Jukka Mikael Takalo (b. 1967) is a Finnish musician, who is best known for his work with the band Aknestik. He was the singer of the group. After Aknestik decided to quit, Takalo started his solo career. His latest album was released in the beginning of 2011. Takalo is known as an excellent lyricist but he has also done some music videos and writings.