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Sounds of Blackness’ Ann Nesby Inducted as Honorary Member of Zeta Phi Beta

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, celebrated the induction of 12 remarkable women into its Alpha Omega Chapter as Honorary Members during a memorable ceremony at Howard University on September 19, 2023. Among these distinguished individuals, the spotlight shines brightly on Ann Nesby, renowned as the “VOICE” of Sounds of Blackness, a two-time Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, actress, and devoted community advocate.

Ann Nesby’s illustrious career spans music, film, and stage, where her talents shine both in front of and behind the camera. Her voice, often referred to as one of the most powerful and captivating in the industry, is synonymous with the Sounds of Blackness, a group that has garnered international acclaim.

Her versatility as an artist is evident through her appearances in various cinematic and theatrical productions. Nesby made her mark in the film “Fighting Temptation” and on stage in plays such as Tyler Perry’s “I Know I’ve Been Changed.” Most recently, she graced the Broadway stage, portraying the role of Gran Georgeanna in the hit musical “Tina – The Tina Turner Musical,” captivating audiences with her exceptional talent.

As a community advocate, Ann Nesby’s dedication to making a positive impact extends beyond her artistic endeavors. Her commitment to philanthropy and social causes is reflected in her eagerness to serve on initiatives that align with Zeta Phi Beta’s core values. She will actively contribute to initiatives that promote the organization’s partnerships with the American Heart Association, Autism Acceptance, and Domestic Violence Awareness & Prevention. Her involvement underscores her passion for supporting causes that uplift and empower individuals and communities.

The inclusion of Ann Nesby into the Alpha Omega Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, not only celebrates her remarkable achievements in the world of music and entertainment but also reinforces the organization’s commitment to social responsibility and community engagement. Ms. Nesby’s legacy as a Grammy-winning icon and community advocate is set to inspire and drive positive change within Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., as it continues to uphold its principles of Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood, and Finer Womanhood.