Ahead of her TV One UnSung premiere, Michel’le stopped by the studio with Romeo where she talked about everything from dating Suge Knight, the early years of NWA, working with Dr. Dre and much more.
Michel’le is without a doubt a female pioneer in West Coast hip-hop, having a long history with some of the Cali rap legends that we know today. Providing R&B vocals and connected with Death Row records, Michele’le detailed her experience working with producer Dr. Dre saying:
What Dre was very vocal about, was telling me to have my own sound. ‘Cause I would sound a lot like Stephanie [Mills] on some stuff. And he would be like, “Hey, you gotta have your own sound!”
Michel’le also discussed her past relationship Dre as well as how Suge Knight’s current prison sentence has effected her.
Watch the full interview with Romeo below: