Adrienne Eliza Bailon (born October 24, 1983) is an American recording artist, singer-songwriter, actress, dancer, and television personality. Bailon first became publicly known as a founding member and lead singer of 3LW, along with Kiely Williams and Naturi Naughton. The trio released two studio albums together before undergoing line-up changes and eventual disbandment in 2007. Through her career in 3LW, Bailon and band-mate Kiely Williams joined the Disney channel musical film The Cheetah Girls. The Cheetah Girls went on to become an actual girl group containing Williams, Sabrina Bryan and Bailon as the lead singer. Their official debut album, TCG was released in 2007, the same year 3LW broke up. The Cheetah Girls officially disbanded in 2008 to pursue solo projects. Aside from her work in 3LW and The Cheetah Girls, Bailon went on to develop her own acting career. She's appeared in films such as Coach Carter, the made-for-television films Taylor Made and Buffalo Dreams - both released in 2005. Bailon had a lead role in the made-for-television film All You've Got which debuted on MTV in 2006. Bailon also portrayed the lead role of Erma in the 2006 comedy film Cuttin' da Mustard. Aside from her work in film, she has also guest starred in numerous television series. She has appeared in the Disney series That's So Raven and The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, along with the other members of The Cheetah Girls. Bailon has established a solo music career, contributing to the Confessions of a Shopaholic soundtrack, and appearing as a guest in numerous musical ventures.