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K. Michelle Bio, Age, Parents, Husband, Children, Songs, Net worth

K. Michelle Biography

Born Kimberly Michelle Pate, K. Michelle is an American singer-songwriter, actress, and television personality. She rose to fame after appearing on VH1’s reality series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta.  She is also known for Love & Hip Hop: New York, and K. Michelle: My Life. Moreover, Michelle features in Marriage Boot Camp: Hip Hop Edition 2022 alongside Dr. Kastan Sims

K. Michelle Age | Birthday

Born on March 4, 1982, Michelle, who is a singer and Love & HipHop: Atlanta star is 42 years old as of 2024. Michelle celebrates her birthday on the 4th of March each passing year.

K. Michelle Parents

Michelle was born in Memphis, Tennessee to her parents; Angles Pate (mother)  and Eddie Pate (father).  Moreover, the singer has a sister named Shalah Pate.

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K. Michelle Height

Michelle, a singer stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches.

K. Michelle Husband

Michelle, a singer and Love & Hip Hop star is currently dating Dr. Kastan Sims, a dentist. The singer, Michelle revealed that she and Dr. Sims have known each other for 19 years as of 2022 and have remained friends for that period. Sometimes Michelle refer to Dr. Kastan as her husband even though they have not officially tied the knot.

K. Michelle Children

Michelle has a son named Chase Bowman who was born in 2004. Her son’s father is Brian Bowman. Chase Bowman is a football player. He played football at St. Benedict High School.

Moreover, Michelle and her partner Dr. Kastan Sims plan to have more children via surrogacy as she revealed on her social media.


K. Michelle attended Overton High School and graduated in 2000. She then joined Florida A&M University on a scholarship.

Music | Songs

K. Michelle is an R&B singer and songwriter.  She is signed to Atlantic Records. As of 2022, she has made six studio albums. Her first album, Rebellious Soul (2013), debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200, and number one on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts.

In  December 2014, Michelle released her second studio album, Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart? Notable songs from the album that did well on the charts are “Love ‘Em All”, “Maybe I Should Call” and “Hard to Do.”

Additionally, the singer released her third album More Issues Than Vogue in  March 2016 while her fourth studio album Kimberly: The People I Used To Know was released in December 2017.  Her fourth album debuted in the top ten of Billboards Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.

Moreover, Michelle’s fifth studio album All Monsters Are Human and was released in January 2020. The singer is set to release her sixth album, I’m The Problem in 2022.

Some of Michelle’s notable songs include “I Just Can’t Do This,”  “Fakin It,” “How Many Times,”  “Fallin,”


Michelle won Soul Train Music Award in 2013 for the Best New Artist and NAACP Image Award in 2014 for Oustanding New Artist.

K. Michelle Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta

Michelle is a cast member of VH1’s  Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta.  She appears in the first, second, and fifth seasons of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. The first season chronicles her return to the music industry after several personal struggles, including an abusive relationship with a music executive. During the season, she has an emotional falling out with Rasheeda, after Rasheeda admits that she does not believe Michelle’s abuse allegations.  Shortly after filming the singer signed a multi-album record deal with Atlantic Records.

The singer made guest appearances in season 3 and season 4 of the show and After the show’s Reunion, she announced she was joining the cast of Love & Hip Hop: New York.

Michelle quit Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta after season 5, shortly after taping the reunion.

K. Michelle: My Life

K. Michelle: My Life premiered on November 3, 2014, and ended on February 6, 2017. The show chronicles the everyday life of R&B/soul singer and songwriter Michelle.  Running for three seasons, the show featured Michelle as she made her second, third, and fourth studio albums. It also featured the opening of her restaurant Puff & Metals.

Moreover, Michelle’s love life with her then on-off partner, Bobby Maze, a basketball player was also a focus of the show.

Marriage Boot Camp

K. Michelle and Dr. Kastan Sims are cast members of Marriage Boot Camp: Hip Hop Edition which premieres on March 31, 2022, on WE TV. The pair have known each other for 19 years and have been together for the last five years ( as of 2022).  Their relationship has been tested before with Kastan being accused of cheating. In a series of Twitter posts now deleted, Michelle talked about how she was messaged by a woman claiming Kastan Sims was having an affair with her. After deleting the social media post, Michelle did not address the cheating allegations again.

Marriage Boot Camp: Hip Hop Edition premieres on March 31, 2022, at 9 pm on WE tv.

My Killer Body With K. Michelle

“As one of the very first celebrities to come forward with her personal health struggles after silicone injections nearly took her life, R&B chart topper K. Michelle will help men and women desperate to reverse plastic surgery procedures that now threaten their lives in My Killer Body with K. Michelle. With the number of cosmetic surgeries on the rise and an alarming number of these procedures resulting in post-surgery suffering and trauma, each episode will follow two patients who desperately need help as well as K. Michelle’s ongoing personal story. My Killer Body with K. Michelle is produced by Jesse Collins Entertainment and Kingdom Reign Entertainment and executive produced by Kimberly Pate ∼ Lifetime.

 K. Michelle Net worth

Michelle, who is a singer-songwriter, actress, and television personality has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of March 2022.

 K. Michelle Instagram

Michelle is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @kmichellemusic with 7.6 million followers as of March 2022.