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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Date of Birth:
June 10, 1985
What Race or Ethnicity?:
African and Chinese-Jamaican, Scottish and German-Canadian
The Canadian singer was first famous for her hit single Don’t call me baby. She was born to a Canadian father of Scottish and German ancestry and a Jamaican mother of African and Chinese descent. She stated this in an interview.
She has also said in an interview that her mother wanted her to learn about Jamaican life so she sent Kreesha to Jamaica to live for one year when she was 15. From that experience she learned that singing is a big part of life on the island.