Biography - page 2
||She adopts a baby boy, Jake.
She joins James Ingram, Peabo Bryson, and Roberta Flack for The Colors Of Christmas, an annual tour for the holiday season.
||She is seen (during a cameo performance) in a feature film, Indecent Proposal. The film stars Robert Redford, Demi Moore, and Woody Harrelson. The Nearness of You, the song she performs during the cameo, is featured on the Indecent Proposal Soundtrack.
LP No Strings is released. It is a compilation of jazz/blues songs, a departure from her usual pop and contemporary material.
||Man Of La Mancha makes its way to Broadway.
She records A Dream Worth eeping, a song from the soundtrack for "FernGully", an animated feature, which is played during a key scene.
She becomes a citizen of the United States of America.
||What Comes Naturally makes US #19. LP What Comes Naturally makes US #90.
She begins a national tour of the musical revival of Man Of La Mancha.
||The Lover In Me makes US #2, #1 on US R&B charts, and UK #15.
LP The Lover In Me makes US #44 and UK #25.
Days Like This makes US R&B #36 and UK #43.
101, written by Prince, makes US R&B #2 and UK #54.
The Arms Of Orion, a duet with Prince, appears on the Batman soundtrack and makes US #36 and UK #12. Lyrics written by Sheena.
Eternity single is released. EMI America is bought out by Manhattan records. Sheena is unhappy with the new record label and is able to break her existing contract. As a result, the album Sheena had recorded, No Sound But A Heart, is not released in the US. It is, however, released in the Far East, where it does well despite the lack of promotion.
She duets with Prince on U Got The Look, which makes US #2 and UK #11. Sheena performs the song with Prince during a show on his Sign O' The Times tour, which is captured on film and included on his video.
She guest stars on Miami Vice, portraying Caitlin Davies, Sonny Crockett's wife. The ratings are so good that the producers ask her to return and the result is a five episode series.