A trendsetter, trailblazer and all around R&B, soul and hip hop game changer Chrisette Michele has journeyed a colorful road to musical success. Check out some of the reasons below why this Soul Train Music Award 13 performer has got soul.
Born to a deacon father and a choir director Chrisette Michele Payne, a native of Central Islip New York, led high school gospel choirs. She received a vocal performance degree from from Five Towns College.
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