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  • 1. By Angel Arraras Bruno Gonzalez and Victor Lopez
  • 2. Index
    • Life (1/2)
    • Life (2/2)
    • Family
    • Discography
    • Awards
    • Curiosities
  • 3. Life (1/2)
    • He was born in Beirut, Lebanon, the 18th August of 1983
    • When he was one year old his family was forced to leave Lebanon and move to Paris
    • He first learnt playing the piano from Joe Dassin
    • At nine years old his family moved to London, where he continued his musical studies
  • 4. Life (2/2)
    • His first single was “Relax, take it easy”
    • In his first album almost all his songs were of an autobiographical topic
    • But other songs, like “Big girl” were a protest to discrimination (in this song he complain about the social position of fat woman)
  • 5. Family
    • He has one young brother, another young sister and two older sisters
    • His sister Yasmine (called with the artistic name of Dawack) painted the cartoon art for his album Life in Cartoon Motion, and she is currently a fashion designer
    • All of his brothers and sisters speak fluently french and mandarin chinese
  • 6. Discography
    • Life in Cartoon Motion (2007)
      • 2006 -Relax, take it easy
      • 2007 -Grace Kelly
      • -Lollipop
      • -Love Today
      • -Big Girl (You are beautiful)
      • -Happy Ending
    • The Boy Who Knew Too Much (2009)
      • 2009 -We Are Golden
      • -Blame It on the Girls
      • -Rain
      • 2010 -Kick Ass
  • 7. Awards Nominated Nominated Won Nominated Nominated Nominated Nominated Nominated Third place Nominated Nominated Nominated Won Won Won 2009 MTV Europe Music Awards 2009 2008 BRIT Awards The 50th Grammy Awards The Record of the Year 2007 MTV Europe Music Awards 2007 World Music Awards “ Grace Kelly” Life in Cartoon Motion Mika “ Love Today” Mika 2010 BRIT Awards 2010 “ Grace Kelly” 2008 British Male Solo Artist Best Male British Single British Album British Male Solo Artist Record of the Year Best Track Best-Selling British Artist Best-Selling New Artist Best-Selling Male Pop/Rock Artist British Breakthrough Act Best Dance Recording Best Solo Artist Sound of 2007 Mika BBC Sound of 2007 2007
  • 8. Curiosities
    • In his London school he experienced severe bullying and he also had problems with dyslexia
    • There was a controversy with his sexuality, because in one song (Billy Brown) he sings about one affair of one man with another man