Mike Posner whose complete name is Michael Robert Henrion Posner is an American Singer, Songwriter, poet, and Record producer. His debut album was 31 Minutes to Takeoff which came out in the year 2010 on 10th August. He got huge recognition with his single, ‘Please Don’t go’. In the year 2015, his album got in top ten charts in twenty-seven countries across the world. He is also the member of hip-hop and R&B duo Mansions with Matthew Musto. Now, you must be interested in knowing the net worth of Mike Posner in 2018, and you can read this article for knowing about his life in detail.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 12th February in the year 1988 in West Bloomfield, Michigan. He spent his childhood in Southfield in Michigan which is a northern suburb of Detroit. He has six years older sister than him. His father is a Jewish whereas his mother is Catholic. He went to Bingham Farms Elementary School and then completed his graduation from Groves High School. Then after high school, he attended Duke University where he was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity. He has completed his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology.
Although, he is famous among his fans he hasn’t revealed any information about his personal life. He has kept the most to himself about his girlfriend or wife. Only this is known that he has six years older sister than him. He has kept his personal and professional life separate.
Career, Awards & nominations
He started as a record producer, and at that time he used to work with his friend Big Sean. He produced and featured at first song, ‘Smoke and Driver. Then his second mixtape was ‘A matter of time’, and in the year 2009, he began getting attention in the industry. Then in the year 2015, on 15th April, he releases his single, ‘I took a Pill in Ibiza’ on his Vivo Account. He has been nominated for Best Electronic Video by MTV Video Music Awards for ‘I took a pill in Ibiza’. For this song, he has got nominated by MTV Europe Music Awards in the same year. Then in the year 2017, this song was nominated for Grammy Awards as Song of the year.
By iHeart Radio Music Awards, this song was nominated as Dance Song of the year and Best Music Video also. Although, he has got his song nominated for various awards till now he hasn’t been able to get an award for any of it. His second album was released on 6th May in the year 2016 titled At Night Alone. Then he announced his third single on 17th February in the year 2017 titled, ‘In the Arms of a Stranger.’ He has gained fame and name with his famous singles, and now he is signed with Island Records for which he has sung three singles till now which are loved by people a lot.
Net Worth & Earnings
With his singer-songwriter career and record producing profession, he has a net worth of $10 million. He is a famous singer in Electropop, Dance-pop, hip-hop and other genres. He has written famous songs for his fellow artists, and in the year 2017, he also released his first book of poetry, ‘Tear Drops and Balloons.’
He is well known among his fans for his writings like Sugar, Boyfriend, beneath your Beautiful and many more. He is also loved by his fans for his song, ‘I took a Pill in Ibiza’. He has never been involved in many controversies.