Former Xscape member and currant Real Housewives of Atlanta star, Kandi Burruss has been in the music business for 20 years.  Not only was she a member of one of the most popular girl groups of all time... Xscape, but Kandi is an  even more successful songwriter. 

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Believe it or not, she penned tunes like “No Scrubs” for TLC, “Bills, Bills, Bills” for Destiny’s Child, as well as hits for Mariah Carey, Usher, Alicia Keys, Pink and Whitney Houston among others.

In case you haven’t noticed, R&B diva/Reality show star Kandi Burruss is building an empire.  Burruss is a mogul on the low and  has used her celebrity to build an impressive portfolio that includes music, product, retail, mobile gaming, real estate and media.

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Kandi’s currently hosts her own online talk radio show “Kandi Koated Nights” and is producing her new Bravo TV series “The Kandi Factory”, which is centered around her talent company of the same name.  She also co-owns “Tags Clothing Boutique” which currently has two locations in the ATL and let’s not forget about her adult toys by Bedroom Kandi.  In addition to all of that, she’s somewhat of a real estate agent.

Her new series on Bravo is , ‘The Kandi Factory’ and Kandi will use her experience as a singer-songwriter to help 16 hopefuls realize their musical dreams. The show airs Tuesday nights at 8pm CT/9pm ET.  Here's a look at what you can expect.

By the way your dream is to sing, here's your opportunity!  In addition to her show, she offering you "The Kandi Burruss Challenge" and here's more info.