A native of Brooklyn, NY, and the product of Dominican and Puerto Rican parentage, Michelle was exposed to cultural and artistic diversity at an early age. Her youth was rich with Latin, Caribbean, Gospel, hip-hop and R&B flavor. Her father, a Latin jazz guitarist, played a significant role in Michelle’s life.
Making a commitment at age 16 to follow God, she became a worship leader, working for six years with her church youth group. Her life was changed when a performance at her home church caught the attention of RockSoul Entertainment’s founder Lee Jerkins. Impressed...
With so many reality shows continuing to dominate TV, it can be tough to wade through it all to find anything with redeeming value. From music to survival to celebrities, there's no shortage of options.So we thought it was about time to shine the spotlight on a more unsung style of TV:...
Let’s face it, going to the movies is expensive – especially when popcorn, candy and fountain Cokes are involved.Plus, considering the lack of inspiring options at a theater near you, one can’t help feeling that skipping the movie theater altogether could be the best option.But in...
Country music is well-known for its songs about break-ups, beer drinking and backroads fun, but leave it to country superstar Brad Paisley to take fans outside their comfort zone on his new album Wheelhouse. He’s ignited a firestorm of controversy with “Accidental Racist,” a duet...