Garrett at the 84th Academy Awards Nominee Luncheon
|Born||June 24, 1960|
|Los Angeles, California, USA|
Siedah Garrett is an American songwriter and vocalist, who was written songs and performed backing vocals for many recording artists in the music industry, such as Michael Jackson, Brand New Heavies, Quincy Jones, Tevin Campbell, Donna Summer, Madonna, Jennifer Hudson among others. Garrett has been nominated for two Academy Awards for Best Original Song, and has won the Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media at the 49th Grammy Awards for co-writing "Love You I Do" (performed by Jennifer Hudson) for the 2006 musical film, Dreamgirls.
- 79th Academy Awards, 2006
- Best Original Song — "Lov You I Do" from Dreamgirls (shared with Henry Krieger)