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Birthday
28, 1972
Birthplace
New Orleans, LA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
28, 1972 (age 47)
Birthplace
New Orleans, LA

About

Nine-time Grammy nominated R&B and jazz singer in categories that include Best R&B Album, Best New Artist, Best Female R&B Vocal Performance, and Best R&B Song.

Before Fame

She formed a group called Anibade in 1995. She released her first solo album called Soulsinger: The Revival in 2000.

Trivia

She has released acclaimed albums titled Feeling Orange but Sometimes Blue, Lost & Found, Turn Me Loose, Pieces of Me, and The Truth.

Family Life

Her father is soul singer Larry Sanders. Her mother was a R&B singer of her own right. Her stepfather, who helped raise her, was a drummer.

Associated With

She landed the role of gospel singer Mahalia Jackson in the 2014 film Selma.