- The 24 year old Brit topped the 2012 BBC Ones to Watch List.
- He started out as a session guitarist, playing R&B, funk and jazz sessions for Tinie Tempah's producer Labrinth.
- He grew up in North London with parents from Uganda, and liked bands like Nirvana and Blur
- When he discovered that Jimi Hendrix was black he finally imagined picking up a guitar himself.
- His debut album has been universally critically acclaimed
- He has toured extensively with Adele and is confirmed for almost every major festival in Europe and the UK this summer.
- He counts Bill Withers, Otis Redding, Pops Staples, The Band, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan etc as influences
- He will most likely be seen playing at Splendour , Coachella, Glastonbury, Bestival, The Enmore...
- He will fit on your playlist if you like Aloe Blacc, Lana Del Ray, The Roots, Matt Corby, Mayer Hawthorne, Amy Winehouse, Ed Sheeran, The XX, Kimbra , Jamie Lidell , Laura Marling, Cee Lo Green, Angus & Julia Stone, Boy & Bear, Adele, Bruno Mars
- He is rumoured to be touring Australia this winter for the first time.
1. Tell Me A Tale - Michael Kiwanuka
2. I'm Getting Ready - Michael Kiwanuka
3. I'll Get Along - Michael Kiwanuka(album Version)
4. Rest - Michael Kiwanuka
5. Home Again - Michael Kiwanuka
6. Bones - Michael Kiwanuka
7. Always Waiting - Michael Kiwanuka
8. I Won't Lie - Michael Kiwanuka (Album Version)
9. Any Day Will Do Fine - Michael Kiwanuka (Album Version)
10. Worry Walks Beside Me - Michael Kiwanuka (Album Version)