charts upon its debut and throughout it’s end of the season 1.
We are definitely looking forward to season 2!