Toronto born Deborah Cox began singing on TV commercials at 12 years old, performed in nightclubs as a teenager, and began to write music around the same time. But after a sixth month stint as a backup singer for Celine Dion, Cox and her husband (high school sweetheart Lacselles Stephans) headed for LA. Since then, she has achieved eleven #1 hits on the Billboards charts, including her 1998 song "Nobody's Supposed to Be Here" which held the record for longest-running number one single on Billboard's... [see more] Hot R&B chart. On this episode of InnerVIEWS with Ernie Manouse, our conversation with Canada's top R&B artist, 3 time Juno Award winner, Deborah Cox.
Asking the right questions - never content with the usual answers, InnerVIEWS with Ernie Manouse, is a long-format interview series. In each uninterrupted half-hour episode, Emmy Award winner Manouse ("Manor of Speaking") sits down with a single newsmaker or celebrity for an engaging and insightful one-on-one conversation. Disarming his guests with a warm, casual approach, Manouse offers viewers an interesting, often intimate, always revealing encounter with some of today's most captivating notables.