“Redbone” is a term used to describe a light skin color African American female. Miami’s Mia Michelle is hip-hop’s finest redbone video model. With her flawless looks, unique skin color and strong personality she shines above the rest.
In 2006 she began modeling and hasn’t stopped since. She has been a video model for artist such as Lil’ Wayne, Fat Joe, Trick Daddy and Clipse just to name a few. Mia is very focused on getting her degree but the modeling business made it very clear that they couldn’t live without her. She has been in countless music videos, calendars, magazine spreads and much more. Mia is also passionate about music and acting, which she is inteding on pursuing. You can see a little bit of her music on her myspace page.
Mia has recently received her degree in Biomedical Sciences and also holds a minor in Applications of Physics in Medicine. And last but not least, Mia has started a modeling agency called MIAgency, Inc. where she will help other models get into the modeling business where they can utilize the knowledge and experience Mia has earned.
An interview with Mia Michelle:
Where are you from? Orlando, FL
Who is your favorite rapper? My favorite rapper of all time is Tupac… but other than Pac I pretty much like to listen to Southern Rappers
What’s the best or most creative pick-up line you’ve ever heard? “I hope you know CPR, bc you take my breath away!”
If you could travel to any place tomorrow where would it be? I’ve been almost everywhere, but if I could I would love to go back to Antigua
What is the most exciting thing about modeling? I would definetly say the best part is traveling to exotic locations
How can a guy really get your attention? I like guys that look mysterious… they aren’t loud or obnoxious. Someone who is really chill
What is your college major? I have my Bachelors in Biomedical Science with a minor in The Application of Physics in Medicine from the University of South Florida
Do you have a role model? If so, who? Tyra Banks! She is such a business woman and she comes across as being so down to earth and personable
Do you think Playboy will be around in 20 years? lol… Playboy will be around until the end of time
Who have you modeled for already? American Curves, KING, Blackmens, Smooth, SSX, Urban Ink and Todays Black Woman…I’ve been a video model for Akon, Plies, Snoop, Lil Wayne, Shawnna, Fat Joe, Bobby Valentino, The Clipse, Slim Thug, RED1, and Barrington Levy. (view vids below)
Are you also an actress? Yes. You can see me in the movie “Life Love Soul”. (trailer below)
How could life get better for you? Once Im set in my career I want to get married then have a child or two… but that won’t be anytime soon
Who is your favorite all time R&B group? Jodeci
What type of music do you like the most? I’m into rap… I pay attention more to the beats than I do the lyrics
What career would you choose if you were not modeling? Really modeling to me is just for fun… I don’t really look at it as my career choice, its more so a stepping stone. Currently I am CEO of MIAgency Inc you can check us out at www.myspace.com/miagencyinc the website is coming soon. Im also back in school to get my PA (Physician Assistant) license.
What is your greatest talent other than modeling? Im very athletic and competitive
Do you have a website? MiaMichelleInc.com (coming soon) but for now everyone can see me on Myspace www.myspace.com/miaboykin
How does someone book you if they have a modeling project? They can contact MIAgency Inc [email protected]
If you could go to any concert who would it be? hmmmm…. Brittany Spears
Who do you think is the funniest comedian right now? Kat Williams
What is something that someone should know about you that is interesting? That during my Senior year of High School I was on the girls weightlifting team and won the State Championship… benching 150lbs and clean n’ jerking 160lbs… so Im really strong or atleast I use to be 😉
Thank you and much success to you Mia! -MixedMag.com