Shameia Crawford from "Rising Star" is one of the contestants featured in the ABC reality competition series. She sang "We Are Young" by fun. for her inaugural performance on the show, garnering a 69% vote on the East Coast and 71% on the West Coast.

Shameia Crawford is a full-time musician who trained in classical music and studied voice at Winston-Salem State University. She grew up in Monroe, North Carolina, and was influenced by Whitney Houston and her gospel background as well as the vocal stylings of Ella Fitzgerald. Shameia most recently was singing back-up for Angie Stone, until Shameia finally decided to pursue a music career of her own.

Shameia loves sewing, cooking, interior design, her husband of three years, Michael, and her pet dog, fittingly named Song.


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Age: ∼33 years old
Hometown: Monroe, NC
Current Residence: Lithonia. GA

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