Gospel singer, radio host, producer, and actress who was named #1 Gospel Artist of the decade in Billboard Magazine's 2009 issue.
Originally a teacher, she left her job to become a singer.
She became host of her own radio talk show: The Yolanda Adams Morning Show.
She separated from Tim Crawford in 2004. She and Crawford had a daughter named Taylor together. She was previous married to Troy Mason.
Her song "Believe" was featured in the movie Honey, starring Jessica Alba.