Artist in Akron, Ohio
Artist in Akron, Ohio
Michael Egleton, is a fresh new, soulful sound with an old flare, innovative techniques and style. His music is simple yet mature. Nothing too complicated. A straight to the point vibe, that's refreshing in today's music. He has developed what is now, his "signature sound" which has been described as Gospel, Blues, Soul and Jazz all rolled up into one with the raw emotion of a classic Soul crooners. This makes him unique and one of a kind.
Some of Michael's musical influences are, Donnie Hathaway, David Ruffen, Michael Henderson, Bobby Blue Bland, Teddy Pentergrass, Lenny Williams, DJ Rodger and Billy Paul, to name a few. The life stories of Mr Steve Harvey and Mr Charlie Wilson has greatly influenced Michael's musical journey. Their paths to success has made an intense impression on Michael and his journey for success.
Michael has released 3 independent projects. His most recent, That's Alright The Rewind has received many great music reviews and much has being written about this project. His award winning, independent project, A Look Into My Heart, afforded Michael quite a bit notoriety and attention with him going on to win three awards and two nomination. He has won the Ohio Music Awards, Adult Contemporary, The Top 25 Most Listen To Artists for 2014 with the "It’s All Soul To Me" radio program with its host the late Mr. Simon Darke in the UK, a 2016 Akedemia Music Award, Adult Contemporary, and two nominations, 2014 and 2016, with the IMA Music Awards. A Look Into My Heart has been written about all over the world. He has currently begun work on another independent release, In The Q with two songs released from this project, Situation and Love Song.
All of Michael's life experiences and lessons shapes him as a musician and are reflected in his music. Michael is presently signed with the award winning and BET nominated Blue-Artists Branding and Marketing Group. His long play EPK, produced by the award winning movie director, Pierre Walters, has garnered much attention. Michael Egleton is a name quickly becoming noticed for his music abilities and hopes to be among those recognized music greats one day.
Sounds Like: Donny Hathaway, David Ruffen, Isaac Hayes, Johnny Taylor, Michael Henderson, Billy Paul
For Booking Contact: Ms Constance Quigley, 541-961-46824
Michael Egleton, Soul, Jazz and Blues artist, Latest Release: That's Alright the Rewind, Independent