Later this month, a North Carolina politician will head to Los Angeles hoping to come home a Grammy winner! 

Pierce Freelon was recently a Durham City councilman and a former candidate for mayor and state senate. But, this month he’ll campaign for a Grammy that could change his life forever. 

We head to Durham to hang out in his studio, we’ll wander the streets of downtown Durham and talk about his political career. Plus, we'll find out why he’s not the only one in his family hoping for a Grammy this year.

About the Podcast

With the speed of the local news cycle, it's easy to forget that the politicians who represent us and the influencers in our communities are more than just sound bites. North Carolina veteran reporter and anchor Tim Boyum is loosening his signature bow tie for candid conversations with power players across the state. In "Tying It Together," Tim uncovers what makes these newsmakers tick, explores fascinating life stories and helps all of us get a better grasp on the issues affecting our community.

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