The first female of Epic/Darkchild is Rhona Bennett and she actually is the prodigy of studio genius Rodney Jerkins, founder of Darkchild Records. The 21-year-old indigenous Chicago beauty provides what must be done to be always a hit an excellent voice, design, and appears. After being discovered by an area agent, she was booked on her behalf first major function which came within an Oprah Winfrey series for ABC. This is an important executing, as it result in an audition for the Disney Channel’s Mickey Mouse Membership leading to her learning to be a full-fledged Mousekateer. The Mickey Mouse Golf club offers spawned such titles such as for example Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera, and she actually is a good friend of ‘N Sync’s Justin Timberlake. After four years like a Mousekateer, Bennett relocated to California and done building her performing career, which result in guest places with Martin Lawrence on Martin, Living Solitary, and The Solitary Man. She starred in UPN’s Homeboys in SPACE in 1996. In 1998, she acted in her 1st self-employed film, No Vacancy, starring Christina Ricci and Lolita Davidovitch, accompanied by a repeating role within the Jamie Foxx Display. Rhona, who authorized to Jerkins’ Darkchild Information in 1999, offers spent the number of years honing her picture and she’s drawn beneficial vocal evaluations to Whitney Houston using the added appears of supermodel Tyra Banking institutions. Rhona’s solitary “Satisfied” premiered in 2001 using the self-titled LP, Rhona released later on that year.