Mike Posner : Net Worth, Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wiki, Facts and Figures

Mike Posner, an American musician known for his unique blend of pop, hip-hop, and alternative music, has left an indelible mark on the music scene. His journey from a promising young artist to a seasoned musician is a testament to his talent, resilience, and dedication to his craft.

This blog post delves into the life and career of Mike Posner, offering an in-depth look at his early life, rise to stardom, personal life, career highlights, and more.

Early Life and Upbringing

Born on February 12, 1988, in Detroit, Michigan, Michael Robert Henrion Posner was raised in Southfield, a northern suburb of Detroit. He attended Bingham Farms Elementary School, Berkshire Middle School, and graduated from Groves High School, where he ran varsity track and cross-country.

He later attended Duke University, where he was a member of Sigma Nu fraternity and graduated with a B.A. in Sociology with a 3.6 GPA.

Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign

Personal DetailsInformation
Full NameMichael Posner
Alternative Names(s)Mike Posner
Date of Birth1988-02-12
Age (as of 2024)36 years
ReligionMixed (Jewish/Catholic)
Zodiac SignAquarius
BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan
HometownSouthfield, Michigan
Current AddressN/A
Education QualificationB.A. in Sociology
Hobbies and InterestsMusic, Poetry
Languages KnownEnglish
Social Media Profiles linkFacebook, Instagram, Twitter
Wikipedia Profile linkWikipedia
IMDb Profile linkIMDb 
Website linkN/A

Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Physical StatsInformation
Body TypeAthletic
Body Measurements42,32,15 inch
Height5 ft 10 in
Weight77 kg
Chest42 inch
Waist32 inch
Biceps15 inch
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourLight Brown
Distinctive FeaturesTattoos

Family and Relationships – Girlfriend/Wife, Affairs

Posner’s family includes his father, Jon, a criminal defense lawyer who passed away in 2017, his mother, Roberta Henrion, and his sister, Emily Henrion Posner, a civil rights attorney. As for his personal relationships, Posner has kept this aspect of his life relatively private.

Relationships DetailsInformation
Marital StatusSingle
Spouse – WifeN/A
FatherJon Posner
MotherRoberta Henrion
SiblingsEmily Henrion Posner
Affairs – Girlfriend(s)Kirstina Colonna
Significant RelationshipsAvicii

Rise to Stardom

Posner’s rise to stardom began with his debut single “Cooler Than Me” in 2010, which peaked at number six on the Billboard Hot 100 and received septuple platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

His follow-up single, “Please Don’t Go,” also achieved significant success, peaking within the top 20 on the chart and receiving triple platinum certification.

Mike Posner - Rise To Stardom
Mike Posner – Rise To Stardom

Debut Songs

Successful Songs

Career, Awards, and Achievements

Posner’s career is marked by several notable achievements. His song “I Took a Pill in Ibiza” from his second album, At Night, Alone., peaked in the top ten on the charts in 27 countries, including No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.

This song also earned him a Grammy nomination for Song Of The Year at the 59th GRAMMY Awards in 2017, marking his first career nomination. In addition to his recording career, Posner has served as a record producer and songwriter for artists including Justin Bieber, Big Sean, Maroon 5, Big Time Rush, Austin Mahone, Nick Jonas, Cher Lloyd, and Labrinth.

Career DetailsInformation
Profession(s)Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Producer
Debut FilmN/A
Notable RolesN/A
Recent FilmsN/A
Upcoming FilmsN/A
Popular TV SeriesCBBC Official Chart Show, Pop Culture Weekly
Awards and AchievementsGrammy Nomination
EndorsementsBernie Sanders Endorsement
Philanthropy WorkDetroit Justice Center Fundraiser
Professional AssociationsJ Records, RCA, Island
EducationDuke University, Groves High School
Production CompanyN/A
Hit MoviesN/A
Critically Acclaimed MoviesN/A

Assets and Finances – Net Worth

Financial ProfileInformation
Net Worth in Dollars$12 Million (estimated)
Per Movie Charges in Dollars$2 million 
Per Endorsement Charges in DollarsN/A
Sponsorship DealsDetroit Justice Center (DJC)
Business VenturesRecord label
InvestmentsTheir latest investment was in Athletic Greens as part
Real Estate HoldingsN/A
Luxury Items/Properties OwnedN/A
Cars Collectionsports car

Favorite Things, Likes and Dislikes

Favorite ThingsInformation
Favorite ActorN/A
Favorite ActressNatalie Portman
Favorite FilmDonnie Darko
Favorite Music BandsJames Blunt, “A Change Is Gonna Come”
Favorite SportUltimate Frisbee and Basketball
Favorite BooksN/A
Favorite ColorJungle Green
Favorite FoodAvocados
Things s/he likeTurquoise jewelry, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, White tiger
Things s/he dislikeSuperman, Cities and suburbs

Top 5 Best Films – Mike Posner

Film NameYear of ReleaseCharacter Played
Just Go with It2011Soundtrack (“Cooler Than Me”)
Sing 22021Soundtrack (“Boyfriend”)
Criminal Minds2005TV Series Soundtrack (“Cooler Than Me”)

Controversies – Mike Posner

  • The release of his song “I Took a Pill in Ibiza” sparked controversy due to its explicit reference to drug use.
  • Despite the controversy, the song was added to BBC Radio 1’s A-list, as they believed it did not endorse drugs.
  • Posner’s candid reflection on his experience with fame and substance abuse in “I Took a Pill in Ibiza” was met with mixed reactions.
  • Ibiza tourism chiefs were unhappy with the song’s portrayal of the island and invited Posner to rediscover Ibiza.
  • Posner’s decision to walk across America in 2019 was met with both admiration and skepticism.

Interesting Facts – Mike Posner

  • Posner has two middle names.
  • His favorite color is jungle green.
  • He only wears black socks.
  • Posner does not carry a cell phone.
  • He had a 4.4 GPA in high school and a 3.6 GPA at Duke University.
  • Posner has co-written songs and collaborated with artists such as Maroon 5, Justin Bieber, Talib Kweli, Pharrell Williams, Big Sean, Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dogg, Avicii, and Austin Mahone.
  • He participated in an installment of The Drop at the GRAMMY Museum in 2016, discussing his At Night, Alone. album and performing his hit “I Took a Pill in Ibiza”.
  • In 2015, Posner issued a special limited-edition charity sweatshirt that raised funds for MusiCares, The Recording Academy’s health and human services charity.

In conclusion, Mike Posner’s journey is a testament to his resilience, creativity, and dedication to his craft. His music, marked by its honesty and depth, continues to resonate with audiences worldwide. As he continues to evolve as an artist, Posner remains a compelling figure in the world of music.

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