Chantylla "Chauncey" Johnson is a singer who voiced an Anything Muppet girl later named Shirley on Sesame Street. She sang "Love My Hair" and "Change the World." Johnson also makes an on-camera appearance in a 2010 episode as one of the singing kids playing basketball.
Johnson has been on Broadway in The Color Purple (2006), produced by Oprah Winfrey, and the ensemble of A Christmas Story (2008). She played Nala in three productions of The Lion King, including an Asian tour. After Broadway, her family moved to Charlotte, North Carolina. She appeared in the film Notorious, about The Notorious B.I.G..
- "Making Muppet music", Charlotte Observer, October 31, 2010.