Grace studied theatre at Onondaga Community College and then became a model, working mainly in New York and Paris.
Music Career: In 1977, Grace Jones signed to Island Records.
After completing her primary schooling, Jones studied Spanish and theater at Onondaga Community College and Syracuse University; however, the rebellious streak that she had gradually developed soon led her drop out and move to Philadelphia to take a part in a play.
She moved to New York City the following year and signed with Wilhelmina Modeling Agency but found limited success.
But when I arrive, early, at her local Italian riverside restaurant in Southwest London, she is already in situ. Grace has been an icon in the music and fashion world ever since her former partner and collaborator, French photographer Jean-Paul Goude, transformed her from a human being into an androgynous alien, with cropped military hair and angled shoulders, poised like a panther ready to pounce.An insider explains that Stacy was going through a divorce from her husband and the father of her first child, Darwin Kyle Hayes, when she had an affair with the Bishop resulting in her second child, Anastasia Noelle Jones'I just finished going through a divorce,' a heavily pregnant Stacy revealed to stylist Elgin Charles while getting her hair done.Actress and singer Grace Jones is best known for her roles in the feature films 'Conan the Destroyer' and 'A View to a Kill' as well as the '80s albums 'Warm Leatherette,' 'Nightclubbing' and 'Slave to the Rhythm.'Singer and actress Grace Jones was born in Jamaica in 1948 and was raised there and in Syracuse, New York.At age 17, she left college to pursue a career in modeling and eventually moved to Paris, France, where her striking appearance made her a success.In 1977 Jones transitioned into the music world when she was signed to Island Records.