Vanessa Williams is a 55-year-old American soul music singer. Her first album, 'The Right Stuff' was released in 1988. Her spouse is Jim Skrip and they have 4 children. She is a graduate of Syracuse University. She is living in Chappaqua (United States of America). In 2018, the actress played in the film 'False Profits'. She is part of Alpha Kappa Alpha. She earned the Theatre World Award (1995).