Yasmeen Sulieman

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Yasmeen Sulieman is an American singer born in Oakland, California and raised in Hawaii.[1] She has toured with the musical Little Shop of Horrors[2][3] and has appeared on the UPN series Half & Half. Sulieman was signed to Magic Johnson's record label, Magic Johnson Music/MCA Records in 2002[1] and released a single titled Blue Jeans (produced by Jazze Pha) which reached #97 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #53 on the R&B chart. Her debut album, "When Will It Be Me" was released in the Japan later that year after plans for a U.S. release were shelved.

In July 2007, when Karla Mosley announced that she wanted to leave Hi-5 in order to pursue other interests, Yasmeen took over her place.[4]

In 2009, she signed with Strictly Rhythm/Defected Records and has recorded a few dance singles with various DJs. She has released three singles, Ready Or Not, Gone and Rise to date on the label. In 2012, she joined Erik Machado (aka Alias Rhythm) as a duo titled Rose Rouge and they released an EP called "Steady."

In 2014, she joined the cast of Broadway's Beautiful: the Carole King Musical as part of the ensemble.[5][6] She also appears on the cast recording which was released on May 13, 2014.[7]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • "When Will It Be Me" (2002) (September 2, 2002) (Japan Only)

EPs[edit]

  • "Steady" (as Rose Rouge with Erik Machado aka Alias Rhythm) (September 25, 2012)

Singles[edit]

  • "Love Is On the Way"/"You Don't Have to Cry" (January 4, 1999)
  • "Blue Jeans" (April 23, 2002)
  • "Ready Or Not" (June 23, 2009)
  • "Gone" (November 18, 2009)
  • "Rise" (w/Danism) (July 12, 2011)

Collaborations[edit]

  • "Glad I Found You" (w/DJ Gomi) (December 12, 2007)
  • "Everything" (with DJ Gomi) (August 2, 2008)
  • "Sun Will Shine" (w/Studio Apartment) (February 9, 2009)
  • "Tell U Y" (w/ATFC) (March 17, 2009)
  • "When We're Together" (w/Morjac & Fred Falke) (April 10, 2009)
  • "Love" (w/Sandy Rivera) (March 28, 2011)
  • "Whatever May Come" (w/My Digital Enemy & Jason Chance) (May 21, 2012)
  • "Set Me Free" (with Maxime Zarcone) (July 25, 2012)
  • "We Are Tomorrow" (with Pete Tha Zouk & Deepblue) (August 19, 2012)
  • "Loving You" (with Kenny Summit & Director's Cut) (October 29, 2012)
  • "Say My Name" (with Copyright) (April 26, 2013)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hardy, Earnest (December 2002). "Yasmeen Jean Queen". Vibe. ISSN 1070-4701. Retrieved 29 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Mullette, Gilda (7 December 2004). "Little Shop of Horrors". SanDiego.com. Archived from the original on 29 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "'Little Shop' is neither beast nor beauty". Boston Globe. 6 May 2005. Archived from the original on 29 July 2011. 
  4. ^ Chang, Carol (23 August 2006). "Waha Nui". Midweek.com. Archived from the original on 29 July 2011. 
  5. ^ http://brooklyn-cooking.com/2014/02/27/featured-mixologist-yasmeen-sulieman/
  6. ^ https://www.facebook.com/C.Alease.Writer/posts/10203330666331251
  7. ^ http://www.playbill.com/news/article/187619-Ghostlight-Records-Will-Record-Broadways-Beautiful-The-Carole-King-Musical

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