On a number of selections ndegeocello s musical poetry just flows so effortlessly from a hypnotic mix of strings and acoustic guitar. Me shell ndegéocello is a stylisation of meshell ndegeocello a pseudonym of michelle lynn johnson b.
Celebrated multi genre bass player who also writes and records as a solo artist.
Michelle ndegeocello. Army but also an accomplished musician who played the saxophone her mom was a healthcare worker. Overview biography discography. Top albums see all 21 albums ventriloquism various ndegeocello meshell.
Devil s halo vinyl meshell ndegeocello. Her music incorporates a wide variety of influences including funk soul jazz hip hop. Ndegeocello whose real name is michelle lynn johnson was born august 1968 in berlin germany.
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Ndegeocello sets her articulate and passionate lyrics to slow haunting melodies and sullen grooves. The result is a soulfully melancholic but beautiful blend of folk rock and mellow jazz elements. Her father was in the u s.
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Meshell ndegeocello born michelle lynn johnson august 29 1968 is an american singer songwriter rapper bassist and vocalist. You re listening to the official audio for meshell ndegeocello fool of me from the album bitter. Order it now at http smarturl it meshellwebstore or on itunes.
She has gone by the name meshell suhaila bashir shakur which is. 29 aug 1968 is a singer bassist and multi instrumentalist. She was born michelle johnson to army lieutenant and saxophonist father jacques johnson and her mother helen in berlin germany.
Born august 29 1968 is an american singer songwriter rapper and bassist she has gone by the name meshell suhaila bashir shakur which is used as a writing credit on some of her later work. I have found my tribe and they have found me the us neo soul singer s new album pays homage to artists who inspired her including prince and tlc but she still doesn. Fool of me was featured in the soundtrack to the fil.
Raised in washington d c she credits her love of music to her father for his skill in playing and love for jazz. Michelle lynn johnson.