Leah LaBelle

Leah LaBelle was introduced to the world as a finalist on the third season of American Idol. She became even more popular after releasing a number of videos on YouTube of her performing covers of popular songs. It caught the attention of several stars, including Keri Hilson, who hired LaBelle as a backup singer. The Seattle-native got her break as a solo act when she signed a joint deal with Epic Records, So So Def and Pharrell's I Am Other in 2011. A BET Music Matters artist, the talented vocalist recently released "Sexify," the lead single from her upcoming studio debut.