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Shanice Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 14, 2019

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Short Biography

Shanice was born on 14-05-1973 in Pittsburgh in the state of Pennsylvania, United States. She is an American Singer, Songwriter, Recording Artist, Musician & Theatre Actress.

Other Name: Shanice Lorraine Wilson
Other Professions: Songwriter Recording Artist Musician Theatre Actress

Shanice Complete Bio & Career

Shanice was born as Shanice Lorraine Wilson started singing when she was just 7 months old and over the years, she just kept getting better and better. She was just 8 years old, when she roped in to sing the jingle of KFC (Kentucky’s Fried Chicken) commercial along with the legendary Ella Fitzgerald. She participated in the reality show Star Search in the year 1983 and won the 1st prize. At the age of 11, she got inked by A&M Records and released her debut album titled "Discovery" in the year 1987. 
While Shanice got a lot of exposure from her first two singles "(Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance" and "No 1/2 Steppin'", it was her smash hit single "I Love Your Smile" off her 1991 "Inner Child" album (released on Motown Records) that brought her international fame. "I Love Your Smile" topped the Billboard R&B charts at #1 while it also peaked at #2 on the Billboard Pop charts. In 1995, Shanice was cast in the role of Eponine in the musical Les Miserables and also made a cameo appearance in the movie Panther. Four years later, Shanice released her fourth album and broke a Billboard record when her single "When I Close My Eyes" made a tremendous jump on the Billboard Hot 100 in one week from 91 to 16.

Shanice Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Her mother’s name is Crystal Wilson. Crystal Penni is her aunt. She is married to actor/comedian Flex Alexander and together the couple is blessed with a daughter named Imani Knox and a son named Elijah Knox.

Life's Important Dates Of Shanice

Body Measurements

Breast Size 36
Waist Size 30
Hip Size 38
Thigh Size 36-30-38
Body Figure 36-30-38
Skin Colour Black
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Address Los Angeles, California, United States
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling and Singing
Marital Status Married
Debut First Album - Discovery (1987)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Basketball
Favorite Singer Mariah Carey

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shanice

  • Shanice was nine years old when she appeared in a Kentucky Fried Chicken commercial with the legendary jazz vocalist Ella Fitzgerald.
  • Monique Simmons is her cousin.
  • Known for her incredible range and octaves which is best displayed in her song "Fly Away" from her album "Shanice".

Shanice Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

49 years, 4months, 16 days old age Shanice will turn 50 on 14 May, 2023. Only 7 months, 13 days, 23 hours,4 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Shanice has celebrated the total number of 49 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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