Born on June 21, 1928 in Trinidad. Mona emigrated to England onboard the M.V. Empire Windrush and arrived in June 1948 to pursue a career as a singer. She settled in London and found work with the Ted Heath Band and appeared primarily as a singer in several German films.
She was very popular in Germany where she recorded many songs and it was there that she died of natural causes in Krefeld, in 1993