Singer-songwriter who was a member of the superstar girl group Destiny's Child. She has released solo music as well, including the hit single "We Break the Dawn."
She studied criminal justice at Illinois State University, but left after two years to pursue her music career.
She released her solo gospel album, Heart to Yours, in 2002.
She was born to parents Larry, a commodities trader, and his wife Carla. She has one younger sister named Paige. In April 2018, she got engaged to Pastor Chad Johnson, whom she met in March of 2017.
She appeared on the reality show Celebrity Duets, which was created by Simon Cowell.