Michelle initially impressed Will.i.am with her rendition of It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World by James Brown at the audition phase.
In the battle heat, Michelle and Tim performed Nowhere To Run by Martha and the Vandellas, and even though Will didn’t pick Tim, he was stolen by Jennifer Hudson.
Michelle was kept in the competition by the public during Knockouts and they saved her again in the quarter-final.
Michelle’s song in the semi-final was Get Here by Oleta Adams.
She made it all the way to the final weekend but even with a staggering rendition of Prince’s Purple Rain failed to win enough public support to enter the very last showdown.