Michelle Sarah is a powerful singer and songwriter known for her explosive vocals, relentless creative energy, and dynamic blend of soul and funk. Born in Toronto and raised in Guyana and the United States, her musical foundation was forged in the church and is rooted in gospel-an influence that shines through during each of her performances. With her powerful voice and stunning stage presence at the forefront, Michelle Sarah has earned high praise from countless musicians and her ever-growing fan base.
After moving to Colorado in 2017, Michelle has firmly put down her roots in Denver, assembling an all-star band featuring members of Karl Denson's Tiny Universe and John Brown's Body to back her on the road. With her solo project's new lineup, the captivating songstress finds herself supported by guitarist DJ Williams (Karl Denson's Tiny Universe), bassist Dan Africano (John Brown's Body, Ghost Light), keys player Eric Luba (Analog Son), drummer Eric Imbrosciano (Jaden Carlson Band), trombone player Scott Flynn (Odesza), and saxophonist Alex Cazet.
Michelle has performed with many of the top acts in the live music scene today, cultivating an enviable list of collaborations with key players in the soul, funk, jam, jazz, and EDM genres. She has previously performed with members of the Grateful Dead, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Meters, Galactic, Pretty Lights, Lettuce, The Motet, Soulive, and many more, and sat in with nationally renowned artists like Parliament-Funkadelic, Warren Haynes, Robert Randolph, and The New Mastersounds. She has also performed with at iconic venues, such as Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheater, and sung at high-profile events including Bonnaroo, New Orleans' Jazz Fest, Jam Cruise, Gathering of the Vibes, Wanee, and others.