WHO IS HE: Jamie Foxx is an actor, comedian and musician who has
had a diverse and very successful career since first making a name
for himself in the sketch comedy television show “In Living Color.”
He’s starred in films such as “Toys,” “Any Given Sunday” “Ali” and
“Collateral,” and won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his
portrayal of Ray Charles in the 2004 film “Ray.” His performance in
the film helped expose his abilities as a singer and in 2005,
Foxx’s album “Unpredictable” reached No. 1 on the Billboard 200.
The title track from the album made it to No. 8 on the Billboard
Hot 100. In 2008 Foxx followed up with “Intuition,” which was
another hit album, reaching No. 3 on the charts. It contained the
singles “Just Like Me,” “She Got Her Own” and “Blame It.” The album
“Best Night of My Life” was released in 2010, debuting at No. 6 on
the Billboard 200.