Country music singer who whose single "We Belong Together" reached #2 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. She also had success with covers like "Maybe Baby" by Buddy Holly.
She grew up with an interest in horses, music, and acting. At seventeen, she was cast in the lead role for the National Touring Company's production of the musical Hair.
She was named Billboard Magazine's Best New Female Singer in 1979.
She was once married to producer Ray Ruff. In 1998 she married pianist Steve Williams and they had two children.
She was once an opening act for Hank Williams Jr.