Birth Place: Chillicothe, Ohio, U.S.
Years Active: 1956-present
Genres: Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop, Soul
Nancy Wilson (born February 20, 1937) is an American singer from Chillicothe, Ohio. Wilson became aware of her talent while singing in church choirs, imitating singers as a young child,and performing in her grandmother's house during summer visits. By the age of 4, she knew she would eventually become a singer. At the age of 15, while a student at West High School (Columbus, Ohio), she won a talent contest sponsored by local television station WTVN. The prize was an appearance on a twice-a-week television show, ”Skyline Melodies,” which she ended up hosting. She also worked clubs on the east side and north side of Columbus, Ohio, from the age of 15 until she graduated from West High Scho...
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