Monica Samille Lewinsky was born in San Francisco, California in 1973.
They both denied the allegations and teamed up to record the single "The Boy Is Mine," which was included on each of their second albums.It was issued in 1998 and became the year's biggest hit, spending a record-breaking 13 weeks atop the Hot 100. She spent her teenage years honing her singing abilities by participating in local talent shows, winning more than 20 competitions. She has a younger brother, Montez, one paternal half brother, and two maternal half brothers. When she was 10 she became the youngest member of Charles Thompson and the Majestics, a traveling gospel choir.Following the release of , which became Monica's biggest-selling album, she took time off from singing to pursue an acting career.
She starred in the television shows "Living Single," "Felicity" and "Beverly Hills, 90210," and she made her first film appearance in the MTV film "Love Song."The film debuted her song "What My Heart Says," which was meant to coincide with the release of her 2002 album was only released in Japan.Monica, 32, and her NBA husband Shannon Brown welcomed a beautiful 6-pound baby girl named Laiyah on Sept. 6, posting a pic of Monica and Shannon with the following message: I am so honored to announce that baby Laiyah Brown has arrived! 8 on the Billboard 200, it was the least commercially successful album of her career.In an attempt to revive her career she starred in the BET reality show "Monica: Still Standing," which documented her personal life and the making of her upcoming album , in 2012.She received her master’s degree in social psychology from the London School of Economics in 2006.