Misty Copeland: Top 5 Facts You Need to Know!

Misty Copeland: Top 5 Facts You Need to Know!

VOICE OVER: Emily Brayton WRITTEN BY: Spencer Sher
You may have heard her name before but these are at the 5 things you may not know about Mistry Copeland! Did you know that she's a spokesperson for Under Armour? The campaign was heralded for its women-focused approach, and was selected by the trade publication Adweek as one of the best ads of 2014. In fact, Copeland's campaign has been credited with a dramatic increase in sales of Under Amour's women's products. Did you know that she worked with Prince? Prince, who was clearly impressed with her abilities, asked her to join him on his Welcome 2 America tour in 2010, where she performed during the opening number at Madison Square Garden. Talk about an incredible introduction to show business! Copeland would go on to achieve great success as a ballerina, but never forgot the lessons Prince taught her during their time together!