In addition to writing bangers, she was also the first African American woman to be named songwriter of the year by the prestigious American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers (ASCAP) in 2000.
Her accolades are numerous but we’re sure that you really don’t know ’bout Kandi like you should.
Despite not actually being a musician, Jimmy Fallon also found a way to weasel himself onto this thing: He’ll handle the role of King George III alongside The Roots on “You’ll Be Back.” (He’s already sort of done this, mind you.) The Roots, naturally, are prominently featured: After all, Questlove and Black Thought produced the cast recording. Sia, Kelly Clarkson, Nas, Ashanti, Ja Rule, Busta Rhymes, and more also make appearances.
The Billboard Music Awards 2017 are currently underway at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
It was the first song to peak at 140 million audience impressions.
Being able to purchase her first home at 19 years old, it’s clear that this woman has been thinking business for a long time.
Despite what some of her Real Houswives’ cast mates and even former group members would have us believe about her, Kandi has more than proven she’s not one to sleep on.
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