"I named the album "Not Wasting Time" because no one has time to waste. The plan was to make an album that healed the soul and spoke the truth. It's a beautiful experience to share my life with everyone and bring organic sounds, words, and experiences from a woman's joy, bliss, pain, and love..."
The exotic Angelique Monet has blended together the influences of her musical background, thrilling R&B, jazz, and hip-hop. As a classical pianist and singer Angelique began studying music at the age of nine. Her influences are Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and Minnie Riperton and Stevie Wonder. Her hip-hop influences are pioneers Public Enemy, Jungle Brothers, and Tribe Called Qwest. Fusing the harmonic and angelic vocals with soul felt vocals over organic hip-hop is how Angelique began producing music. Multi-media talent Angelique Monet is the former Ms.Black South Carolina, and the world's only black female actress ventriloquist in the world. She has been featured in Off-Broadway productions in Theatre Row entitled "Multiple Me." She also has produced for NBC, ABC, and CBS. Her syndicated program "NYConnection" got major attention with her exciting and cutting edge celebrity. She is supporting actress in York Entertainments "East New York" starring Killah Priest and Remy Ma. She can is also lead actress in "Deceptive" starring Shiek Mahmud-Bey "Buffalo Soldiers," Leprachan: Back 2 da Hood," 'Nightfall on Manhattan." Angelique also is lead star in "Engaging" starring Chiko Mendesz with guest appearances from Tito Puente Jr. and Guy Richards.