Foster/McElroy were looking to build a Girl Group based out of the San Fransisco Bay Area/Oakland back in 1988
They held an audition and over 3.000 girls showed up.
Maxine, Dawn, Cindy and Terry were the last 4 standing, and they became En Vogue.
The rest is music history... For information...
Roberta Flack was the quiet girl from Black Mountain North Carolina. A Classical Pianist turned Teacher...
She would go on to become the only Artist to ever win "Grammy Song of the Year", two years in a row - 1972 & 1973.
and she had a string of Hits with Donny Hathaway.