Michelle Escoffery is an Ivor Novello Award and Brit Award Winning Singer, Songwriter and Vocal Producer with 3 decades experience in the music Industry. A member of family singing group coached by her Father in early years, 'The Escoffery’s', signed to Atlantic Records USA in 1991, Michelle cut her teeth in the studio with sister Sandra Escoffery, learning to write and arrange, which led to independent success with chart topping UK girl band Truce. Michelle went on to become one of only 2 female stock writers at EMI Music Publishing at the time, alongside Cathy Dennis. Ivor Novello Award winner for her song ‘Just A Little’ 2002 PRS Most Performed work, also chosen as part of PRS’ ‘Songs Of A Century’, a selection of the top 100 British songs from the last century. She has penned songs for Tina Turner, All Saints, Beverley Knight, Artful Dodger, Nabiha. Her drive to showcase and champion emerging songwriters and performers shone in 2002 when she founded and ran live show 'Kindred Spirit' for almost a decade.
Michelle continues to advocate and develop new talent through creative vehicles and platforms such as her event 'Front Room Sessions’ and Boutique production label 528 Music Global. Also current module leader at Tileyard Education on their Commercial Songwriting & Production Postgraduate MA Degree program. SCQF qualified in the Professional Development Award - Practice Based Learning for Creative and Cultural Industries, CLOCK Sector expert, Peer Reviewer and External Assessor. Outside of music, Michelle’s passion is wellness. She is a qualified Holistic Life-Craft Coach, supporting makers & professionals to balance creativity with the demands of daily life; increase energy, productivity and avoid burn out. Having signed with both major and independent labels and publishers, and recognised for her creativity, musical ability and professional contributions, she (presently) sits on the Board of Directors for PRS for Music as a Writer Director and on the Board Of Trustees for PRS Foundation.