Born to artist parents, Ingrid Michaelson began piano lessons at age 4. She met a vocal coach at the Jewish Community Center of Staten Island who helped her through high school. She received a degree in theater from Binghamton University and became a director until she decided to focus on a music career. She self-released her debut album, Slow the Rain, in 2005.
Her fourth album, Everybody, was released last week and features the single "Maybe".
You can learn more about Ingrid Michaelson on her official website and purchase her music here.