LaDawn started singing at age six. After college she moved to Orlando, Florida and was cast as Princess Tiana, Disney’s first Black American princess, in The Princess and the Frog at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando. LaDawn was given the opportunity to open a show in Hong Kong Disneyland. She also had the leading role of Nala in The Festival of the Lion King. During her time in Asia, she began performing in charity events as lead vocalist for Transform HK and Freedom Asia.