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Jennifer Holliday

American Tony award-winning actress and singer

Jennifer Holliday

American Tony award-winning actress and singer
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birthday
19th
October, 1960
Birth Sign
libra
Biography

Jennifer Yvette Holliday (born October 19, 1960) is an American singer and actress. She started her career on Broadway in musicals such as Dreamgirls (1981-83), Your Arms Too Short to Box with God (1980-81) and later became a successful recording artist. She is best known for her debut single, the Dreamgirls number and rhythm-and-blues/pop hit, “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going”, for which she won a Grammy in 1983. She also won a 1982 Tony Award for Dreamgirls.

instruments played
Vocals
Associated Acts

Whitney Houston Maurice White David Foster Ashford & Simpson Tony Franklin Al Green Marvin Gaye Jennifer Hudson Patti LaBelle Marc Patrius Mallare Mervyn Warren Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir

Birth Name

Jennifer Yvette Holliday

Genres

R&B soul pop gospel dance jazz

Occupations

Singer actress

Origin

Houston, Texas, U.S.

Years Active

1979 present

Name

Jennifer Holliday

Nationality

United States of America

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