R&B vocalist who have won a Grammy for Ideal Feminine R&B Vocal Efficiency on her behalf 1991 one “HOW DO I Sooth the pain.” She’s also worked being a backup vocalist for some from the world’s biggest performers, including Tina Turner as well as the Rolling Rocks. She was raised in NEW YORK and got her begin performing beneath the stage name Xena in the first 80’s. She was highlighted prominently in the Academy Award-winning 2013 back-up vocalist documentary 20 Foot From Stardom. She’s two young brothers. She’s frequently performed live duets with Rolling Rocks frontman Mick Jagger.