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A Washington, D.C. native, as a young child, Harrison took ballet lessons from the age of two and added jazz and tap dancing lessons to her schedule two years later. As she entered her teens, Harrison began to shift her focus to music. Gifted and musically-inclined, with the help of her parents she put together a demo tape when she was 15 and found the interest of a record label while still attending high school. At the age of 16, she began recording her first solo album.
Harrison’s eponymous debut album through Interscope Records was released in the spring of April 1998. It sold over one million copies in the United States, producing the gold-certified top ten single “It’s All About Me” featuring Sisqó.
She has won several of the prestigious awards which include Grammy Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, etc. Her albums have been sold over 7 million worldwide.