If you watched the debut of the new show "Love & Hip Hop Atlanta" you heard K. Michelle's story, but a lot of people don't even know who she is...here is some info.
K. Michelle signed to Jive records in 2008.
K. Michelle’s real name is Kimberly Michelle Pate.
She is featured on R.Kelly’s album Love Letter (2010)
She graduated undergrad on a scholarship for yodeling. UrbanDaily interviewed Kimberly in 2011, where she told them about her FAMU experience: “That’s why when people say they can’t go to college and the can’t finish college, I don’t hear them. I went to class everyday up until I had my baby, and I went back to school a week later. And I graduated on time, in four years.”
K. Michelle made headlines when she came out about her former boyfriend Memphitz (recently married to Lil Wayne’s ex-wife Toya Carter) violent and abusive relationship. She became an advocate for domestic violence!
K. Michelle enjoys playing the piano and can read sheet music.
K. Michelle has released three mixtapes, including: What’s the 901? (2010) a tribute to Mary J Blige, For Colored Girls-Pre-Pain Medicine: The Mixtape (2010) and Signed, Sealed, Delivered.
K. Michelle’s musical influences are Mary J. Blige, Whitney Houston, and Tammi Terrell.
Her son, Chase Bowman is 7-years-old.