Michael has been writing and arranging songs since 1986. Over the years, he has developed a style both vocally and instrumentally that capture the heart of a song. This tall, handsome guy from North Carolina, never meets a stranger, and has a voice unlike most have ever heard.
Whenever Michael sings, he powerfully expresses his emotion, and passion in every song. Even though he plays the guitar, his best instrument is his voice, through which he bares his very soul. Michael is an awesome entertainer that draws the audience into his world when he walks onto any stage.
Michael won the finals of the Nashville Music Network showcase at the Gibson Theater in 2006. He has won state and regional competitions in the Colgate Country Showdown in 2006 and 2007. In the summer of 2008, Michael toured England, where he played 13 venues, including a festival even in London. he was very well received and looks forward to returning to the UK in the future .
Michael has opened for Travis Tritt, Earl Thomas Conley, Craig Morgan, Ray Scott, Exile, David Allen Coe, as well as other artists. His talent, stage presence, charisma, and the soul of a dedicated performer will always produce an awesome show.
As Michael says, "Music is my life, and my life is music."