How does a would-be songstress from Kent, Washington know that she's destined for greatness? Step 1: receive a lifetime of encouragement from a musical family. Step 2: Become an accomplished pianist starting at the age of 3. Step 3: Unleash your undeniable songwriting and performing talent unto the world, win high profile national competitions and earn opportunities to open for R&B icon Jill Scott and work with legendary producer Don Was. Now on our throughout the nation, we spoke to Henley about her soulful success thus far in her career.