Angie Stone (born Angela Laverne Brown on December 18, 1961) is an American R&B; and soul singer-songwriter, keyboardist, record producer, and occasional actress. Her daughter Diamond (born 1984) is from her marriage to Rodney Stone (also known as Lil' Rodney C! Diamond contributed background vocals to her 2007 song "Baby", and gave birth to Stone's grandson in 2008.
Stone was born in Columbia, South Carolina, where she began singing gospel music at First Nazareth Baptist Church, under the leadership of Reverend Blakely N. During the 1990s Stone dated neo soul singer D'Angelo. Stone lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her son and fiancé Ashanti, an airline auditor who has two children of his own.
In the early 1980s, Stone (then known as Angie B.) was a member of The Sequence, a female hip hop/funk trio consisting of Cheryl The Pearl and Blondie.
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The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports that the singer struck her 30-year-old daughter in the face with a metal stand, knocking out her two front teeth and new pictures, posted to Diamond's Instagram, show the shocking aftermath.
While Diamond admitted to TMZ that her teeth were in bad shape before the tussle, she said: 'It don't matter if my teeth were rotten or not...
Angie Stone was arrested on Monday at her Georgia home after police received a 911 call from her adult daughter, Diamond Stone.
The singer, best known for Wish I Didn’t Miss You, Brotha, and No More Rain, reportedly hit her 30-year-old daughter with a metal stand during an argument. Angie Stone started to argue, and that’s when a physical altercation started to occur.” Angie struck her daughter in the face and knocked two front teeth out with a metal stand.
Stone, who most recently appeared with other singers on TV One’s popular reality show, “R&B Divas: Atlanta,” was arrested in De Kalb County. Angie Stone started [getting] in her face, telling her she needed to leave because she is tired [of] her. The singer claimed her daughter Diamond who instigated the altercation by throwing the first punch.Stone, 53, and her daughter Diamond, 30, got into a heated argument when the singer came into her room and demanded she clean up and take care of her kids that were running around naked. Angie told police she felt that she needed to protect herself via the use of a metal stand.Both women were taken to De Kalb County Police Department but Diamond was later released with no charges.Angie was charged with a felony count of aggravated domestic assault.She earned Grammy nominations in 2003 -Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group for More Than a Woman with Joe – in 2004 – Best Female R&B Vocal Performance for U-Haul – and in 2008 – Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with with Betty Wright for Baby.Stone was previously arrested for driving on a suspended license.