British Bassist Michelle Marie Osbourne has been privileged to work and travel with some prominent artists and producers alike. Born and raised in London, England, Michelle’s musical journey started when she began playing in her local church. Her love for music grew and eventually led her to study at the BRIT Performing Arts and Technology school. Michelle went on to further train for a year at The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (formerly known as the Guitar Institute and Bass Tech). During her time of study Michelle met and worked with some of the UK’s most established musicians, artists and songwriters. These relationships played a key part in Michelle’s development and this eventually led her to become a prominent fixture in the UK’s Pop, Gospel and Soul music scene. Michelle has been afforded the opportunity to perform at venues and festivals including iTunes Festival, V Festival, Wireless Festival, T In The Park, Capital Summertime Ball, Capital Jingle Bell Ball, London’s Jazz Cafe, Hammersmith Apollo, KOKO London, London’s O2 Arena and more.
In 2015, Michelle made a decision to relocate to New York to further pursue her career in music. Michelle continue’s to work within NYC’s thriving music scene.
To-date Michelle has worked with artists and projects including:
Black Light (Off Broadway ) – Greenwich House Theatre – New York
A large percentage of Michelle’s work is untaken in the studio and she has been privileged to work on some studio projects with renowned Producers: SIMON FRANKLIN (UK) at RAK Studios London, KEVIN BOND (US) at Sphere Studios UK & TORE AAS (Denmark).
Michelle endorses the following companies: AGUILAR AMPS, ROLAND SYNTHS and JH Audio.
In addition to the above Michelle also plays Fender and Sire Basses, Novation Bass Station ii synths.
TV and Radio Appearances
Top of The Pops -w/ The Wanted
Comic Relief w/ The Wanted
So You Think You Can Dance -w/ The Wanted
Lee Mack’s All Star Cast w/ The Wanted
This Morning – w/Jahmene Douglas
Daybreak – w/Jahmene Douglas
T4 on the Beach – w/ The Wanted
Launched at Red Bull Studios w/ Joel Compass
Capital Xtra FM Radio
Max Weekend Sessions – w/ Joel Compass
Premier Gospel Radio
Dave P Hour – Solo
Le Grand Journal w/ Emeli Sande
Good Morning America w/ Calum Scott and Leona Lewis