When she was born, her family belonged to a Baptist church where Zenobia sang in the choir at the age of 2 years old. After leaving their church, her family attended many different religious communities including Christian Science, Missionary Baptist, and Catholicism of which Zenobia left to find the meaning to life and her own personal sacred relationship to The Divine.
Grammy-nominated songwriter and recording artist, Zenobia taught herself to play the piano at 5 years old and wrote her first song at 8. After winning local talent shows and awards in acting, at eighteen, she debuted in the LA company of the rock musical, Hair, then was sent to New York to join the original Broadway company.
The Original 1971 Broadway Cast of Hair.
The Age of Aquarius 1971
HAiR on tour with Meshach Taylor, Kenny Ortega, Patric D’Eimon, (Zenobia on the far left) “a great tour it was!”