Michael grew up in Munich Schuppach in a musical family. In the second half of the 90s he was a breakdancer and he was still owned by the Munich Department of Step 2 Diz. There he was spotted by a scout label and in 2001 he signed his first solo deal. Three years later he published at Sony Music under the name Mic, with his first album titled "Still Waters". "Someone" was the hit song which reached number 89 in the charts.