Mike Shinoda is a songwriter, performer, record producer and visual artist. He is best known as vocalist for two-time Grammy-Award winning rock band, Linkin Park. Shinoda oversees the band's online efforts, including linkinpark.com and Facebook.com/LinkinPark, which currently boasts over 62 million followers--the biggest band page on Facebook. Mike also holds advisory board positions with Sonos and Spotify.
Linkin Park command a massive Youtube channel of over a billion plays and 7 million subscribers. Their first album, Hybrid Theory is the best-selling debut of this century, certified diamond (10 million) in the US They have won 2 Grammy Awards, 5 American Music Awards, 4 MTV VMA Awards, 10 MTV Europe Music Awards and 3 World Music Awards.
This year, Linkin Park will be releasing their seventh studio album for Warner Bros Records.
In 2005, Shinoda and his bandmates founded Music for Relief, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing aid to survivors of natural disasters and the prevention of such disasters. Since its inceptio, Music for Relief has raised over $9 million for survivors of multiple disasters across four continents