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If you have a minute or so, go to this YouTube link of John Mellencamp performing his 1994 cover version of Wild Night, the hugely popular 1971 Van Morrison song, and listen to the woman accompanying him.
She is Meshell Ndegeocello, a music industry veteran well-known for her collaborations and her covers. She's been making music for three decades, partnering with huge-name artists including Madonna, Herbie Hancock and Alanis Morissette. Now she has a new solo album titled "Comet, Come To Me" that features lush vocals, rich lyrics and her signature bass.
This segment aired on June 6, 2014.