Birth Place: St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Years Active: 1990–present
Genres: Electronica, Acid Jazz, Nu Jazz, Trip-hop, Pop, Spoken Word
Vanessa Daou (born October 4, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter, poet, visual artist and dancer. Most notably a musician, her work is known among electronica, nu jazz and trip hop circles for her trademark spoken word and aspirated singing style as well as its erotic and literary subtexts.