Born with natural aesthetic abilities, Michelle Blackwell has been immersed in the Performing Arts arena since childhood that has spanned many years and encompassed all artistic disciplines.
She's worked with platinum record selling producer Chucky Thompson on multiple music projects, including DC Rapper Non-Chalant’s single “Until the Day” which was featured on the soundtrack for the movie “Bullet Proof” , staring Damon Wayans and Adam Sandler.
For more than a decade she's built a large and consistent following in the Washington DC area and abroad, performing with some of the DC Metropolitan areas most talented artists and musicians and strives to be an ambassador for Gogo music outside of the DC’s Beltway a catalyst for the success of its unique and homegrown sound that she likes to call “Urban Gogo Soul”.
Her latest project, her new cd entitled "Body Of Work", is her latest step in her extensive walk in her musical/ performance journey , has a mixture of old fan favorites and hot new original songs. Gogo Music(a Washington DC born music genre, fused with a heavy percussive, bass and Latin, jazz, soul and funk influences) will be prominently featured on "Body of Work", as she is a native Washingtonian and self professed lover of this largely unsung American indigenous music.
And now, adding to her repertoire and to the Gogo Culture, Michelle has penned the cultures very first Fiction Novel "Love -n- Gogo" . Both the CD and Book are on sale now!!