Who’s That Girl? 5 R&B Ladies to Look Out for in 2012

As daughter of two songwriters, Elle Varner was basically born into the music industry. She attended the The Hamilton Academy of Music and also graduated from Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music in 2008. The 22-year-old singer plays the flute, guitar, and piano. Now signed to RCA Records, Varner has garnered attention for her single “Only Want To Give It To You,” featuring J. Cole which peaked at number 20 on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop charts. As the new year approaches, more will be heard from Varner’s soulful raspy vocals on her upcoming debut album, Imperfectly Yours.