Michael Muse

In an era of declining songwriting skills and auto tune crooning, Michael Muse embodies the best traditions of R&B/Soul music as a vocalist, songwriter and producer. His velvet voice is unique and mesmerizing, captivating audiences across the nation. It was inevitable that MichaelMuse’s talent would capture the world since his gift was discovered at the age of five and since he is the son of the legendary New York Jazz Musician “Chuck Henley”.

A native Washingtonian, Muse started his professional career as the lead vocalist for Rare Essence at the ripe age of 16 and penned their second single release “Back Up Against The Wall” in 1983. Muse is also known in the DC music community as the most prolific vocalist in GoGo history paving the way for most vocalist in GoGo today. Muse studied under the direction of Dr. Leroy Dorsey, who taught Donny Hathaway and Robert Flack at the historical Howard University.

Thousands are entranced by Michael Muse’s superb Falsetto and natural smooth tenor that makes him a true extraordinaire balladeer. And now, with the support of four close friends; Keith Busey (Bassist and former Music Director for The Stylistics), Marc Foster (Keyboardist), Larnell Carr (Percussionist), and Jacque Johnson Jr.(brother of the talented Meshell Ndegeocello on Guitar and musical arrangements), their on a mission as a band to flood the airways with a unique smooth sound with a slight touch of homegrown Washington DC sound infused in the mix. Fans are ecstatic about the collaboration and can’t wait for the entire world to witness such illustrious music.

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