October 21, 2014
Micah Check: Interview with Boyz II Men
On Monday night, I caught up with R&B icons Boyz II Men, backstage before their album release concert at The Americana at Brand in LA. Collide, the band’s first collaboration since 2011’s Twenty. The guys spoke about the new direction on the record (no ballads! OMG!) and their favorite city on their upcoming European Tour (you might be surprised!).
Collide just hit shelves and iTunes!
Check back next Monday for another episode of Micah Check (I promise they will get better!) (more…)Read More
July 14, 2014
Micah Jesse Visits USA Network’s ‘Satisfaction’ Set
When USA Network invited me to visit the set of their newest series, “Satisfaction,” (premiering July 17th), I immediately said yes, partly because the series is filmed in none other than my hometown of Atlanta and partly because the buzz is that this show is going to be one of the network’s best to date (and they are chock full of hits). The show poses two questions: What really makes you happy? And how far will you go for it? To watch the trailer and hear from the cast, keep reading… (more…)Read More
April 7, 2014
Music Monday: Catching Up With Michelle Williams
Michelle Williams, of Destiny’s Child fame, discusses her fourth solo studio album, what qualities she looks for in a man, what she’s learned from depression, and her new Playtex campaign encouraging girls to “Play On”, for the first installment of Micah Jesse’s Music Monday series.Read More
February 12, 2014
VIDEO: Jeremy Scott Interview – MADE Fashion Week
Designer Jeremy Scott stopped by the American Express VIP Lounge at MADE Fashion Week at Milk Studios for a Q&A with me after his runway show. He talked about being inspired this season by a locker room. He also spoke about his new role as Creative Director of Moschino and the future of his own brand. In his front row this year: Jared Leto, Joe Jonas, Kat Graham, and model Coco Rocha. (more…)Read More
January 16, 2014
Karina Smirnoff on Corbin Bleu, Law School & the Acting Bug! — VIDEO
“Dancing With The Stars” pro Karina Smirnoff opened up about her crazy chemistry with Season 17 partner Corbin Bleu and her love for acting (“I’ve got the acting bug!”) before teaching me how to salsa. For quotes and HOT SHOTS from the JCPenney New Year, New You event, keep reading…Read More
January 8, 2014
Breakthrough Actor Michael B. Jordan Talks Relationships & Getting Star Struck
Heartthrob “Fruitvale Station” actor Michael B. Jordan was on hand at the 2014 National Board of Review Awards Gala in NYC to accept an award as the “Breakthrough Performer of the Year.” On the red carpet, he stopped to chat with me about his one serious relationship (that sadly just ended!) and getting star struck on the red carpet by “Wolf of Wall Street” star Leo DiCaprio. Ladies! — you heard that right – MBJ is on the market! Start thinking about how you’re going to not make asking him out an “awkward moment!”Read More
January 8, 2014
Director Lee Daniels Talks Steamy Birthday with Boyfriend!
“The Butler” director, Lee Daniels, was all smiles at the 2014 National Board of Review Awards Gala in NYC, talking to me about his sexy birthday getaway to the island of Fiji with his boyfriend, Jahil Fisher.Read More
November 15, 2013
VIDEO: Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2013 – Backstage & Pink Carpet
Before the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2013, I spoke with angels Doutzen Kroes, Karlie Kloss, Lily Aldridge, Jasmine Tookes and Jessica Hart. Find out what they had to say about their beauty secrets, wings and other things. (Seriously, could these women be more perfect? They aren’t human!)Read More
November 12, 2013
ARTPOP + artRave = Lady Gaga Celebrates New Album!
Leave it to Lady Gaga to, quite literally, fly into her press conference… Before the artRave celebration began, Gaga invited media to a hangar at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on Sunday evening (Nov 10) to experience and learn about Volantis, what she calls the World’s “first flying dress.” Created by Gaga’s TechHaus team and Studio XO, the contraption is “essentially a vehicle,” she explained before climbing into the hovercraft-esque “dress,” which bears the curvaceous silhouette of a woman, and demonstrated how the outfit can propel an individual off the ground and into flight.
Watch above, and below, Gaga tells me about her upcoming American Music Awards performance with R. Kelly:
October 9, 2013
Ryan Lochte: My Goggles Go Off To Diana Nyad! — EXCLUSIVE Interview
Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte was on hand in NYC’s Herald Square on Tuesday (Oct 8) to “swim for relief” alongside long distance swimmer Diana Nyad, who recently swam from Cuba to Florida. I asked Ryan if he thinks he could do it… you’ll be surprised by his answer. WATCH THE INTERVIEW!Read More
October 9, 2013
VIDEO: Diana Nyad Swims For Hurricane Sandy Relief in the Heart of NYC — Exclusive!
Fresh off her record-breaking swim from Cuba to Florida, long-distance swim legend Diana Nyad embarked on a 48-hour continuous “Swim for Relief” to support Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts. The swim raised funds for AmeriCares, a nonprofit global health and disaster relief organization that delivers medicines, medical supplies and aid to people in need around the world and across the United States. P&G brands such as Duracell, Tide and Secret covered all event costs to maximize funds donated.
Celebrities, athletes and TV personalities joined long-distance swim legend Diana Nyad during her 48-hour continuous “Swim for Relief” on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, in New York’s Herald Square. The swim is raising funds for AmeriCares, a non-profit relief organization, to support Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts.
To find out more, visit www.NyadSwimForRelief.com.
Coming soon… my one-on-one interview with Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte…Read More
July 19, 2013
INTERVIEW: Catching Up With Tristan “Mack” Wilds — VIDEO
Actor-turned-singer Tristan Wilds stopped by Music Choice for a sit-down interview with me to promote his new single “Own It” and talk about his career growth. Catch up with the former “90210″ star. Watch the interview below!
Stay tuned to the 18 minute mark for a special acapella treat from Mack Wilds!Read More
July 16, 2013
INTERVIEW: Caroline Manzo On Her New Book “Let Me Tell You Something” — VIDEO
“Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Caroline Manzo sat down with me at Mohegan Sun Casino & Resort to dish about her new book “Let Me Tell You Something” (in stores now!) before her much-anticipated Q&A with fans.
She talked to me exclusively about giving/getting advice, (find out what piece of advice her Father gave her that she’ll never forget), what’s off-limits on reality television, her love/hate relationship with Bravo TV, and the must-have menu items at her family’s new restaurant Little Town in Hoboken, and much more more!Read More
July 9, 2013
VIDEO: Micah Jesse Catches Up With Aly & AJ Michalka of 78Violet — INTERVIEW
Actors-turned-singers sisters Aly & AJ Michalka stopped by Music Choice studios in NYC to chat with me about their latest venture, their band 78Violet, and brand new single “Hothouse” (out now!)
The girls took questions from fans and answered everything you’ve been wanting to know about them. Take a look below:Read More
June 11, 2013
A Moment With Micah: Ryan Cabrera Stops By Music Choice U&A — VIDEO
In case you’ve been wondering where Ryan Cabrera has been since his hit song “On The Way Down,” he wants you to know he’s been keeping busy touring. Oh, and he’s got an album coming out — but he doesn’t know when yet. I put him in the hot seat asking him everything about his past relationships with Ashlee Simpson and Audrina Patridge to his stints on reality television.
Watch Ryan Cabrera Interview on Music Choice’s U&A below: