Starting her career as a play back singer and dancer, she has taken her chances to reach where she has always dreamed.And not only that, her records have been so popular and inspiring that she is still going to the top of the hill, with no signs of dropping back or taking any sort of rest.
In 2003, Ashanti released her second album, Chapter II, which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 with first week sales of 326,000 copies in the U. The album went platinum, selling over 1.5 million copies in U. Chapter II was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary R&B Album, and "Rock wit U (Awww Baby)" and "Rain on Me" were each nominated in the categories of Best R&B Song and Best Female R&B Vocal Performance.
In November 2003, Ashanti released a Christmas album titled Ashanti's Christmas, which was a modest commercial success.
Also, you can listen to her songs in her official website and watch her videos in sites like You Tube.
With many false rumors about her being married or divorced, alive or dead and others, she has continued to make us aware about her existence through her work and music.
She has got a normal height, and measures only 5 feet and 3 inches tall, but has pretty long legs that give the impression of her being slightly taller than she actually is.
Her beautiful black eyes and brown skin is the proof that she has got a mixed ethnicity.In 2004, Ashanti released her third studio album, Concrete Rose, the title of which took on Tupac Shakur's pseudonym "The Rose That Grew from Concrete". S with first week sales of 254,000 copies, and eventually became her third platinum certified album.The first single, "Only U", reached number thirteen on the Billboard Hot 100 and became her biggest hit in the United Kingdom, peaking at number two.She was first discovered as a teenager and later signed to Murder Inc. " and Ja Rule's "Always on Time", both of which became two of the biggest hit songs of 2002; Ashanti became the first female artist to occupy the top two positions on the U. Billboard Hot 100 chart simultaneously when "Always on Time" and "What's Luv? In 2002, Ashanti released her eponymous debut album, which sold over 505,000 copies throughout the U. The album has since been certified triple platinum in the United States and sold six million copies worldwide.The lead single for the album, "Foolish", was a critical and commercial success; it reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100.She has been in approximately four relationships till now, and has not had any husband or children so far.