Grammy Award-nominated hip hop and soul singer whose debut album, The Way It Is, hit Platinum status in 2005. She gained further fame on the reality show Family First.
She formed early friendships with Musicians Tupac Shakur and MC Hammer as a teenager.
She starred in a six-episode documentary titled Keyshia Cole: The Way It Is in 2006.
She married professional basketball player Daniel Gibson in May 2011. In May 2017, she announced that she and Gibson were divorcing. They have a son named Daniel Jr.
In 2012, she collaborated with Lil Wayne on his fifth studio album, Woman to Woman.