|Summary||Romantic Love Songs of Yesteryear
Our 'Artiste in the Spotlight' this week is
Anita Baker. Born January 26, 1958, she is an American singer-songwriter who started her career in the late-1970s with the funk band Chapter 8. Baker eventually released her first solo album, The Songstress, in 1983. In 1986, she rose to stardom following the release of her platinum-selling second album, Rapture, which included the Grammy-winning single "Sweet Love". To date, Anita Baker has won eight Grammy Awards and has five platinum albums and one gold album to her credit. Ron Bobb-Semple on Facebook.