“Johnson is the real article, and her band is terrific.” - Las Vegas Review Journal
“Thoughtful and soulful.” - Las Vegas Review Journal
Known as “Las Vegas’ First Lady of Jazz,” critically acclaimed vocalist Michelle Johnson offers a delightful and inspiring evening in her new show, "Salute to the Great Singer-Songwriters," which pays tribute to the music of Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, Stevie Wonder, Kenny Loggins, Bob Dylan, Carole King, Billy Joel, Tracey Chapman, and many more.
Michelle Johnson is known for her soaring vocals, versatile repertoire, and sold-out productions at The Smith Center and elsewhere. She has also performed, toured or recorded with legendary artists including Gladys Knight, Paul McCartney, Barbra Streisand, and others. Michelle's liquid voice and unique storytelling style will engage you from the first note to the last.
Backed by an incredible band led by the outstanding Musical Director Jeffrey Neiman, this evening of great music crosses multiple genres and features hit songs we all know and love. The show also features Michelle’s original song “I’m All In," from her upcoming album produced by Grammy winner Kamau Kenyatta (producer for Grammy winner Gregory Porter and others).
Presented in the intimate setting of Myron's Cabaret Jazz inside The Smith Center, this promises to be a wonderful evening featuring music by some of the greatest singer-songwriters of all time. See you there!
More about Michelle Johnson at www.michellejohnson.com