Ledisi Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 27 Jun, 2016
Facts of Ledisi
Date of Birth: 1972 , March-28
Age: 49 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Ledisi
Birth Name Ledisi Anibade Young
Father Larry Saunders
Mother Nyra Dynese
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New Orleans, Louisiana
Ethnicity Black
Profession Songwriter
Net Worth $2 million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 60 KG
Famous for Recording artist songwriter record producer actress
Boyfriend Chaka Khan
Married Not Yet
Education University of California Berkeley
Awards Not Yet
Albums Lost & Found 2007
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Ledisi Anibade Young known as Ledisi was born in March 28, 1972. She is popular artist focusing her work in acting and music. The meaning of her name is “to bring forth” converting in Yoruba. She is highly influenced personality from Jazz vocals. This 44 years old lady belongs from New Orleans, Louisiana and her genres are R&B, soul, neo soul and jazz. She is active with her profession previously from 1995 and till today she is able to achieve good position in the industry. With unsuccessful presence in group named Anibade, she later formed her own band LeSun records. Sundra Manning started working along with her and her album take time from the band was later nominated in Grammy Award. Anibade was brought up from musical family and her mother name is Nyra Dyenese. Her mother was also associated with one R&B band and her stepfather was professionally a drummer in New Orleans area named Joseph Pierce III. Her real father was singer of Johnny Ace whose name is Larry Sanders.

From the age of 8, Ledisi started his career and got associated with in New Orleans Symphony Orchestra. Later she moved to Oakland, California for further career and she became a part of McChesney Junior High School. She was shy in early time to show up her talent and ability to sing. With great encouragement from her mother she started performing in stage. She studied opera. While she was 5 years old she started playing piano in University of California Berkeley. Additionally she also became a part of Young Musical Programs that boost up her confidence. For now her work success is credited to her band Anibade.

Moving to her relationship story, Ledisi was previously in love with her dating partner Chaka Khan. Though there were rumors about them to get married the story did not take space for long term. Similarly, she was also in affair with boyfriend Maurice White. This story also did not take them in decision to get married. Ledisi bio is more emphasized on her career and songs rather than personal life. Her success from albums and music from early age is all denoted to her mother who motivated her in each and every step of life. She is not married yet but planning to get into it very soon after she will find perfect partner in her life. She seems searching for a real man in her life.

Height of Ledisi is not explicitly available however; her weight is 60 kg approximately. Her stunning pictures with attractive combination of dressing styles are available in internet pages. She is active in twitter. Her instagram account also consists of attractive followers. She is earning good salary with attractive net worth. It is estimated around 2 million American dollars earned by Ledisi in beginning of 2016.