Chrisette Michele

Chrisette Michele

BandR&BSinger/Songwriter

Chrisette Michele defines “Truth”. Aside from her evident beauty, Chrisette delivers mind stimulating and perceptive lyrics that are meaningful and real through her angelic soulful-voice. She combines a touch of jazz, neo-soul, and R&B to make her own genre known as “Good Music”.

Biography

Offering a fresh definition of beauty, peace, tranquility and life in lyrics that resound with messages that explore morality and liberation. No one can ignore her voice, rich with freedom and meaning.

In a world plagued with suicide, violence and countless life traumas, New York native Chrisette Michele's bright ideas, laced on urban beats inject instantaneous, raw energy to any atmosphere. The 22 year old, lovely revolutionary thrives on seeing faces of her generation transported from everyday life to new hope. The music that she composes for her live band and insightful lyrics addresses issues of self esteem, embracing good relationships, and love for one another.

Chrisette Michele's outreach and strong sense of spirituality goes well beyond the studio and off the stage. She is known in her Long Island community for rendering service in outreach programs. She draws on her background in performance arts when she volunteers her talents to teach young people to dance, sing, and self-pride. Her spirit & music perpetuates this ideology.

Her sound is passionate, and inviting with remnants of gospel and jazz. With a love for Lauryn Hill, Sade, Alicia Keys, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and her gospel favorites Kim Burrell and Yolanda Adams, Chrisette Michele has studied her craft and adopted a vocal range surpassing most. The young chanteuse has been lauded for her refreshing ideas and gifted voice that satiate most any musical palate. With a range that spans from opera to neo-soul, Chrisette Michele refuses to be pigeonholed in any one musical genre, instead she created her own category; "good music"!

More than just a luminescent beauty, Chrisette Michele's tranquil voice and soul stirring writing skills recently garnered the support of Island Def Jam. Teamed with management gurus Four Kings Productions, the brilliant vocalist is poised for immeasurable heights of success.

Island Def Jam A&R Shalik Berry recalls, "I was blown away by her rousing arrangements and powerful yet sincere words. She approaches songwriting in such a unique manner, her knowledge of music is impressive and beyond her years!"

Her fusion of meaningful lyrics and a mesmerizing persona is a rarity in today's climate of watered down content and simulated studio divas. Chrisette Michele's musical contribution is anticipated to be substantial.