Growing up, the Harlem native ” Michael From The East” had passion and long lasting dreams of becoming a musician. Michael’s determination led him to create music that will touch your soul. His medley of gripping narratives and melodic cadence are among the slew of reasons why he is on his way to becoming a cultural staple. Michael’s gifted talent resonates with such emotions it’s contagious and uplifting. Once you get to know Michael From The East you will understand why. Being raised in a spiritual household his father Rev. Booker and mother First Lady Booker has always prayed over him and his sister Ashley.
A lot of his musical influences came from the sounds of 60’s & 70’s, watching his father play tons of old school music. Michael From The East places his own spin on music like Indie R&B, Bedroom Soul and Emo-Rap music. He has released 3 EPs; the most current being “ F.T.E.” We had the honor of attending his listening party in his hometown on Thursday night. His friendly presence clearly states “Hello Everyone I’m Here”. Once he started singing his music created a calm and mind blowing feeling that resonated with everyone and it was noticeable. Look out for Michael From The East, he is about to raise the charts!