Grammy Award-winning R&B singer who's released more than half a dozen multi-platinum records, including My Life, which went 3x Platinum and won the 1995 Billboard Music Award for Top R&B Album. Her most popular songs include "Be Without You," "Real Love," "My Life," and "Not Gon' Cry."
She sang at church and became Uptown Records' first female artist as a background singer in 1989.
She released a perfume called My Life, which broke HSN records by selling 65,000 bottles during its premiere.
She married her manager, record executive Kendu Isaacs, on December 7, 2003. After more than a decade, the couple filed for divorce.