Born in New London, Connecticut, she began her career as a result of meeting record producer Ryan Leslie in late 2002, who later signed her to Next Selection Lifestyle Group.During this time, Diddy heard "Me & U" in a club, and Leslie convinced him to partner his Bad Boy Records with Leslie's Next Selection imprint for the release of Cassie's debut album.Her bubblegum fashion and quirky voice separates her from the rest! She has also teamed up with other famous singers such as Rihanna and Justin Bieber for awesome collaborations.Nicki is a unique mix of Afro-Trinidadian and East Indian! Deepika Padukone Deepika is an Indian model and actress who is best known for being the international cover girl for . Mariah Carey Mariah has a voice that only comes once in a lifetime She hits those high notes in both music and looks!The album's cover artwork was designed by Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami.Inspired by indie rock bands and house music, Graduation marked a departure away from the ornate, soul-based sound of West's previous releases toward a more anthemic style of rap music that would function well while he was performing in large arenas.
Recording sessions for the album took place during 2005 to 2007 at Chung King Studios, Sony Music Studios in New York City, at Chalice Studios and The Record Plant in Los Angeles.Cassie has modeled for Calvin Klein one Ryan Leslie produced most of the album, which is a mix of R&B/hip hop/pop.Ventura said in an interview, "I rap, I sing, I do my R&B, I do my slow songs and stuff that the girls will love, I have a down South joint, I have a rock song that I did with my girls this band called Pretty Boys." To promote her album, Cassie performed on Total Request Live and 106 & Park: BET's Top 10 Live.Cassie's self titled debut studio album was released in August 2006, peaking at number four on the Billboard 200 chart and features the Billboard Hot 100 top three hit "Me & U", which became a major hit in 2006.She began work on her second studio album in 2007 releasing three singles; "Official Girl" featuring Lil Wayne in August 2008, "Must Be Love" featuring Diddy in April 2009, and "Let's Get Crazy" featuring Akon in August 2009, which all failed to chart in the USA, in late 2009 Cassie signed a record deal with Interscope Records.