26-year-old Michael Shaine Scott, better known by his moniker Mike Shaine, is a hip-hop artist out of Dover, DE with a uniqueness that puts a new spin on the game. DelawareHipHop.com has described Mike Shaine as having "one of the most outstanding rap voices since Q-Tip and a never-ending stream of crazy punch lines, which together solidify him as a force". Mike Shaine spent 6 years of his childhood in Okinawa, Japan as the son of a military official - not your typical background for a hip-hop story. He was first exposed to the hip-hop genre and culture at the age of seven, and it wasn’t long before he became completely engrossed in it, secretly listening to his fathers' classic hip-hop albums.
Dover, DE spitter Mike Shaine slightly reminiscent of Chance The Rapper, he's clearly carving his own lane, and has a unique perspective on both life and the rap game stemming a diet of classic hip-hop and the six years he spent in Okinawa, Japan as a child. Don't sleep.