‘K. Michelle: My Life’: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

It’s the premiere of reality show K. Michelle: My Life, which has prompted the hashtag #KMichelleMyLife trending on Twitter. Kimberly Michelle Pate is the star and we’ve got all the info on the music artist’s new show and life below:


1. K. Michelle’s Reality Show Is a Spin-Off

K. Michelle: My Life documents the singer’s life as well as her career, family, and friends. The show is a spin-off show from when K. Michelle was a reality star with the Love & Hip Hop series. Check out a clip from the new show above.


2. Her Most Searched Music Video Is Titled “The Rebellious Soul Musical”

K. Michelle is a successful music artist who is a pianist, guitarist, and songwriter. Have a look at her most searched music video “The Rebellious Soul Musical” above. The music video was directed by Golden Globe winner Idris Elba and debuted on VH1 on August 19, 2014.


3. She Appeared on the Show Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta and the New York Version

K. Michelle made her reality TV debut on VH1’s show Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, which helped her land a contract with Atlantic Records. She joined the Atlanta cast in 2012, and K. Michelle announced she was leaving after the second season to move to New York to join Love & Hip Hop: New York. She also said she wanted to focus more on her career.


4. K. Michelle Won a School Scholarship by Yodeling

With a music scholarship to Florida A&M University, K. Michelle won her award by yodeling at her audition. She was also crowned Miss Freshman Attendant for the 2000–2001 school year and as Miss FAMU for the 2003–2004 school year, but she was unable to take the position and resigned due to “personal reasons.” K. Michelle graduated with a degree in Psychology and a minor in Music in 2004. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority.


5. Her Second Album Is Set to Be Released in December

“Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart?”, known as AWBAH, is K. Michelle’s second album. The album will be released through Atlantic Records on December 9th, 2014.