|Real Name/Full Name||Michael Allen Jones|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Mike Jones|
|Birth Place:||Houston, Texas, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||18 November 1981|
|Age/How Old:||41 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 87 Kg
In Pounds – 191.802 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
|School:||Booker T. Washington High School, Chester W. Nimitz Senior High School|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Profession:||Rapper, Actor, Songwriter, Entrepreneur|
|Net Worth:||$8 Millions|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Michael Allen Jones, popularly know as Mike Jones, is by profession an entrepreneur, songwriter, actor, and rapper of American origin. Mr. Jones was so passionate about music that he decided to open his rap record label, which he named Ice Age after the blockbuster animated movie.
After releasing one of the best albums, “Who is Mike Jones?” his fans started recognizing him as “Mike, Who”. He also has a signature way to send his love to his audience. He gives away t-shirts with his private number printed on the back of the T-Shirts.
Well, how well do you know about Mike Jones? If not much, here is what we know about Mike Jones to date.
Biography and Early Life
Mike Jones, who was born as Michael Allen Jones on 18 November 1981, in Houston, Texas, USA, originally wanted to play for the National Basketball Association, apart from being a rap artist on the side. Since he got transferred among many schools innumerable times, the transfer rules after ninth grade got him forced to play only in the YMCA Leagues.
After some point of time, Jones decided to work in various Fast Food Restaurants and thus dropped out of Nimitz High School, where he was completing his senior classes. Before getting admitted to this school, he was studying in Booker T. Washington High School, a local school in the city.
He worked at a plant of an American information technology company- Compaq, and sold cell phones. His grandmother stayed in Houston’s Studewood area, where he often used to visit since he loved her a lot. He has revealed how much she has served as direct support to him during his early years when an artist desperately needs help and guidance from his close ones.
He said that she used to ask him to pen songs for strippers, use his real name in the industry, and provide him with many innovative ideas to pursue rap. We do not have much information about his parents and how his relationship was with them. So, we can say that his grandmother mostly raised him.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Mike Jones in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Mike Jones’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 21st March 2023 having been born on 18 November 1981. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 191.802 lbs in Pound and 87kg in Kilograms.
Often very less reliable and trustworthy sources of information are found regarding the education and early schooling of celebrities, and here Mike Jones is just no exception. He moved through many places, and thus he had to transfer from one school to another. He was studying in Booker T. Washington High School before he had to move again. Though it’s known that he dropped out of Nimitz High School since he had chosen to further get into working for various fast food restaurants and get into that chain of business.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Celebrities like Mike Jones are rarely vocal about their personal lives in front of the media and prefer having it private. Thus no such reliable sources of information are available here to guide us through this. We have come to know that he is currently dating Vivica. However, as we said, he likes to keep it private he did not confirm it publicly.
Though we know how much activity he has been involved in various charity programs- The American Dream Foundation and Ice Age For Kids-he has hosted many community youth events. He has also donated thousands of dollars, which revealed the philanthropist side, which often celebrities of stature as enormous as his failure to possess.
We also realized that he has a son named Malachi, but we have not gathered information on his mother.
Is Mike Jones Gay?
Since we have no trustworthy or reliable source of information confirming his dating life or marital status, it’s unsafe to comment on his sexual orientation. We also have not found any useful source claiming Mike Jones to be homosexual. He indeed does have many male friends in the industry, but that solely isn’t enough to lead us to declare him gay.
Mike Jones is a rap artist, a songwriter, an actor, and an entrepreneur of American origin. His single “Still Tippin,” which got released under the southern rap record label Swishahouse, helped him reach national fame in 2004 and served as his breakthrough since it went on to the 60th position on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Jones further released his single “Back Then,” which performed even better since it went on to the 22nd position on the Billboard chart.
These two singles mentioned above- “Still Tippin” and “Back Then” were the singles released from “Who Is Mike Jones?”, which was his debut studio album released on 19 April 2005 and performed massively on the US Billboard 200 chart by going up to the 3rd position. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) certified that album- Platinum.
Jones initially tried to scratch a mark by coming up with the catchphrase- “Mike Jones, who?” or “who is Mike Jones?” which initially helped him get admitted and recalled since he used to rerun those areas in his songs. Another incident that also fetched him fame and popularity is that he used to distribute shirts with his contact number printed on the back.
Jones followed these two habits so religiously that these became a part of his identity throughout his music career.
The hit single “Still Tippin” from 2005 did fetch Mike Jones a lot of fame and acclamation. Though he did not win any award for this number, he got nominated for many awards. The Vibe Awards, MTV Video Music Award, Justo Mixtape Award and the Dirty Award, were the various awards under which Jones was set back in 2004-05, which was undoubtedly a golden time of his career.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Mike Jones in 21st March 2023
Unlike most other celebrities, people like Mike Jones, who actively involve themselves in philanthropy work for helping the underprivileged, can never have their actual worth measured in monetary values. However, it’s known that he has a net worth of $8 Million as of 2023.
Some Interesting Facts You Need to Know
Celebrities like Mike Jones is an inspiration for young kids who dream of getting into the hip-hop industry someday and write their first rap, which would shake the world. He also provides excellent helping hands by actively participating in philanthropy works and donate thousands of dollars for the welfare of the underprivileged. He rose from working in fast-food restaurants to become the world’s most extraordinary rapping sensation.