About mike lembo
Recording Artist Mike Lembo, a 27-year-old native of Long Island, New York has always had a keen appreciation for music. He attributes his style to the influence of a wide range of musical talents including guys like Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem and most recently the musical duo Twenty One Pilots.
Lembo is a mastermind of mixing commercial rap/pop with crisp lyrics on every track and has been turning industry heads with his contagious flow, signature styling and charming personality; Spurring a collaboration for his 2012 “Can’t Come Down” single – with Charlie Zwick (P. Diddy, Fabolous, Asher Roth) who directed the video for the track – which has eclipsed over 200,000 views on YouTube.
In 2012 Mike appeared as the Spotlight Artist on Billboard.com and was featured in Sunday Newsday in his native New York, where he also appeared on Verizon Fios1 TV and received heavy airplay on Long Island’s Party 105 FM with Vic Latino as well as on many other dance music and hip-hop stations. His Video for Can’t Come Down” aired heavily on both Much Music and mtvU throughout 2012. Its clear Mike Lembo is a chart-topping contender to watch In the next few years.
Lembo teamed up with his long time high school friend and young talented producer Joe Bonura to work on his project, titled “My Own Lane”, an official EP containing six diverse tracks, five of them made from scratch by the young tandem in there long island home studio. The EP released overseas exclusively. The first single “Shakin” dropped along side a fun filled house party Music video, Directed by Larry Bernardo of LB Films (Method Man, Red Man, Raekwon, 2 Chains) which fits perfectly with the songs old school hip-hop party vibe. The video was shot in a house in Mike’s hometown of East Meadow, NY, and is the kind of wild and fun party that makes the viewer want to be there while watching it.
“My Own Lane” and the official single “Shakin” were both successful overseas and aired along side interesting interviews on stations such as Joiz TV, Imusic TV and more . The EP took listeners on a musical journey through a variety of styles while remaining true to its hip-hop roots and party anthem energy.
Lembo Teamed up with famous Producer “Tearce Kizzo” (Eva Simons, Afrojack) for his newest single “Pacman” which is clearly his best work thus far, proving that the young spitter is only getting better. The single dropped late 2015 along side another creative visual directed by “Larry Bernardo” of LB Films and will be the lead song for Mike’s next project which is set to be a full length studio Album. Lembo has recently Joined up with another long time high school friend and Producer Andrew Iovino of “Native Wave Productions” to work on the rest of the project which will release both overseas and in the US through Lembo’s new record label “Diverse Records” under “Ingrooves/Universal” this spring. The Album title is still TBA. Stay tuned!