Los Angeles ‘R&B rapper’ Ian Michael is an energetic old soul with modern flavor. A proud 90s baby, Ian’s music features a unique pop sound integrated with R&B and Hip-Hop production.
He is intentional with every sound and word placed together and prides himself on writing love songs with an upbeat rhythm that anyone can dance to. His key influences include Bryson Tiller, Drake, John B, Michael Jackson, and Chris Brown.
Ian’s debut single “Girl from The North”, boasts over 100K streams on Spotify, and he has been featured on PopFuzion TV, The Music Vortex, Julisa Magazine, A Moment on The Throne with King Kof, & more!
In 2012, music producer PK (Chris Brown’s “Fine China” and “Final Countdown”) encouraged Ian Michael to pursue music professionally, after seeing him rap at a school talent show. This led Ian to start booking sessions at Studio City Sound, where he cut his debut single “Girl from the North”. Ian has also collaborated with renowned producer Haskel Jackson (Kanye West, Tony Williams and Chaka Khan), Riyad Howard and DJ Swish (YG, Post Malone, G-Eazy). Be on the look out for Ian Michael’s new single “Sunlight” – dropping 12/28!