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Ndegeocello was born Michelle Lynn Johnson in Berlin, Germany, to army Sergeant Major and saxophonist father Jacques Johnson and health care worker mother Helen. In early press releases from Maverick Records her birth year was erroneously listed as 1969.The 1968 birth date has been confirmed through a previous manager and lifelong friend.Going solo, she was one of the first artists to sign with Maverick Records, where she released her debut album, Plantation Lullabies.This recording presented a distinctly androgynous persona."But when one performs four sets a night, six nights a week, that experience affords you the opportunity to present the song from the inside out, to express its essence.In this way, a singer expresses the song in the spirit in which it was written. Apologies for the inconvenience caused while we are working on our website.Please call our office on (051) 358 700 to place your order, or email [email protected]

"Some people sing songs like they wear clothing, they put it on and take it off," she explains in the biographical notes accompanying First Instrument.

After enrolling in the Berklee College of Music, and graduating a year later, having learned arrangement and developing her abilities in singing and songwriting, she secured a position teaching music for the New Jersey State Council on the Arts alongside Dizzy Gillespie.

From 1975 until 1990, Ferrell sang backup for Lou Rawls, Patti La Belle, Vanessa Williams, and George Duke.

; born Michelle Lynn Johnson, August 29, 1968) is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, bassist, and vocalist.

She has gone by the name Meshell Suhaila Bashir-Shakur which is used as a writing credit on some of her later work. where she attended Duke Ellington School of the Arts and Oxon Hill High School.