Later her father became a pastor who presided over homeless ministries. He was also a promotions and publicity executive inside the record industry doing promotion and publicity for such artist as The Temptations, WAR, Bill Withers, and The Mama’s & The Papas; not to mention many Gospel greats. So, it is no surprise that Ivory’s musical inﬂuences range from classic rockers such as Joni Mitchell, Janis Joplin, Led Zeppelin, Neil Young, and the Rolling Stones, to Contemporary Gospel acts like the Kurt Carr Singers and the Winans, to R&B divas Anita Baker and Teena Marie. Ivory has been singing since the age of 5, and was a member of a young Gospel group, called “All God’s Children.” The group once performed in front of former President Bill Clinton, Barbara Streisand, and in a high proﬁle NFL-Fox TV Commercial.
“It was awesome experience,” Ivory recalls. “I got my taste of what it was like to perform in front of an audience, and knew it was something I was born to do.” 2014 Los Angeles, USA www.iampoisonivory.com Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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