Ana Maria Lombo (Courtesy Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
Ana Maria Lombo (born May 8, 1978), is an American-Colombian singer/songwriter and dancer best known for her work as one of the lead vocalists for Eden's Crush.
Lombo was born in Medellin, Colombia to a Colombian father and an American mother. She grew up in a musical family traveling all over Latin America with father Sergio Lombo, mother Deborah Pelant and sisters Shalom and Felicia. She began her life as a performer singing with her sisters as the Happy Hearts and later on Pazport.
Popstars and Eden's Crush
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In 2001, Lombo competed in the premiere season of The WB's television show Popstars, on which she earned a spot in the all-girl pop group Eden's Crush. The group's 2001 single "Get Over Yourself" peaked at #1 in sales and hit the top five on Billboard Hot 100. "Love This Way" was the second single chosen from the Popstars album; however, their record company, London-Sire Records, folded and the group eventually disbanded.
The Pussycat Dolls
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In December 2003, Ana Maria brought her sister Shalom with her to Hollywoodland to audition for Ron Fair as a sister act. Ron fell in love with the project and immediately signed it on the spot to A&M Records. Ana Maria also invited Nicole Scherzinger to audition for the Pussycat Dolls and taught her the dance choreography.