Suzette Charles

Suzette Charles

Perhaps best known as Miss America 1984, Atlantic County-native Suzette Charles has gone on to a career as a singer, entertainer and television personality, having acted in soap operas, plays and musicals, performed on and hosted various television shows, narrated movies and appeared on stage with notables such as Stevie Wonder, Alan King, Joel Grey, Liza Minnelli, Sammy Davis Jr. and Frank Sinatra. In the late 1980s, Barry Manilow and his management company Stiletto Management represented her on Capitol Records. She was signed to RCA Records in 1993 and recorded with British producers Mike Stock and Pete Waterman, as well as the esteemed David Foster.