Oct. 10th, 1978
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
5' 5 1/2"
Mya's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- Half Italian
- Recorded a new version of the 'Patti LaBelle' (qv) hit "Lady Marmalade" along with 'Pink (I)' (qv), 'Christina Aguilera' (qv) and 'Kimberly 'Lil' Kim' Jones' (qv) for the _Moulin Rouge! (2001)_ (qv) soundtrack.
- Professional singer
- Studied tap under 'Savion Glover' (qv) of "Bring On Da Noise, Bring On Da Funk" and has performed at places such as the Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Smithsonian and the Shakespeare Theater.
- Once tap-danced on stage with famous tap-dancer 'Gregory Hines' (qv).
- Is a winner of Two MTV Video Music Awards and One Grammy Award.
- Parents are Sherman and Theresa. Younger brothers are Chaz and Nijel.
- Lost out on the female lead role in _Light It Up (1999)_ (qv).