Michael Theo Johnson, began singing at the age of two where he would belt out his rendition of “My sunshine has come” by Angie Stone while walking around the house with a microphone. Michaelstar’s mother left New York with Michael when he was 3 years old; she wanted to make a difference in how and where she raised her only child. Moving to Atlanta was a life changing experience for both Michaelstar and his mom. This relocation was the best thing, because it allowed Michaelstar to discover his musical and acting abilities. This multitalented artist has been performing for several years while still pursuing his acting career. He has auditioned and landed the lead roles in over fifty plays and musicals throughout Georgia.
Michaelstar briefly took vocal and piano lessons at the Gwinnett School of Music. Along with his theater achievements, MichaelStar has performed for many charity events, such as Hosea Feed The Hungry and the Breast Cancer Awareness Program to name a few, performing his vocal and dance skills. MichaelStar has been featured on Comcast television and WAEN TV. Currently, MichaelStar is signed with a Talent Agency called Real People Models and Talent agency where he is frequently called out to casting calls for movies and commercial roles. Michael’s father is also a well known recording Reggae artist who has been singing and performing since he was seven years old. MichaelStar gets his inspiration from his father, Usher, Michael Jackson, Chris Brown, Stevie Wonder and The Temptations.
Michaelstar is not only a musician, but also an actor anti-bullying advocate and entrepreneur! Winning the 2014 Hot New Artist Award at the Clean Music Movement Awards in Atlanta to performing at various charity events around the city.