The bona fide gospel super star ,business woman ,TV judge and reality TV star was born on the 20th of June 1987 into a solid and Godly household and was taught by her parents, to be a servant of the kingdom. The gospel born musician with music in her heart and a song on her lips spent her formative years in Detroit Michigan surrounded by her family,faith and music. As a young girl of nine,she sang in the choir in Greater Emmanuel Institutional Church of God where her father Reverend J Drew Sheard served as the senior pastor and she performed so well beyond her age.
Kierra had earlier wanted to do nails little did she know that she was an anointed minister of songs. She began her journey into music featuring as a background vocalist for her mother and appeared on single hits such as, Safest place, a duet with her mother which won a Stella award.
She broke forth releasing her talent after a label deal with EMI which propelled her into music stardom. At age 19,she had become an inspiring figure and won a stellar award as the Best Contemporary Female Vocalist. Her second album This is me released in 2006 won a GMA DOVE Award. At 24,she had become one of the most powerful female vocalist in the gospel music industry. She digs down into her soul to minister songs that inspires and brings healing such as Indescribable, Desire.
In May, 2011 she graduated from Wayne State University with a major in English and minor in Psychology and in 18th November, 2011 had an extremely successful recording career. Her latest album was released in July 22, 2014 which was nominated for multiple awards at the 2015 Stellar Award. Kierra has kept the love of God and the passion of music burning in her heart.