Wow, its been twenty years since Ashanti released her 1st album Foolish. The album sold over two million copies and debuted at number one on the billboard charts. According to Tv One, the album “landed the #1 spot on both the Billboard Top 200 and R&B album charts, selling a whopping 504,593 units in its first week and set a Sound Scan record as the most albums sold by any debut female artist in the chart’s history. Holding this record put Ashanti in the Guinness Book of World Records, which she still holds today.” Ashanti was nominated for eight grammies and won only one. She has won two American Music Awards, Soul Train Music Awards and six ASCAP awards. According to The Source Ashanti “contributed to singles such as ‘I’m Real’ and “Aint it Funny.”
Ashanti is going to preform some of her classic songs to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Foolish on July 17 at 9:00 pm and Sunday, July 24 at 10:00 pm on TV One. Ashanti Foolish 20th Anniversary Special we be a great show. Below I ranked my top 5 Ashanti songs.