Land: The Netherlands
Artist name: MR MIKE
Real name: Maikel Hill Date of Birth: 17-10-1975 Born in: Amsterdam – The Netherlands Living in : Purmerend, The Netherlands
Started in: 1991 Started at: Escape (foxer ladies night) International: Ireland, Germany, China, Japan, Sweden, England and Belgium. Highlights: 2004 FFWD Dance parade // queens day at leidseplein Amsterdam. Inspired by: Dj Flash, Chuckie, Real el canario, Kc the funk a holic, Jazzy Jeff and kid Capri
Quote: Never stop the action.. Keep it up, Keep it up!
Mr Mike is one of holland’s best eclectic dj’s
He was born on October 17th, 1975 in Amsterdam. At the age of 16 he started his career as a dj at the ladies night party’s in escape, which is one of the best know clubs in Holland.
In Holland, he can be found in the hottest clubs such as, jimmy woo, club home, escape, the mansion, momo, the powerzone, paradiso and the sugar factory.
Mr Mike is often added to the dj line up: 2 editions of the FFWD Heineken dance parade in Rotterdam (on of Europe’s biggest street parades), Mr mike was a headliner for the urban v.i.p. area at the ambassador in the Amsterdam arena soccer stadium.
Mike is one of the pioneers in de dutch dj scene when it comes to the style of playing: pure r&b and hip-hop, mashed up with dance, disco, pop and even rock, bring it all together in one energetic mix. Nowadays this style is referred to as “ urban eclectic” .
Besides being a dj, Mike is also a party promoter. Whit his own concepts Cirqus, Z!N, Lips, Glow is mike busy to be more than a dj.
I am Mr Mike!