Published in Partnership with the author; Charles Myambo.
The multi-faceted singer has been a household name in the “Soulful House” musical genre for almost 3 decades. The Soulful House genre is a delicate mix between R&B and House Music with an occasional hint of Afrobeats too. Michelle grew up in a Pentecostal church where she developed both her love for God and music. She was always in her local church choir, which later led her to become a recording artist.
His first big breakthrough came from legendary music engineer Kevin Hedge. Call it luck or fate, but Michelle always felt like she was in the right place at the right time. Michelle, 17, delivered a powerful performance during one of her sessions at Meekaeel Muhammad’s recording studio. Meekaeel’s top musical engineer, Kevin Hedge, happened to be there that day. Michelle’s voice left a lasting impression on Kevin. This was a watershed moment for Michelle as several years later she scored smash hits with Kevin Hedge and iconic R&B band BLAZE. From that moment Michelle’s career took off on the moon and the rest is history.
Fast forward to today, Michelle is fast approaching one million streams on Spotify for her latest hit, “Fast Steppin.” Her hit single took the world by storm. She even made it onto Kemet’s coveted charts. At one point, “Fast Steppin” was second in the world on the Kemet charts. Additionally, the track recently earned No. 1 on the Urban Fire charts. Her hit single even caught the attention of major outlets like The Hype Magazine, ThisIs50, BMS Radio Chicago, and Medium. All 4 outlets reported on Michelle’s “Fast Steppin”. Its resounding success inspired music fans around the world to simply dance and take a moment to appreciate the blessings in their lives.
When Michelle isn’t busy captivating global audiences with her music, she’s busy spreading positive change through her non-profit organization. She makes it a point to give back to communities around the world. Its mission is to empower all emerging artists who may need funding. Besides her philanthropic work, Michelle has also distinguished herself as an accomplished serial entrepreneur. She runs several businesses, including her own insurance company, Allisay Financial Services. Michelle is also the founder and host of the exceptional show “New Artists Meet The Pros”, available on the radio and on YouTube. It seems that at the heart of everything Michelle does is her deep inclination to give back to the music industry and empower future generations of artists.
- Michelle Ayers – “FAST STEPPIN”
- Michelle Ayers – Official Site
- Michelle Ayers – New Artists Meet Pros
- Michelle Ayers – Allisay Financial Services
- Michelle Ayers – Link Tree and Spotify