Roxanne Shanté


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Roxanne Shanté was born on November 9, 1969 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Lolita Shanté Gooden. She is an actress and composer, known for Colors (1988), Music of the Heart (1999) and Roxanne Roxanne (2017). She has been married to Jabbar Ali since 2017. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

Colors Soundtrack
(1988)
Music of the Heart Soundtrack
(1999)
Roxanne Roxanne Producer
(2017)
Lean on Me Soundtrack
(1989)

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 1989 Marley Marl: The Symphony (Music Video)
Roxanne Shanté
 1988 Rick James: Loosey's Rap (Music Video)
Roxanne Shanté (singing voice)
 1984 Roxanne Shante: Roxanne's Revenge (Music Video)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album, "Bad Sister," Cold Chillin'/Reprise/Warner Bros. Records 25809, 1989. See more »

Alternate Names:

Roxanne Shante | Dr. Roxanne Shanté

Spouse:

Jabbar Ali  (2 children)
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Considered by many to be hip-hop's true first lady. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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