Graduated from Newark Arts High School in Newark, New Jersey.
Gave birth to first child, a son, Xen Martin, who weighed 8 pounds 11 ounces. (8 August 2001)
Oldest of 4 children (including her brother, Jermaine Campbell.
Released a music album in the 1990s, featuring her hit single "Push".
Her son, Xen, has autism.
A member of Diva Simply Singing, a group which raises funds for minority AIDS projects.
Good friends with Vivica A. Fox.
Says she named her son, Xen, with an X, because as she and husband Duane Martin were driving to an ultrasound they were listening to rapper Xzibit, and later in the ultrasound they saw that the baby was in the womb making Xzibit's signature sign with his arms crossed in an X.
Her mother, Mona Campbell, is her manager.
Daughter of Mona Campbell and Clifton Campbell.
Works frequently with Tichina Arnold
Sued her "Martin" (1992) co-star Martin Lawrence for sexual harassment. She abruptly left the show during its last season, and her character's disappearance was explained in the show's storyline as having left Detroit to run one of the L.A. offices.