Mike Cook

Mike Cook

BandPopSinger/Songwriter

A dynamic sensation in the Gospel Music Industry. Mike Cook has captivated audiences in the United States and abroad . There is always one familiar phrase that can be heard among the audience "That man can sing!"

Biography

Born in Halifax, Virginia, Michael was raised in a traditional Musical Southern Church family. His capitvating falsetto tenor voice caught the attention of the legendary gospel group, "The Mighty Clouds of Joy."

Michael has written uplifting songs such as "Love lifted me" and "Walk around Heaven." Michael's success with The Mighty Clouds of Joy eventually culminated in a long list of superlatives and awards that included a Stellar Award (The highest achievement in the Gospel Music Industry) With four Grammy nominations and a Grammy award for recording "Pray for me" which he composed and sang lead.

Michael's extensive resume reads like a popular music who's who list. He has shared the bill with performers such as the late Rev. James Cleveland, Patti LaBelle, The late James Brown, Quincy Jones, Rev. Al Green, The late Ray Charles, and Paul Simon, just to name a few noted artists.

He has also appeared on popular T.V. shows including Entertainment Tonight, David Letterman, Good Morning America, Bobby Jones Gospel, HBO, Cinemax, and Show Time.

*1999, Michael was inducted into the Gospel Hall of Fame.
*2007 Stellar Awards James Cleveland, lifetime achievement award.

Michael is always indebted to God for his musical gifts, and his family for the continued support, and growth.

He has embarked on a solo music career that is guaranteed to be a blessing. Mike Cook has truly arrived!

Discography

"Love Lifted Me" Word Records from the Catching On album II
"Walk Around Heaven all Day" Word Records from The Bright Night Album Live from Japan
"Order My Steps" Word Records
"Pray for Me" 'Word Records
"Nobody Can Turn Me Around" Public Domain
"Always There" Jet Records ,Radio airplay AM1240 KSON The Inspiration Station, "Faithful" www.globalgospelbroadcasting.com

Set List

Can't Nobody
Ain't No Use
Walk Around Heaven
Your Direction
Never Give Up
Help Me Be Strong
Love Lifted Me
Stay
Always There
Be Thankful
Great Things
Order My steps
Pray for me
Nobody Can Turn Me Around
My Direction
Faithful

And other praise and worship songs