2. She started working at an age still considered illegal to have a job in the US.
At age 12, Henderson started singing at public places such as grocery stores, and at 16 she earned from singing for different organizations such as The Elks, Kiwanis, and American Legion. Although her singing career started when she was almost a teenager, her preparation started ten years prior. Her mother taught her how to sing when she was merely 2.Before earning from singing, however, she helped her father with fieldwork when she was just eight. How many eight-year-old these days can do that?