Davina (R&B singer)

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This article is about the American R&B singer. For Davina (rapper), see List of northern California rappers. For British television presenter, see Davina McCall.
Davina
Birth name Davina Bussey
Born (1966-03-18) March 18, 1966 (age 48)
Origin Detroit, Michigan
United States
Genres R&B
Occupation(s) Singer, Musician
Years active 1997–present
Labels Loud Records

Davina (born Davina Bussey[1]) is an American R&B vocalist and musician. Davina grew up in Detroit, ran her own dance music record label, and worked as a recording engineer before signing with Loud Records.[2][3] Her 1997 single "So Good" became the theme song for the film Hoodlum. Raekwon of Wu-Tang Clan and Xzibit each appeared on remixed versions of the song. The 1998 album Best of Both Worlds reached the #34 position on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, and #180 on the Billboard 200, 2 of 3 singles released from the album became hits on both Billboard R&B and Pop Charts.[4]

Discography[edit]

Album[edit]

Year Title Chart positions
U.S. U.S. R&B
1998 Best of Both Worlds
  • Released: April 7, 1998
  • Label: Loud / RCA
180 34

Singles[edit]

  • "So Good", 1997
  • "Come Over To My Place", 1998

References[edit]

  1. ^ Harris, Craig. "Davina (Biography)". Allmusic. All Media Guide. Retrieved 2007-02-23. 
  2. ^ "Davina - bio". Peeps Republic. GetMusic. Archived from the original on 1999-02-03. Retrieved 2007-02-23. 
  3. ^ Carter, Karl (1998-02-18). "Black History Month Exclusive". Peeps Republic. GetMusic. Archived from the original on 1999-02-03. Retrieved 2007-02-23. 
  4. ^ "Davina (Charts & Awards)". Allmusic. All Media Guide. Retrieved 2007-02-23. 

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