Mylene Cruz is young girl from the South Bronx who was inspired by her idol Misty Holloway to become a discostar. In her father's church Mylene is belting out gospel-tinged disco music with her friends Yolanda and Regina singing backup. Discovered by Jackie Moreno the three form a group known as "The Soul Madonnas" and sign a record with him to make their dreams come to life.
The group’s first chart-topping single “Set Me Free” became huge after being played in a LGBT club in the North Bronx. Kick starting the trios music career becoming one of the last big disco groups of the era as hip-hop music made its way from the streets of New York to mainstream America and Radio