Mike Shinoda developed interest towards music at a very young age and in 1996, he co-founded a band named Xero with his high school friends which later became Linkin Park. The rock band first rose to fame with the success of their debut album Hybrid Theory in 2000, and since then has continued their success with more commercially hit albums like Meteora, Minutes to Midnight, The Hunting Party, and One More Light. Now having sold millions of records worldwide, Linkin Park is now named among the best-selling bands of the 21st century. Aside from his work with Linkin Park, Mike launched a hip-hop side project called Fort Minor in 2004, is the co-founder of Machine Shop Records, has produced tracks for several other musicians and even released music as a solo artist. In addition to being a very talented musician, he holds a keen interest in graphic designing and has showcased his fabulous work on various occasions. As far as his family life is concerned, Mike Shinoda is a third-generation Japanese American and is married to author Anna Hillinger since 2003.
Mike Shinoda Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Michael Kenji Shinoda
- Nicknames: Mikey, Shinizzle
- Date of Birth: February 11, 1977
- Birthplace: Panorama City, California, U.S.
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Record Producer
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Mike Shinoda Height Weight Age Body Measurements Facts
Mike Shinoda Family Details:
- Father: Muto Shinoda
- Mother: Donna Shinoda
- Siblings: Jason Shinoda (Younger Brother)
- Spouse Name: Anna Shinoda (m. 2003)
- Children Name: Otis Akio Shinoda (Son)
Mike Shinoda Relationships History:
- Anna Hillinger – Book Writer (2000)
Mike Shinoda Career Highlights:
- Debut Solo Album: Post Traumatic (2018)
- Debut Album with Linkin Park: Hybrid Theory (2000)
- First TV Show: Live! At the Fillmore (2000)
Mike Shinoda Distinctive Features:
- Broad Smile
Mike Shinoda Body Measurements:
Linkin Park band member Mike Shinoda height, weight, shoe size and other body measurements complete information is listed below.
- Height in Feet: 5’ 11”
- Height in Centimeters: 180 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 78 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 172 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 11 (US)
Mike Shinoda Interesting Facts:
- He is a third-generation Japanese American.
- The artwork for all Linkin Park albums is designed by him.
- Mike co-founded the band Xero which later became Linkin Park.
- Some of his all-time favorite bands are Led Zeppelin, Nine Inch Nails, and Creedence Clearwater Revival.