episode 22

We started breaking that color barrier featuring Jakki Ford

Showgirl's Life Podcast | Ep. 22 We started breaking that color barrier featuring Jakki Ford

This episode features the multi-talented star, Jakki Ford sharing her story about how she got started in the performing arts and how she has worked as a model, dancer and actress. We discuss how she sang and danced in all three of Donn Arden’s MGM productions and continues to sing and record albums to this day. 

Also discussed was her difficulty as a woman of color in the entertainment industry when it was a less diverse community than today. A very full episode featuring her highs and lows as a performing artist, enjoy!

Showgirl's Life Podcast | Ep. 22 We started breaking that color barrier featuring Jakki Ford

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Jakki has continued her performing career as a vocal artist. Here is one of her performances singing Lady is a Tramp. To hear more of her music, and more information about her, click the link below!

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