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Jody Watley

She's an innovative music maker, a style-forging pioneer: since the mid-90s, Grammy-winning multi-talented Jody Watley has led the way as an entrepreneur working in the independent music world as one of the few already-established female best-selling artists to produce, create and own her recordings. Known for combining beauty and style as integral... See full bio »

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  The Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode dated 12 January 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Looking For A New Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Looking For A New Love" - uncredited)
 2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.87 (2010) ... (performer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
 1999/I Lost & Found (writer: "Real Love")
 1998 Doctor Dolittle (performer: "Lovin' You So")
 1993 Melrose Place (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Picture Imperfect (1993) ... (performer: "All the Way to Heaven")
 1993 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Game Is Chicken (1993) ... (performer: "All the Way to Heaven" - uncredited)
 1992 White Men Can't Jump (performer: "LET ME MAKE IT UP TO YOU TONIGHT")
 1991 Switch (performer: "It's All There")
 1990 Red Hot and Blue (TV Movie) (performer: "After You, Who?")
  Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1989) (writer - 1 episode, 1989)
- Frisky Business (1989) ... (performer: "Real Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Real Love" - uncredited)
 1989 Nick Knight (TV Movie) (performer: "Real Love" - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Album: "Flower". Contains the singles "If I'm Not In Love" and "Off The Hook" See more »

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2 Interviews | 4 Articles | 10 Pictorials | See more »

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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I wanted to be a singer when I was 5 years old. But when I was making a new album - kind of before, I listened to a lot of music from the 1970s and everything and every time I listen to albums that Marvin Gaye was going on, a lot of his records--like Stevie Wonder and Isaac Hayes, and I was thinking about the kind of music that James Brown was kind of making, not just to get up and do your thing,... See more »


Her debut album hit #1 on 3 weeks on the Billboard Top R&B Albums chart and sold over 2 million copies in the US, the lead single "Looking For A New Love", was nominated for a Grammy and also reached #1. The album also included the hits "Still A Thrill" (#3 R&B), "Don't You Want Me" (#3 R&B), "Most Of All" (#11 R&B) and "Some Kind Of Lover" (#4 R&B). She ranks at the #144 most successful R&B ... See more »

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