As a young girl growing up in New York, Ashanti had her heart set on entertaining. She sang and danced in front of her family dreaming of one day being a star. Now that dream has become a reality. The Hip Hop Princess has graced the cover of nearly every major magazine and won numerous awards for writing and performing her own music. She certainly has come a long way since the days of performing in her living room! Take a ride with us as we explore the life of Ashanti, how she found her music and how her music found her.