Claim to fame:
Born on May 19th 1952 in Jamaica, Grace Jones became a popular icon in the gay clubs through out the 70's and recorded three disco aboums, Portfolio (1977), Fame (1978), Muse(1979).
As the 70's came to a end and disco died, Grace looked for something new. She found it in the New wave/New romantic scene. Recording Warm Leatherette (1980) and Nightclubbing(1981), which featured her biggest hit Pull up to the Bummper.
After recording a few more albums she entered into the world of acting, and starred in Conan The Destoryer (1984) with Arnold Schwarzenegger and the 1985 James Bond movie, A View To A Kill, then went on to record Slave to the Rhythm (1985), Inside Story(1986) and Bulletproof Heart (1989).
Where are they now?
Grace Jones still stars in movies and performs in underground shows.
In April 2005, she was escorted off a train by British police after a row with a female ticket inspector; she had been asked to pay extra for a seat upgrade.