Canadian country singer who rose to popularity in the 1990s, including "Take it Like a Man." She had success in the U.S. with singles that made the Billboard Hot Country Songs.
She studied how to help the mentally handicapped during her time in college. She started a band in 1983.
She was inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame in 2011.
Her father was a performer in a country group and her mother was a singer with the Reflections.
She opened for Kenny Rogers on his 1991 tour.