Mike Mareen was born on 9th November 1949 in Berlin and grew up in Lüneburg, Germany. He started a carrier playing German folk music. After that he changed music style and become a drummer of the group "Cementery Institution" playing at "Star Club" in Hamburg. Eager for traveling, he went around the world looking for his own musical style. Later on, as a sailor, he came to New York, the metropolis of the show-business. Among other things he stayed for several years in America as a vocalist for various American groups.
After returning to Germany, he took acting and piano lessons in order to enlarge his artistic skill. Through his extravagant live show he became overnight one of the most wanted live show acts in Europe. The name "Mike Mareen" was born. In 1982 he founded Night 'n' Day Records, his own record label. The major goal was - and is - to help young artists gain a foothold in the music business. In 1984/85 Mike released album "Dance Control". In 1985. he published a co-production with Chris Evans-Ironside called "Dancing In The Dark", which became nr. 1 hit in 27 countries around the world. He also sold out show events, e.g. in Mexico City he performed in front of an audience of 50.000 people. His biggest hit is Love Spy, that's for sure :)
You can listen soon to all of his songs as mp3 samples - 32 kb/s, full length.