Michelle Brooks-Thompson is the Recording Artist, Motivational Speaker, and S3 NBC’s The Voice Finalist. Lately, Michelle’s mic failed during the Charlotte FC’s inaugural home game at Bank of America Stadium on Saturday night, but 74k supporters in the stadium sang the National Anthem. In an interview, she said, “It wasn’t what we wanted at first,” and added, “But you know what? It became a magical moment.”
Who is Michelle Brooks-Thompson?
June 25, 1984
37 years old
$300K to $500K USD
Michelle Brooks-Thompson is a National Independent Recording Artist who has won several awards. The 2017 Super Top Dog winner of Amateur Night at the Apollo (Fox Showtime at the Apollo) and the 2019 winner of Keene Idol were both former NBC’s The Voice Season 3 finalists.
Her powerful voice and captivating personality have captured audiences worldwide. Her rich vocals have become synonymous with performing the National Anthem and God Bless America at numerous major league sporting events, including Game 1 of the 2018 MLB World Series.
Michelle received a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. She travels as a private voice instructor, singing at various locations and on national television shows.
She started her career as Minister of Music at Miracle Temple COGIC and served there from June 1998 to Feb 2002. Then, she served as the Choir Director at Mount Holyoke College and Five Colleges Consortium and worked there until June 2006. From May 2002 to June 2007, Brooks worked at New Covenant COGIC as Minister of Music.
Following next, she worked as the Teacher at West Over Job Corps. Additionally, she worked as Senior Teller at Bank of America, Manager at UMass Five College Federal Credit Union, Gospel Recording Artist at MBT Music Ministries, Sales Manager and Branch Vice President at United Bank, and Vice President Branch Manager at People’s United Bank.
On October 23, 2018, Michelle made baseball history when she sang God Bless America at Game 1 of the MLB World Series in Boston, MA. She also sings the National Anthem with the Boston Symphony Orchestra at The Boston Pops, the most anticipated and iconic annual July 4 New England festival (2015).
How old is Michelle Brooks-Thompson?
On June 25, 1984, Michelle Brooks-Thompson was born in Boston, Massachusetts. She is 37 years old. She was born too late, Barbara Gayle Brooks, and there is not much information about her father. Michelle has a sister, and they started a Soul/Funk female group in the ’70s called the “Wallace Sisters.”
At the age of 8, Michelle learned to play piano with the help of her mother. She was the Minister of Music for her grandfather’s church, Miracle Temple COGIC in Northampton, Massachusetts, from 14 to 22. She won her first talent contest at ten, singing Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You.” After her mother died, she became the church pianist and musical director for her grandfather’s church at 13.
Who is Michelle Brooks-Thompson Husband?
Michelle Brooks-Thompson is married to Amherst teacher David Thompson, together share three kids; Aleesia, Aaliyah, and David. David is a football coach, teacher, and former NFL player.
How Rich is Michelle Brooks-Thompson?
The estimated Net Worth of Michelle Brooks-Thompson is between $300K to $500K USD.
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