Grammy Award-nominated soul singer who released two platinum-selling albums, Soul of a Woman and Mirror Mirror. In 2019, she began starring in the BET series American Soul.
She first performed in her church choir at age six. She appeared as a guest vocalist on songs like Mariah Carey's "Fantasy."
She won a Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul or Rap New Artist for "Friend of Mine" in 1998.
She was married to Jeffrey Rolle from 1992 to 2015. She and Rolle raised a daughter named Jonia and a son named Jeffrey Jr.
She and R. Kelly both performed on the remix of "Friend of Mine."