Wednesday, December 23, 2009
After a trip to New York, she became attracted to theatre and later took acting lessons. While attending Howard University (where she earned her BFA, cum laude), Marva had her first record deal.
After graduating from college, Marva moved to New York and was cast in her first Broadway tour entitled "Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music." She was also a member of a music group called the Eighties Ladies.
For two in a half years, she worked with Lena Horne and then moved to Los Angeles where she signed her second record deal with Polygram Records.
Marva has been on tour with artists such as Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson and James Ingram. She has acted on television, film and stage.
These days, Marva continues to be active in the entertainment business.
To see Marva's official website, go to:
To see the music video for "Never Been in Love Before," go to:
[updated on 06/11/13]