NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 21:  Singer Liv Warfield poses for photos backstage at City Winery on August 21, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Henry S. Dziekan III/Getty Images)

Liv Warfield

Embarking on a career as a musician during her college days in Portland,OR, rock-soul diva Liv Warfield independently released her debut album, Embrace Me, in 2006. She later joined Prince's New Power Generation, providing vocals on his 2010 LP Lotusflow3r. In February 2014, Liv delivered her second album, The Unexpected, and was the first featured artist on VH1 Soul's "You Oughta Know" 2014 campaign. (Photo: Henry S. Dziekan III/Getty Images)