Janessa Beth Ray (who was credited as Janessa Ray in 1989 to 1993 and as Janessa Beth in 1994) is an actress that was a Kidsongs kid from 1990 to 1994. She was born on October 10, 1984 as Janessa Victoria Elizabeth Ray and replaced the retired Triskin Potter in 1990. In the end of 1994, she left Kidsongs and gets replaced by Kari Floberg.
- Kidsongs: Very Silly Songs (recorded in 1990 and released in 1991) (wearing an old green school dress, best seen in Mail Myself to You, in where she dresses up as a mail package with Andrea SchuetteAchuette))
- Kidsongs: We Wish You a Merry Christmas (1992) (wearing a red holiday sweater and an old dress and blue caplet)
- Kidsongs: Play Along Songs (1993) (wearing a pink Kidsongs Club shirt under a yellow shirt and rainbow shorts; best seen in the songs, Come On and Join in the Game, Fooba-Wooba John, Down By the Station, Ten in a Bed and Join the Band, where she played the clarinet (but Janessa's favorite instruments were the tuba and drums (in the TV Show episode, "Professor Majorchord's Music Lesson"))
- The Kidsongs Television Show (1994, Season 2) (as a stage manager and camera woman; best seen in the intro wearing a pink shirt and pale yellow overalls)
Right now, she appears in the miniseries, One Warm Night, as herself, hence her first name.