I grew up in the church, singing on the choir, being the minister of music, directing voice, so it's been in me a long time since birth. Gospel is my roots

Adeva, Mi-Soul Radio, 2013

Adeva is a female African American house-music and contemporary R&B artist from Paterson, New Jersey, United States, the youngest of six children. She had a string of successful hits in the late 1980s to early 1990s, including “Warning”, “I Thank You” and “Respect”.