Belle Monique, aka Shelley Williams, was raised in Montgomery Al. Her musical influences comes mainly from her father's side of the family. Her father Samuel P. Williams, still today is a very popular well know jazz musician in Montgomery Al.
Belle showed a gift in singing at a very young age. Belle's mother, Yvette Williams, kept her singing in church choirs, and community choirs while growing up. Belle also song in her college choir at ASU where she completed her Bachelors of Arts degree.
SOON Sessions Episode 3: Belle Monique