Nelly dating ashanti 2016 sex dating in fenner california
She was first discovered as a teenager and later signed to Murder Inc. " and Ja Rule's "Always on Time", both of which became two of the biggest hit songs of 2002; Ashanti became the first female artist to occupy the top two positions on the U. Billboard Hot 100 chart simultaneously when "Always on Time" and "What's Luv? In 2002, Ashanti released her eponymous debut album, which sold over 505,000 copies throughout the U. The album has since been certified triple platinum in the United States and sold six million copies worldwide.The lead single for the album, "Foolish", was a critical and commercial success; it reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100.A second single, the ballad "Don't Let Them", garnered little chart success after Def Jam refused to fund a music video due to Irv Gotti's legal troubles during his money laundering trial.Her subsequent albums, including The Declaration (2008) and Braveheart (2014), the latter of which was released independently, were less successful.Her mother, Tina Douglas, is a former dance teacher, and her father, Ken-Kaide Thomas Douglas, is a former singer.
Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas (born October 13, 1980), known simply as Ashanti, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and actress. That year, she was featured on Fat Joe's "What's Luv? The album earned her many awards, including eight Billboard Music Awards, two American Music Awards, and a Grammy Award in 2003 for Best Contemporary R&B Album.In the "Rain on Me" mini-movie music video—directed by Hype Williams and co-starring Larenz Tate—Ashanti portrays a troubled young woman in an abusive relationship.She received a Lifetime Channel Achievement Award for her message speaking out against domestic violence. In December 2004, Ashanti released her third studio album, Concrete Rose, the title of which took on Tupac Shakur's pseudonym "The Rose That Grew from Concrete". S with first week sales of 254,000 copies, and eventually became her third platinum certified album.She also received a Comet Award and two Soul Train Music Awards that same year.Ashanti became the subject of controversy when it was announced that she would receive the Soul Train Aretha Franklin Award for "Entertainer of the Year", a high school student took offense and started an on-line petition against her, explaining to The Seattle Times that she was too new to deserve the award.