Performing in commercials since the age of 4, Angela was born in Orangeburg, South Carolina. A true Southern Belle, she has a dual degree in Theatre & Business from South Carolina State University. Her musical introduction began early under the influence of her parents love of jazz. She credits her style to a mixture of Ella Fitzgerald, Nancy Wilson, Nina Simone, Billie Holiday and Lena Horne.
Her education into the intricacies of jazz styling was honed under the direction of Dr. Alvin Fulton and the South Carolina State University Jazz Ensemble and had the unique introduction to Jazz greats like Frank Foster, Jimmy Heath, Oscar Peterson and Carmen McRae. The first African American woman to hold the titles of Miss North Charleston, SC Queen of Roses and Miss Orangeburg County in the Miss South Carolina/America Scholarship Organization, she has performed perform in all 50 states and over 76 countries as a singer, dancer, actress, choreographer and producer in the entertainment industry from more than 20 years. Splitting her homes between the US and Europe, Angela is currently the Featured Headline Entertainer in “Stars”, an exclusive supper club with the six star luxury Silver Sea Cruise Lines on board the Silver Spirit. Her first live recording ‘Unfolding” featuring Alan Lee on piano was released worldwide on November 1, 2011 and is available on iTunes, CD Baby websites.