Mike is an English songwriter, record producer, musician, and member of the songwriting and production trio Stock Aitken Waterman. He has written and/or produced 18 No. 1 records in America and the UK, over one hundred top-40 hits, and is recognized as one of the most successful songwriters of all time by the Guinness Book of Records. In the 1980s and 90s as part of Stock Aitken and Waterman, Mike holds the UK record of 11 number one records with different acts. And, in the UK Singles Chart, he has written 54 top-ten hits including 7 number ones.