Singer, songwriter, record producer, pianist and actress from the Hell’s Kitchen area of Manhattan.
She has has won fifteen Grammy awards from twenty-nine nominations.
“New York gave me a lot of grit, a lot of rough, tough – because it’s a fast-paced city. Everybody’s kind of running somewhere, trying to find themselves, or find where they’re going or find love. It’s a tough city so you’ve gotta toughen up.”