Fast Facts

  • One of the three original members of the award-winning R&B girl group 3LW.
  • Studied political science at Seton Hall University.
  • After attending Seton Hall for two years, she returned to her performing roots landing a principal role as Little Inez in the Broadway musical Hairspray.
  • Made her feature-film debut in the 2009 biopic Notorious.
  • Performed several songs, including the title track, on the soundtrack for the 2009 remake of the film Fame.
  • Won the Rising Icon award at the 2011 American Black Film Festival.


  • Brenda Naughton — Mother
  • Ezra Naughton — Father


  • Attended Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey, United States


  • Birth Name: Naturi Cora Maria Naughton
  • Birth Place: East Orange, New Jersey, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Singer

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