Mike Perry: Bio, Life, Career, Awards, Facts, Trivia, Favorites

Mike Perry: A Quick-Read Bio Revealed

Here’s the bio, life, career, awards, facts, trivia, and favorites of Mike Perry. We would like to take you through the chapters in the life and career of one of the world’s talented musicians. This is Australian Unwrapped’s compilation of research about Mike Perry. Enjoy the journey!

Full Name: Mikael Mats Robert Persson

Born: June 24, 1983

Origin: Skövde, Sweden

Genres: Techno – Tropical house – Dance – Pop – Future bass

Zodiac: Cancer

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Early Start

  • 2007: Perry released “Psycadelic” with Stephan M.
  • 2011: “Put Me Up”, an electronic dance music production on the Mark Brown label came out under CR2 Records, which was followed by a collaboration with Cecilia Axeland called “We Don’t Sleep in the Night” as well as “Whompin” with Filip Jenven.




Career Journey

  • 2013: Filip Jenven and Mike Perry remixed Miriam Bryant’s “Push & Play”.
  • 2016: The track was launched featuring Shy Martin’s vocals and the song topped the Swedish Singles Chart, and made it to Austria’s Top 10.
  • 2017: Perry’s single “Hands” featuring American singer Sabrina Carpenter and British boy band The Vamps came out.
  • 2018 Singles like “California” featuring Hot Shade and Karlyn and “Don’t Hide” with Willemijn May, which ranked 35th and 31st on the Swedish charts respectively, were launched.
  • 2019: Perry released “Runaway”, making it to the top position in the United States, Chile and Hungary. The single “Changes” with fellow DJs Ten Times and Dmitri Vangelis and Wyman with vocals from The Companions which soared to the number 65 spot in Sweden, was launched too.




Awards & Recognition

  • chosen for Step Magazine’s 30 under 30 in 2004
  • named a groundbreaking illustrator by Computer Arts Projects Magazine in 2007
  • selected by the Art Directors Club for Young Guns 6 (2008)
  • received Print Magazine’s New Visual Artist award
  • won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Motion Design as Animation Director for the Broad City Mushrooms episode for Comedy Central and Jax Media (2018)




Fun Facts & Trivia

  • Mike worked as a serviceman for Volvo in the Swedish town of Skövde.
  • He pursued music as a hobby in his spare time.
  • He started writing with singer/songwriter Shy Martin and Nirob Islam of the electro-pop trio Sodra Station.



Australian Unwrapped’s Chosen Song from Mike Perry:


Length: 2:46

Release: 2017

Opening Lyrics:

Come on lay your hands, your hands on me
We don’t have to talk ’cause talk is cheap
In the dark silence so loud
You only gotta lay your hands on me
You say you’re better with
(Hands yeah yeah yeah)
(Hands yeah yeah yeah)
You say you’re better with
(Hands yeah yeah yeah)
(Hands yeah yeah yeah)
I’ve been thinking about it
I’ve been thinking all night
Every time I try to learn your body language

More Songs to Listen to:

Mike Perry: Top 5 Songs



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