R&B diva Monifah was raised in Spanish Harlem amid a musical family members, who also encouraged her to function in a number of musicals while young. With the knowledge she gained performing, Monifah authorized a agreement with MCA and released her self-titled recording in 1995. The next year, her solitary “I Miss You (KEEP COMING BACK House)” became an R&B strike. Her second recording, Moods…Moments, premiered on MCA’s Uptown subsidiary in-may 1996. THE VERY BEST Ten solitary “Contact It” produced 1998’s Mo’hogany her biggest recording hit, and 2 yrs later she adopted with Home.