Michael Robert Henrion Posner, also professionally known as Mike Posner is an American singer, songwriter, record producer and poet. He is best known for his US Billboard Hott 100 top 10 single Cooler than Me and top 20 single Please Don’t Go. In addition, he published his first poetry book, Tear Drops & Balloons in March 2017.
The American singer was born on February 12, 1988, in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Speaking about his parents, he has father Jon Posner and mother Roberta Henrion. As for siblings, he has an elder sister, Emily Posner who is six years older than him.
Mike belongs to American nationality and white by ethnicity. His father is Jewish while the mother is a Catholic. His birth sign is Aquarius. He grew up in Southfield, Michigan along with his sister.
Talking about his education, he studied at Bingham Farms Elementary School and Berkshire Middle School. He completed his high school course from Grooves High School. Additionally, he is a graduate of Duke University with a degree of B.A. in Sociology.
Mike Posner is one of the most popular singers with several hits in the music industry right now. With popularity, he has no less number of followers. However, the singer is single as of August 2019.
There was a rumor of Mike and American actress and singer, Miley Cyrus in 2010 when Posner was 22 and Cyrus were 17. Later, he cleared the rumors saying there was no such relationship between the two. In an interview talking about his relationship, he said,
"I don’t have a lot of time for that."
"I can't keep a girl, no, 'cause as soon as the sun comes up, I cut 'em all loose and work's my excuse, but the truth is I can't open up."
So, we can assume that he is in no hurry to finding his soul mate and focusing on building his career in music.
The American actor has accumulated an estimated net worth of $8 million as of August 2019. Making a huge breakthrough in the summer of 2010, frequently Mike started appearing in limelight with several hits.
The main source of his earnings is from releasing songs, writing songs, and various endeavors. One of his latest hit songs, I Took a Pill in Ibiza has over 1.1 billion views, which earned him millions of dollars. In addition, he earns from various performances and tours across the world.
Mike owns a home that cost around $1.425 million with 4 bedrooms, and three bathrooms. The estate consists of a guest house connecting to the main house.
The American singer began his professional career as a record producer collaborating his hometown friend Big Sean. The first project of him was featured on the first mixtape of Big Sean, Yagum in 2008.
Later, he released his first mixtape Reflections of a Lost Teen in 2008. After a year, Posner recorded his second mixtape A Matter of Time in August 2009. Following then, he released the other two mixtapes including One Foot Out the Door (2009) and The Layover (2011).
Mike made a debut album 31 Minutes to Takeoff which released in August 2010. Following then, he released the single, Cooler Than Me which ranked sixth on the US Billboard Hot 100.
His other album includes At Night, Alone (2016), Mansionz (2017), and A Real Good Kid (2019). Likewise, he released his second EP, The Truth on June 22, 2015.
In addition to the song, the American singer recorded some of his poetry albums such as I Was Born in Detroit on a Very Very Very Very Very Very Very Cold Day (2018) and Tear Drops and Balloons (2018).
Moreover, he co-wrote the lyrics for other artists including Maroon 5, Justin Bieber, Labrinth, Pharrell Williams, Big Sean, 2 Chainz, Wiz Khalifa and so on.
Mike Posner is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known for his songs like Cooler Than Me and I Took a Pill in Ibiza.
Mike Posner is 31 years old as of 2019.
Mike Posner is 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters tall.
Mike Posner has a net worth of $8 million as of August 2019.