Ashanti (singer)

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Name
Ashanti (singer) Gender: F
Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas
born on 13 October 1980 at 13:32 (= 1:32 PM )
Place Glen Cove, New York, 40n52, 73w38
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Astrodienst
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 20°32' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 11°02 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 09°18'



Ashanti (singer) (2012)
photo: Monique Tatum, license cc-by-sa-2.0

Biography

American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and actress. Her mother, Tina Douglas, is a former dance teacher, and her father, Ken-Kaide Thomas Douglas, is a former singer. Her mother named her after the Ashanti Empire in Ghana; in this nation, women had power and influence, and Tina wanted her daughter to follow that model. Her grandfather, James, was a civil rights activist who associated with Martin Luther King, Jr. in the 1960s.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Kevin Cee sent a link to a TV interview, showing the family's birth announcement for their daughter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iorBtnutR1I&t=05m09s

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc. (singer, songwriter)