Home page - book a STAR for your event!


   Richard De La Font Agency, Inc.
   Legendary 5-Star Service and Reputation
   Providing Excellence in Entertainment Since 1970

      Booking Miki Howard - book r&b music artists
      Book vocal jazz music artists - book Miki Howard
         Soul, Quiet Storm, Vocal Jazz, Urban

Booking Information
About This Company
R&B Music Roster  |  Vocal Jazz Music Roster
Music Menu
Fast Index  |  Home  |  Search
Printable Page


How To Book Miki Howard For Your Event

Miki Howard may be available for your next special event!

  Miki Howard - booking information

Vocal siren Miki Howard has been around for more than 15 years - invoking the timeless spirits of legendary crooners such as Billie Holiday, Aretha Franklin, Lena Horne and Nancy Wilson.

  Miki Howard - booking information  No matter what this songstress belts out, she does it with soulful conviction and class.

As a child, the Chi-town native and mother of three only had to step into her mother's living room to absorb different musical genres. Her mother, the late Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Josephine Howard, and member of the renowned gospel quartet The Caravans (her father is The Pilgrim Jubilees's Clay Graham), always entertained her industry friends at home. "It was nothing for me to see James Cleveland, Billy Preston and Fats Domino in my house," says Howard, who developed her chops with impromptu performances of Aretha Franklin classics for her mother's company. "I was surrounded by music every day, so I knew I wanted to sing professionally someday." Howard's extended musical family served as the perfect mentors, encouraging her vocal ability and most importantly, teaching her what it takes to raise the bar in this manic music industry.

Even though her home and touring with her mom served as an ideal training ground for Miki's talent, she sought other venues to hone her vocal skills. She began scouting clubs to get a glimpse of her favorite groups. "I used to go to this teenage spot called Club Maverick where they served fruit punch and cookies," laughs Miki. "I saw Shalamar-Jodi Watley, Jeffrey Daniels, Howard Hewett." This exposure to an array of artists from Rufus and Chaka Khan to Earth, Wind and Fire was instrumental in Miki's professional singing pursuits. A pubescent Miki captivated Augie Johnson (from her favorite pop group Side Effect) with her range and was soon signed to Wayne Henderson's label, At Home Productions. It was there that Miki's jazz roots sprouted working with jazz musicians such as Roy Ayers, Chico Hamilton, Willie Bobo, Ronnie Laws and Esther Phillips.

After enjoying brief success with the now defunct pop group Side Effect, Miki Howard and the rest of the group nabbed odd gigs where they could until finally teaming with comedian and DJ Rick Dees. Howard sang on all of Dees's records. "It was my experience with Rick that made me want to go solo," says Miki. "We performed at the L.A. Amphitheater and I saw the dressing room marked 'Star' and I was jealous and wanted my own room."

That little green-eyed monster was the catalyst for Howard's solo career. She produced a demo and secured a deal with Atlantic Records. Applying all she'd learned about vocal excellence, Howard's 1986 debut "Come Share My Love" garnered her seven top 5 Billboard hits including the Glenn Miller remake "Imagination" (the first jazz standard played on R&B radio), "Love Under New Management," "That's What Love Is" (duet with Gerald LeVert), "Baby Be Mine" and a remake of Aretha Franklin's "Til You Come Back To Me."

With her career in full bloom and several accolades under belt, including NAACP and Soul Train Music awards, Miki Howard married before changing labels. "My husband was physically abusive," reflects the singer, "but I decided that I was going to survive. I had to for my kids." And survive she did. She masked her emotional turmoil and released two albums on Giant Records - "Femme Fatal," which yielded the hit "Ain't Nobody Like You," and "Miki Sings Billie Holiday," a tribute to her idol, which was produced by David Foster. Shortly after, Miki divorced her husband and started life anew, focusing on her family and singing career.

Although Miki Howard already has her three wishes - two sons and a daughter - she wants to continue expressing love in all that she does. "If I had one wish it would be that everyone help and love one another," says Howard. "I can only exemplify it, I can't change anyone's heart." Undoubtedly, Ms. Howard's sultry voice and ardent music already has.

Hit songs include --

  • Ain't Nobody Like You
  • Ain't Nuthin' in the World
  • Love Under New Management
  • Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
  • That's What Love Is
  • Baby Me Mine
  • Come Share My Love
  • Imagination
  • Come Back To Me Lover
  • Crazy
  • Release Me
  • Come Home To Me

Miki Howard may be available for your next special event!

Watch videos
YouTube | Vimeo

Booking Miki Howard

  For booking information, click HERE!

Genre: R&B
Genre: Jazz
   .Soul. / xSoul
   .Quiet Storm. / QuietStorm
   .Vocal Jazz. / VocalJazz
   .Urban. / xUrban

Years active
   x80s, x90s, x00s, x10s, x20s

Born: ..in Illinois / born nIllinois
Born: ..in Chicago / born ChicagoIL
Born:   Sep 30, 1961

Based: ..in US
Based: ..in New Jersey / based nNewJersey



Concert Schedule – by Ticketmaster

Concert Schedule – by Live Nation

Booking Information
Music Menu
Fast Index  |  Home  |  Search


Do you need to print copies?
For a special page designed for printing or e-mailing,
click here.

Printer friendly page




This company has been providing excellence in entertainment and customer service since 1970.
We can assist you regarding any of the following --
booking entertainment, such as major name entertainers or celebrities, booking Miki Howard, booking information on Miki Howard, or hiring Miki Howard for your special event, or to book or hire Miki Howard, or if you are seeking the Miki Howard booking agent for corporate entertainment or for a private party.
Consider the opportunity to book Miki Howard or other entertainers for a wedding, birthday, anniversary, business meeting or convention.
If you are not a talent buyer, we are unable to provide Miki Howard manager or management contact information.
This is the official website of Richard De La Font Agency, Inc.
Contact us to book a celebrity entertainer for your private party, birthday, or wedding, or for your corporate event!
Consider this your official Miki Howard booking agency web site – The booking agent who works for you!

This company acts as an entertainment consultant or broker/producer and does not claim or represent itself as the exclusive agent, representative or management of Miki Howard.

This is the month of April update of this page. Cost, fee and pricing are available.

Questions submitted to us include -
what is the booking fee or price of this artist
what is the cost of this artist
is this artist available for my event
how do I hire this artist for a corporate event or private party
how do i book this artist for a corporate event or private party
how do I contact this artist
who is the manager of this artist
how do I contact the official agent of this artist
how do i contact the manager of this artist
who is the official manager of this artist
who is the direct agent of this artist
who is the official agent of this artist
who is the responsible agent of this artist
who is the booking agent of this artist
how do i contact this artist
how do i contact management of this artist
looking for direct contact information for this artist

This site uses a fast and efficient internal search engine to help you find what you need. The following tags help it do its job --
Incorrect or alternate spelling: nikki howard, nicki howard, nicky howard, nickie howard, micki howard, miki howrad, mickie howard, micke howard, mickey howard, miki h, miki ho, miki how, miki howa, miki howar, miki harold, mickey harold, micki harold, mikki howard, micky howard, miki-howard, mikihoward
Booking price. Booking fee. How much does it cost to book Miki Howard vocal jazz R&B music artist booking Miki Howard booking agent contact information official web site manager home page website management concert bookings, biography
Miki Howard, r&b and vocal jazz music artist - booking agent. This artist may be available for your event. Book her if you can. You will have the time of your life!