K. Michelle

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K. Michelle
Background information
Birth nameKimberly Michelle Pate
BornMarch 4, 1978
OriginMemphis, Tennessee, United States
GenresR&B, hip hop soul, Soul, hip hop
OccupationsSinger, songwriter, record producer, entertainer
Years active2009–present
LabelsJive, RCA
Associated actsR. Kelly, Usher, Missy Elliott, Trina
Websitewww.kmichellefans.com
 
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K. Michelle
Background information
Birth nameKimberly Michelle Pate
BornMarch 4, 1978
OriginMemphis, Tennessee, United States
GenresR&B, hip hop soul, Soul, hip hop
OccupationsSinger, songwriter, record producer, entertainer
Years active2009–present
LabelsJive, RCA
Associated actsR. Kelly, Usher, Missy Elliott, Trina
Websitewww.kmichellefans.com

Kimberly Michelle Pate, (born in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A) or more commonly known by her stage name K. Michelle is a singer of R&B and Soul music as well as a songwriter. She first received notice in 2009 with the charting single Self Made (featuring Missy Elliott).[1]

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Career

Jive Records

K Michelle's career started when she signed to Jive Records in December of 2008.[citation needed] She released one official song "How Many Times" before being bought out of her contract by RCA Records in October of 2011.[citation needed]

Music

K. Michelle has collaborated with artists such as R. Kelly,[2][3] Trina, Usher, Gucci Mane,[1] Akon and Missy Elliott[1] with her music making the Contemporary R&B charts several times.[1] Michelle lists her influences as R. Kelly, Whitney Houston and Mary J. Blige[4]

Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta

K. Michelle is also a cast member on the VH1 reality TV show called Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (Season One)[5] and will be in the cast of season two.[citation needed]

Discography/Singles

YearSingleUS
R&B[6]
2009"Self Made" (featuring Trina & Gucci Mane)89
"Fakin' It" (featuring Missy Elliott)100
2010"Fallin"56
"I Just Can't Do This"53
2011"How Many Times"53
"MP3" (featuring Akon)
"Losing It"
2012"Kiss My Ass"

Filmography

Television
YearFilmRole
2012Love & Hip Hop: AtlantaHerself

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