Adina Howard (born November 14, 1974) is an award-winning American singer, songwriter, and actress. She rose to fame during the mid-1990s with her debut album, Do You Wanna Ride? and her debut single, "Freak Like Me." Howard is known for her sexual image and provocative songs. Some of her other minor hits include "What's Love Got To Do With It?" (w/Warren G), "(Freak) And U Know It," "Nasty Grind," "Freaks" (w/Play-N-Skillz & Krayzie Bone) and "T-Shirt & Panties" (with Jamie Foxx).