Rhonda Smith Info
A chance meeting with Sheila E. at a music convention in Germany lead to her long tenure with Prince. " I flew up to Paisley Park and my audition was basically a jam session with him and a drummer. That same day he had me in the studio recording bass parts on the Emancipation album."
Since coming to the U.S, Rhonda's resume reads like a who's who of the music industry. In addition to her work with Prince, she has performed with Chaka Khan, Beyonce, T. I., Erykah Badu, Patti Austin, Patrice Rushen, Brenda Russell, Lee Ritenour, Larry Graham, Patti Labelle, Little Richard, Justin Timberlake, Najee, Candy Dulfer, Kirk Whalum and George Clinton just to name a few!