Cassandra Wilson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Apr, 2016
Facts of Cassandra Wilson
Date of Birth: 1955 , December-4
Age: 64 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Cassandra Wilson
Birth Name Cassandra Wilson
Father Herman Fowlkes, Jr.
Mother Mary McDaniel
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Jackson, Mississippi
Ethnicity Black
Profession Musician
Net Worth $ 3 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Blonde
Famous for Vocalist, songwriter, producer, arranger
Married Yes
Married to Isaach de Bankol (m. 20002003), Anthony Wilson (m. 19811983)
Children 1
Divorce Yes
Education Millsaps College ,Jackson State University
Movies The Score
Albums Good Deeds:
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Cassandra Wilson born on December 4, 1955, who is 60 years old. Belonging from Jackson, Mississippi of United States professionally she belongs as American Jazz musician. From the year 1985 within the current context of time, she is active within American music industry as vocalist and songwriter further than that she is also a producer and arranger by of music. Basically, instruments used by her are vocals, guitar, and piano that mostly incorporate blues, country and folk music. She is also the receiver of Grammy award twice in her life. Wilson was the youngest child out of 3 children of her parents. Her father was a guitarist whose name is Herman Fowlkes, along with this he was also music teacher and bassist. His mother was elementary school teacher whose name is Mary McDaniel. She was a Ph.D. holder in education as her major subject. She belongs from the mixed descent of Welsh, Fon, and Yoruba. On looking to her father she gathered her interest within the music industry.

Wilson attended 2 universities namely Jackson State University and Millsap’s University where her graduation level of education completed in the major subject as mass communication. After her education, she was proposed to work as assistant public affairs during the year 1981 within one of the local television station named as WDSU. But she did not work for a long duration over there during the very time. By getting influenced in music she started pursuing jazz performance and moved to New York City in the same year for her further career.

Wilson was married previously with her affair named Anthony Wilson. During the year 1981, they got married and divorced in 1983 with high quarrels and differences in their thoughts. She is also the mother of his son whose name is Jervis. During 1980, she gave birth to her son and for the second time, she again got married to Isaach de Bankole. During the year 2000, they got married and her husband is an actor belonging to a profession. He was director of a concert film and collecting a good amount of net worth.

She is also  an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority and her song titled blue note took a good feedback from her fans. Her popularity can also see imaged within YouTube and her biography has missed much information about her personal life. She has been part of many country musical tour and her husband as well as family is very supportive of her career. Her new album new moon daughter is said to be coming in a market very soon waiting for the responses from her fans.

Having tall in height she seems to have an excellent figure. More than this, her salary and net worth is also amazing sum of amount. Within the present phase she is able to collect with the net worth around 3 million American dollars. 

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