HomeUp-and-Comers: Meet Michael O

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Fans of the NBC show “The Sing-Off” may remember Michael O as the leading member of Season 3 runner-up group, Dartmouth Aires. It was here that Michael O made a name for himself, wowing judges with his versatility and vocals on songs such as “Midnight Train to Georgia” and “Somebody to Love”. Judge Ben Fold said Michael has a “timeless style” while Judge Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men called Michael a “freaking superstar!” Since the show Michael has gone solo and recently released a critically acclaimed EP titled “In the Beginning. The EP landed #147 on iTunes and #5 on Itunes R&B charts. So without further ado, let’s get to know the man with the incredible voice, Michael O!

 Hello, Michael! Welcome to NY. Do you come out here often?

 I live in Los Angeles now so I don’t get to spend too much time out here, but I love NY!

How would you describe your style of music?

 I would say it’s soul-pop. Its soul mixed with pop, R&B, electro, minimalist music…soul-pop.

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