Artist Of The Week: MICKI MILLER
Written by sessions on November 30, 2018
Since the 2013 release of her first EP, Micki Miller continues to release music showcasing her collaborations and covers, to her streaming audience. No Alcohol feat. Heyzeus (Nothing Even Matters/ Cranes In The Sky Cover) is a sultry echo the iconic duet performed by Lauryn Hill and D’Angelo describing the to natural high and subsequent withdrawal experienced between lovers. Call Me (Prod By Jay D’Andre) showcases the warmth of her alto tone, theory, and signature style locked into the base infused street chic groove.
Micki creates albums that deliver her vibe to audiences around the world. Her storyline is intentional, flowing sonically, receiving rave reviews. Her 2016 release, Summertime Chi. received honourable mentions from Entertainment’s finest including, DJ Jazzy Jeff, James Poyser & Questlove of The Roots & Ledisi. On August 22, 2017, Miller announced the release of her next project, IMAGINE via social media, and toured the album with drummer for Beyonce, Venzella Joy, in 2018, for The Crew Love Tour.
Since then, Micki has released 3 more projects, one being The Nightcap: Vol. 1, a collaborative mixtape with fellow South Bend native Heyzeus. In December of 2018, She released a simulated mixtape, The Door to December: Chapter 1, where she pays homage to some of her favourite hip hop creatives, by sampling & remixing their verses and songs. In March of 2019, Micki started the release of a series of projects, beginning with Spring Dreams EP & THE VIBETAPE, which will be followed by three more projects throughout this year.
In 2017 Micki Miller was asked to be a part of The Playlist Retreat, a private camp-like experience for some of the music industry’s top creatives, held at Hip Hop legend DJ Jazzy Jeff’s Delaware estate. Being a part of The Playlist family has blessed Micki to gain wisdom, inspiration, friendships, and/or collaboration opportunities, with and from Moonchild, Lord Finesse, DJ Khalil, DJ Spinna, Maimouna Youssef, Eric Roberson, Glenn Lewis, and more…
This week we turn the spotlight down south in our Artist of The Week feature on Micki Miller
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