Vixen Chat: Chanelle Hayes of Trin-I-Tee 5:7

Chanelle Hayes

Many artists start off in a group and then branch off to do their own thing. Up next to cross over into the solo lane is Chanelle Hayes of the gospel group, Trin-I-Tee 5:7. After 16 years, she’s breaking out and jump starting her solo career. with the release of her debut album, Trin-I-Tee 5:7 According to Chanelle, which dropped June 17.

VIBE Vixen caught up with the New Orleans native to talk about her new album, why she chose to go solo now, Instagram backlash and more.

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