Birth Name: Chanté Torrane Moore
Birth Place: San Francisco, California
Years Active: 1988-present
Genres: R&B, Jazz, Gospel, Pop
Chanté Moore (born Chanté Torrane Moore, February 17, 1967, San Francisco, California) is an American R&B and jazz singer. Born to a gospel minister, she grew up singing in the church and was heavily influenced by the music of George Duke and Lee Ritenour. While in high school, she decided to make a career of singing. She was a successful beauty pageant contestant and model when, at age twenty-two, she was discovered by the MCA Records executive Louil Silas. Moore was signed to Silas' MCA-distributed imprint Silas Records. Moore released her debut album, “Precious” in 1992. The album featured production from Simon Law, Bebe Winans, George Duke and others. “Precious” spawned fo...
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