Born and raised outside of Dallas, Texas, Jessica began her performing career by sharing the stage with famous gospel acts such as Kirk Franklin, God's Property and Ce Ce Winans.
With her unmistakable voice and unique pop sound, Jessica caught the eye of Columbia Records executive Tommy Mottola.
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