Mike Haywood is a Nashville-based guitarist, singer/songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist from Charlotte, NC. Haywood's first instrument was the drums; playing his first recitals at 8 years old. He would eventually find his love of music through the guitar.


Haywood, now 30 years old, has played in front of the Capitol Building, Kenan Memorial Stadium, Bank of America Stadium, The Evening Muse, and The Windjammer. In Charlotte, NC, Mike was freelance musician playing in local bands like Matt Minchew & the Highbinders and The Mood Kings. ​


Haywood moved to New York City, in October 2021, with the goal of writing and creating more music. He has released multiple singles available to stream on all streaming platforms. Mike's music has folksy lyrics and storytelling, while his music is a mix of prowess on guitar and his love of rock, fusion and jazz.

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