Songwriter-turned-R&B-superstar who released the debut album In a Perfect World..., which charted at #4 on the Billboard 200.
She started her career at the age of fourteen in the band D'Signe. She was a member of the songwriting team called The Clutch.
Besides her hit singles, she is known for her acting in the film Think Like a Man in 2012.
She grew up in a middle-class family in Decatur, Georgia with four other siblings. She dated basketball player Serge Ibaka.
Her singing debut was on the single "The Way I Are" by Timbaland.