Who is Michel’le and what is her net worth 2018? Michel’le is an R&B singer best known for her songs between 1989-1999. She had two Billboard top 10 hits such as “No More Lies” and “Something in my Heart”. She has a signature voice similar to a child that makes a contrast with her soulful singing personality. She was also a member on TV One reality show R&B Divas.
She is an R&B singer born in Compton and had success as a solo artist with a lot of hit singles in 1989 when she became seventh on Billboard Hot 100. She had millions on her net in that time; however, after failing relationships with Dr. Dre and Suge Knight. She receives child support from Suga Knight, while the child with Dr. Dre has exceeded the 18-year old threshold.
Even though, she had several hits she was more popular because she had a personal relationship with Suga Knight and Dr. Dre. She married Suga Knight in 1999 and they divorced in 2007. Both of them have a child with her. Marcel is her son with Dr. Dre who was born in 1991 while they were dating. She also has daughter that was born in 2002 with Suga Knight.
1989 was the breakthrough year for her career because she released her debut album that was produced by Dr. Dre who was her boyfriend at the time. The album was certified gold with more than million sold copies. Three singles were at a top of the list, “No more lies”, and hit singles “Something in my Heart” and “Nicety. When Suge Knight did shakedown incident, Eazy signed over to Dr. Dre, Michele and D. O. C. She earned a nomination for Grammy and also she appeared there with her single “We All in the Same Gang” with MC Hammer, MC Ren, Ice-T, Dr. Dre and Eazy-E.
She waited for nine years to release a new album for Death Row Records in 1998; however, the album was a commercial disaster without a hit. It was sold in less than $0.2 million copies. She also featured on various albums as a female vocal, for example, on “Run Tha Streets” by 2Pac and “Let’s Play House” for Dogg Food. She parted ways with Dr. Dre when he departed from Death Row Records.
In the new millennium, she made her music contribution as a vocal to a soundtrack Dysfunktional. She announced a new album, but still, she didn’t record it. She has also made a teaser for her new single “Freedom to Love”.
She became a cast of R&B Divas: Los Angeles. In 2016 Lifetime made a Biopic about her life where she was portrayed by Rhyon Nicole Brown. It was a story about a relationship with Suge Knight and Dr. Dre and everything she did when she was part of Ruthless Records. In the movie Straight Outta Compton, about N. W. A. she was left out, even though she was a huge part of a group and a gang. She also plays on stage in the musical “Love Jones”.
She released a self-titled first album which was sold in more than 2 million copies all around the world. After 1998 she stopped singing and writing, and the first single she released was 12 years later in 2011 that is called “Freedom to Love”. It reached US R&B chart and reminded the public who she was and what could she become.
Net Worth of Michel’le
Michel’le has an estimated net worth of $750 thousand. At first, she was female vocal on 1987 single “Turn off the lights” for World Class Wrecking Cru. She was called to replace Mona Lisa who could not make it into the studio, so she sang and the song was immediate hit that launched her career and net worth. Later that year she signed a record deal with Ruthless Records of Eazy-E.
There were many saying that she was responsible for the mainstream success of N. W. A. however, they didn’t include her in the documentary Straight Outta Compton. She had few misunderstandings with her previous husbands because of her life story that went from being the little girl from Compton to a number one hit maker and a person that was around when the group was over.