Michelle Murray is an award-winning performing songwriter in the Maryland D.C. area. She plays a combination of originals and covers that span genres including Americana, Folk, Bluegrass, Country, Singer Songwriter and a touch of the blues. Many of Michelle’s songs have been signed to various publishers and libraries for Film and TV, and she recently had songs placed in several episodes of The Young And Restless, including her recent single, Home Away From Home. She’s had other songs placed on MTV and The Lifetime Channel.

Michelle’s latest EP, “Ready, Set Christmas!” was released on December 15, 2022 and the title track was nominated as best pop song for the 2023 Wammie Awards (Washington Area Music Awards). Her previous EP, “In Your Warmth,” released last January, was named as a finalist for Best Folk Album for the 2022 Wammie Awards. In addition, the title track of that EP was featured in an episode of The Young and the Restless. 2023 singles releases include an Americana song, “Autumn Colors,” and a holiday song, “Lights of Hanukkah.”

Michelle has received airplay and recognition on numerous radio stations and programs including WOWD 94.3-FM (Takoma Radio), Women of Substance Radio/Podcast, WTMD, WFDU, WERA-FM and WETA-FM on Mary Cliff’s “Traditions” show. In addition, Michelle also hosts a daily bluegrass radio show on Bluegrass Country Radio, weeknights 6-7pm.