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Michael Posner is a singer that was born on February 12th, 1988 in Southfield, Michigan. As a kid, Posner grew up in an affluent area, his father is a lawyer and his mother stayed at home. He actually attended one of the more prestigious private schools in Detroit called Detroit Catholic Central High School, but he only stayed there a year before he transferred to Groves High School where more of his friends went. In high school, he worked with Dean Kane who is located in Rochester Hills, MI, but once he left to attend college at Duke University, he had to cut ties because he was no longer in the area. At Duke, he was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity and he did graduate in 2010 with a degree in sociology.
The career of Mike Posner actually started from his dorm room at Duke. In March of 2009, he released a mixed tape that was a collaboration of a few masterminds in the area. In July, once people heard his mixed tape, he was actually signed by J Records for a record deal. Even after he signed his record deal, he ended up returning to Duke and just toured on the weekends when he wasn’t going to school so that he was able to graduate and get the degree that he wanted.
His first full length album was actually released in August of 2010. This album had the hit single “Cooler Than Me” and went all the way to number 6 on the Billboard Music charts. This song helped him reach the global level of popularity that he has reached today. He also had a few other singles that came off of this album and he was able to reach the level that he was looking for with his music career. However, this album is sure to be just the beginning of what Mike Posner has to show the world.
In the summer of 2010, he ended up performing at Bonnaroo, which is a huge music festival spread over a few days. He also attended different dates of the Vans Warped Tour as he was releasing singles and getting ready for his album release. All of this helped to market and hype up the release of the full length album so that people were ready to buy it the day that it came out.
He has seen some television attention; he performed on America’s Got Talent and also on Live with Regis and Kelly. He has worked with a lot of different artists and has collaborated with a lot so that he is able to share his talent with others. Mike Posner may be extremely new on the music scene, but he is going to make a large name for himself and he already is. You really should head out and check out his full length album if you haven’t already. You’ll be amazed at what this young man is able to offer and what his musical talents hold.