Chrisette Michele

Feb
22
Keyshia Cole Announces ‘Woman to Woman’ Tour with Chrisette Michele

Keyshia Cole

It will be girls’ night out when Keyshia Cole hits the road this spring. The R&B diva has announced dates for her “Woman to Woman” tour with special guest Chrisette Michele.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb
11
Chrisette Michele Covers Whitney Houston’s ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebody’

Chrisette Michele

On the one-year anniversary of her passing, Chrisette Michele pays homage to Whitney Houston by covering her 1987 hit “I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)” as part of Billboard’s week-long tribute to the late legend. Accompanied by Guitar Slayer, the R&B songstress puts her own acoustic spin on the dance record.

“I study her DVDs,” said Chrisette. “Literally the way footballers take notes before the Super Bowl, I’ll watch a Whitney show before I go onstage.”

Chrisette’s fourth album Better is due this spring featuring the single “A Couple of Forevers.”

Read the rest of this entry »

Jan
27
New Music: Chrisette Michele – ‘A Couple of Forevers’

A Couple of Forevers

Chrisette Michele capped off 2012 by releasing her mixtape Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation. Now the R&B songbird starts her year on a high note with “A Couple of Forevers,” the first single off her fourth album Better.

“I’m the only one/ You’re the only one/ Together till never/ I’m talking about forever/ Just a couple of forevers,” sings Chrisette on the gorgeous love ballad, produced by Pop & Oak.

The song will be available on iTunes this Tuesday, while the follow-up to 2010’s Let Freedom Reign arrives April 30 via Motown Records.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jan
4
Chrisette Michele Announces April Release for New Album

Chrisette Michele

The new year brings new music from Chrisette Michele. The R&B songbird has announced a release date for her fourth album Better.

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec
12
New Music: Chrisette Michele – ‘Better’

Chrisette Michele

Fresh off the release of her mixtape Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation, Chrisette Michele debuts the title track to her upcoming fourth album, due on Motown Records. The soulstress gets struck by cupid’s arrow, making you feel each note as she soars over the tender R&B number. Get a taste of what Chrisette has in store for 2013.

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec
7
New Music: Chrisette Michele – ‘Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation’ [Mixtape]

Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation

Chrisette Michele celebrates her 30th birthday with the release of her new mixtape Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation. The free download features nine tracks with appearances from 2 Chainz, Wale, Robert Glasper, Bilal, and her brother Lem Payne. Inspired by Audrey Hepburn, the R&B songstress traveled to Europe earlier this fall to learn more about the Hollywood screen legend.

“This journey is a special expression of my truest creativity,” tweeted Chrisette. “I’m going to show you how inspired I truly am by a lady I really adore.”

She has also been in the studio recording Better, the follow-up to her 2010 album Let Freedom Reign. In the meantime, download her latest work below.

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec
5
Mixtape Cover: Chrisette Michele – ‘Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation’

Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation

Chrisette Michele evokes old Hollywood glamour on the black-and-white cover of her mixtape Audrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation. The project, which was inspired by the late actress, has spawned the rock-tinged “Your Fair Lady,” “Rich Hipster” featuring Wale, and “Charades” with 2 Chainz. It will be available for download on Friday at midnight on Coast2Coast Mixtapes.

What do you think of the cover art? Share your thoughts below.