In 2002, Harrison won a Grammy Award in the category for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals for her rendition of Labelle's 1975 hit "Lady Marmalade" alongside with P! Following a label change and a delay in her fourth studio album, Harrison went independent and recorded two exclusive albums for the Japanese music market, Sugar & Spice (2008) and K. In 2009, Billboard listed Mýa as one of their Hot 100 Artists of the 2000s; placing her in the 97th position. As a child, she imitated Michael Jackson in her mother's high-heeled boots, using a spoon as a make-believe microphone.Her tap-dancing skills led to an opportunity to study with one of the best-known tap dancers in the country, Savion Glover of the Dance Theater of Harlem, when he came to Washington DC for a workshop.Mya is not a very tall woman, although her slim and long legs give such impression.Her height is only a 164 cm tall, which is about 5 feet and 4 inches.
She is best known as a singer for the hit albums she has released such as ‘Mya’, ‘Fear of Flying’, and ‘K. She was born as Mya Marie Harrison in Washington, D. She grew up Glenn Dale, Maryland and has two younger brothers, Chaz and Nijel.
is an American recording artist, songwriter, and actress.
Born into a musical family, she signed with Interscope Records in 1998 and released her eponymous debut album the same year. Aside from a music career, Harrison branched out into acting; making her feature-film debut in 1999's thriller In Too Deep starring LL Cool J and Omar Epps.
The album was a commercial success in the United States and produced the top ten single "It's All About Me". She continued to score supporting roles in films such as Chicago (winning a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble Cast); Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004); Shall We Dance? She has endorsed several brands such as Coca-Cola, Gap, Iceberg, Tommy Hilfiger, and Motorola.
Fear of Flying, her second album, was released in 2000 and became a worldwide success, boosted by the success of its second single "Case of the Ex". Harrison's contribution to music has earned her many accolades in the fields of pop and R&B music categories. in Maryland with her two younger brothers Chaz and Nijel.
I’ve been working with a lot of producers and rappers.