Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio.. Erika has been singing since two years old. Influenced by the greats Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin and Shirley Caesar she’s guaranteed to catch your attention with her singing and songwriting abilities. At 16, Erika tried out for American Idol, and after being cut she became more determined to follow her dreams. Check out her street anthem ABC’s produced by Grammy Award Winner, @CaseBoogieATL. Fans can catch the ABC’s track on her upcoming album Citizen Kayne, slated for a release this fall.