Mika was born in Beirut, in 1983, but raised in Paris and London. He has an education in classical music writing, but now makes pop songs. His first album, Life in Cartoon Motion, was released in 2007, with it's first hit single Relax, take it easy. Though, the second single Grace Kelly stormed the charts and got a lot more media attention. That same year, he was titled the best new talent in the prestigious Sound of 2007 music poll.
Mika's music is uplifting, well thought out, and colorful. It is named pop, but has it's roots in disco. Definitely worth to play during annoying chores, whenever you feel like dancing or feel you need some happiness in your life.