Meshell Ndegeocello

Soundtrack | Composer | Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
The Lake House (2006) | Higher Learning (1995) | How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)
AWARDS 
1 win & 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Me'Shelle N'degeocello | Me'Shell Ndegeocello | Bashir Shakur
BORN 
Aug 29, 1968 (age 49)

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Past Film & Video (26 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The House on Coco RoadThe House on Coco Road Composer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Soul MenSoul Men Performer ("Water"), Producer ("Water")  Less 2008 $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for Talk to MeTalk to Me Performer ("Compared to What") (as Meshell NdegeOcello), Producer ("Compared to What") (as Meshell NdegeOcello)  Less 2007 $4.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Daddy's Little GirlsDaddy's Little Girls Performer ("Beautiful"), Writer ("Beautiful")  Less 2007 $10MM $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for HounddogHounddog Producer ("There Will Be Peace in the Valley for Me")  Less 2007 $3.8MM $128K / —
  • Primary photo for The Lake HouseThe Lake House Performer ("Bitter" (1999)) (as Meshell Ndegéocello), Writer ("Bitter" (1999)) (as Meshell Ndegéocello)  Less 2006 $40MM $52MM / $115MM
  • Primary photo for Something NewSomething New Performer ("Who Is He and What Is He to You")  Less 2006 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Biker BoyzBiker Boyz Performer ("Liliquoi Moon"), Writer ("Liliquoi Moon")  Less 2003 $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Time for DancingA Time for Dancing Performer ("Fool of Me"), Writer ("Fool of Me")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Standing in the Shadows of MotownStanding in the Shadows of Motown Herself, Performer ("You've Really Got a Hold On Me", "Cloud Nine")  Less 2002 $1.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Lost and DeliriousLost and Delirious Performer ("Beautiful") (as Me' Shell Ndegéocello), Writer ("Beautiful") (as Me' Shell Ndegéocello)  Less 2001 $302K / —
  • Primary photo for Chain of FoolsChain of Fools Performer ("Who is He (And What is He to You?)") (as Me'Shell Ndegeocello)  Less 2000 $20MM
  • Primary photo for Love & BasketballLove & Basketball Performer ("Fool of Me"), Writer ("Fool of Me")  Less 2000 $20MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Best ManThe Best Man Performer ("Untitled"), Writer ("Untitled")  Less 1999 $9MM $34MM / $35MM
  • Primary photo for Body ShotsBody Shots Performer ("Beautiful") (as Me'Shell Ndegéocello), Writer ("Beautiful") (as Me'Shell Ndegéocello)  Less 1999 $240K / —
  • Primary photo for How Stella Got Her Groove BackHow Stella Got Her Groove Back Performer ("Let Me Have You") (as Me'Shell N'degéocello), Producer ("Let Me Have You") (as Me'Shell N'degéocello), Writer ("Let Me Have You") (as Me'Shell N'degéocello)  Less 1998 $20MM $38MM / —
  • Primary photo for FallenFallen Performer ("Who Is He And What Is He To You")  Less 1998 $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for The End of ViolenceThe End of Violence Malike  Less 1997 $5MM $283K / —
  • Primary photo for Batman & RobinBatman & Robin Performer ("Poison Ivy")  Less 1997 $125MM $107MM / $238MM
  • Primary photo for Love JonesLove Jones Performer ("Rush Over") (as Me'Shell N'dege Ocello), Writer ("Rush Over") (as Me'Shell N'dege Ocello)  Less 1997 $10MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for MeShell NdegeOcello: Who Is He and What Is He to YouMeShell NdegeOcello: Who Is He and What Is He to You (Video) MeShell NdegeOcello  Less 1996 $100K
  • Primary photo for White Man's BurdenWhite Man's Burden Performer ("Time Has Come Today")  Less 1995 $7MM $3.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Vampire in BrooklynVampire in Brooklyn Performer ("If That's Your Boyfriend (He Wasn't Last Night)"), Writer ("If That's Your Boyfriend (He Wasn't Last Night)")  Less 1995 $20MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for Higher LearningHigher Learning Performer ("SOUL SEARCHIN' (I WANNA KNOW IF IT'S MINE)") (as Me'Shell NdegéOcello), Producer ("SOUL SEARCHIN' (I WANNA KNOW IF IT'S MINE)") (as Me'Shell NdegéOcello), Writer ("SOUL SEARCHIN' (I WANNA KNOW IF IT'S MINE)") (as Me'Shell NdegéOcello)  Less 1995 $38MM / —
  • Primary photo for Meshell Ndegeocello: If That's Your Boyfriend - He Wasn't Last NightMeshell Ndegeocello: If That's Your Boyfriend - He Wasn't Last Night (Video) Actress, Composer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Wild Night Ft. Me'Shell NdegeocelloJohn Mellencamp: Wild Night Ft. Me'Shell Ndegeocello (Video) Herself, Performer ("Wild Night")  Less 1994
Past Television (10 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Queen SugarQueen Sugar (TV Series) Composer ( 13 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 13
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  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Writer ("Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Top 6 Performance (Sep 5, 2011) Performer ("Beautiful"), Writer ("Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Performer ("Wasted Time") ( 2 episodes, 2009–2010 ) , Writer ("Wasted Time") ( 2 episodes, 2009–2010 ) , Performer ("Bitter") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("Fool Of Me") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("Shirk") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Fool of Me") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("Fool of Me") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2006–2011 7
    • Finale: Winner Announced (Aug 11, 2011) Performer ("Fool of Me"), Writer ("Fool of Me")  Less
    • Top 4 Perform (Aug 10, 2011) Performer ("Shirk")  Less
    • Top 6 Perform (Aug 3, 2011) Performer ("Fool Of Me")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Noah's ArcNoah's Arc (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Writing to Reach You (Nov 16, 2005) Composer (as Me'Shelle N'degeocello)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lackawanna BluesLackawanna Blues (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Disappearing ActsDisappearing Acts (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for People: A Musical CelebrationPeople: A Musical Celebration (TV Movie) Soundtrack ("Cara's Theme", "Garden of Delight") (as Me'Shell Ngedeocello)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Beavis and Butt-HeadBeavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) Writer ("If That's Your Boyfriend...") ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Performer ("If That's Your Boyfriend...") ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • Teen Talk (Jul 12, 1994) Performer ("If That's Your Boyfriend..."), Writer ("If That's Your Boyfriend...")  Less
  • Primary photo for Stolen Moments.: Red Hot+CoolStolen Moments.: Red Hot+Cool (TV Movie) Herself (as Me'Shell Ndegeocello), Performer ("Nocturnal Sunshine") (as Me'shell NdegeOcello), Writer ("Nocturnal Sunshine") (as Me'shell NdegeOcello)  Less 1994
Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for JacoJaco Herself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Herself - Musical guest ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Episode #4.10 (Jan 13, 2012) Herself - Musical guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Diary of a Decade: The Story of a MovementDiary of a Decade: The Story of a Movement Herself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1997–2002 )  Less 1997–2002
  • Primary photo for Rising LowRising Low Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Technics Jazzport: Festival Hamburg 2000Technics Jazzport: Festival Hamburg 2000 (TV Special) Herself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Chris Rock ShowThe Chris Rock Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Sessions at West 54thSessions at West 54th (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The 39th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 39th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Performer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for EllenEllen (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Emporio Armani: A Private PartyEmporio Armani: A Private Party (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for 1995 VH1 Honors1995 VH1 Honors (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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