Shanice sang with Michael Jackson on the track entitled, “Behind the Mask,” the album also features Akon, 50 Cent, Lenny Kravitz and more.
She admits that her songwriting is meatier now that she has experienced marriage and motherhood. She also makes clear that in the past she always had a big hand in writing the material on her albums and has always produced her own vocals, but now she is actually being credited for her efforts. It’s been a long journey for the international soul virtuoso. Having been in the music business since she was 11 years old, Shanice started her career by taking the top prize on the world-renowned show Star Search She also appeared on the popular Kids Incorporated, recorded 4 albums, was nominated for a Grammy and starred on Broadway in Les Miserables as well as making countless guest appearances on television.
Shanice has won the admiration of many of the music industry’s most respected names by performing many notable duets including “Love Will Follow” with Kenny Loggins on his “Live In The Redwoods” CD, “Breathe Again” on Babyface’s MTV Unplugged CD, and “If I Never Knew You”, the hit single with Jon Secada from Disney’s “Pocahontas”. Shanice’s voice has been included on soundtracks from the movies, “Boomerang”, “The Meteor Man” and she sang a cover of Gladys Knight and the Pips’ “If I Were Your Woman” in the movie “Panther.” Shanice has also opened up for the pop group N’ Sync she graced the stage with pop icon Justin Timberlake at Atlanta’s Lakeview Amphitheatre, when he joined her in a duet performance of her memorable ballad “Yesterday”.
Shanice has performed with major recording artist Josh Groban in heart melting renditions of The Prayer in both English and Italian live at the Bellagio in Las Vegas for a fundraiser given by philanthropist Michael Milken and hotel impresario Steve Wynn. Shanice has remained widely visible, receiving close to six million hits from her YouTube followers, prompting an article in Huffington Post wherein she was called a marketing genius.
There is great depth & passion on this effort and Shanice says that it doesn’t stop here with the music. She plans to get back out in front of the camera soon as an actress as well. “Shanice’s voice and personality has ripened into a seductive, grown and very sexy young woman,” declares her management team. “She is a phenomenal artist that must be reckoned with“.
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