Ashanti wrote and sang background on Jennifer Lopez's "Ain't It Funny (Murder Remix)", which reached number one on Billboard Hot 100, which was also in the top 10 chart at the same time as "Foolish", "Always on Time" (with Ja Rule), and "What's Luv? Her mother, Tina Douglas, is a former dance teacher, and her father, Ken-Kaide Thomas Douglas, is a former singer.Her mother named her after the Ashanti Empire in Ghana; in this nation, women had power and influence, and Tina wanted her daughter to follow that model.As ever, we don’t shy away from the questions you really want answers to. It’s also how the things that happen in war can be very similar to what happens with love as well. I was like this actually sums up the concept of the album as well.There was something strong about it that felt like that was the right title of the album.
When she was three years old, Ashanti sang in a gospel choir called "Having Some Fun and the Handsome Pigeons," but her mother discovered her full singing potential when she overheard Ashanti singing Mary J. By the time Ashanti hit puberty, her mother was sending out demo tapes of her singing and dancing.Growing up, Ashanti took dance lessons and joined the church choir.Ashanti went to Bernice Johnson Cultural Arts Center, where she studied different dance styles, including tap, jazz, ballet, African, modern, and hip hop. Apparently Sutton has a rap sheet of charges including credit card forgery, identity theft, drug possession and police obstruction. I'm over the moon and feeling so blessed to be able to share my life with the one I truly love. 💍💍😍😍❤️❤️A video posted by Angela Simmons (@angelasimmons) on Apr 26, 2016 at am PDT is reporting Ang's man is a non-celeb named Sutton Tennyson.