Based in: Metro Manila
Style(s): Mainstream, Masa / Novelty
Status: Inactive (as a rap artist)
Beethoven del Valle Bunagan, more known in Pinoy Rap as Michael V. started his Pinoy Rap career back in the early 90s. He was first known through the track “Maganda Ang Piliin” which countered Andrew E.’s track “Humanap Ka Ng Panget”.
He also sided with Francis M. in various films such as Ano Ba Yan!.
After the release of this third album Gusto Kong Sumigaw, Bunagan then concentrated in creating parodies of popular music as with his later albums and in which became very successful.
Michael V. got its name by combining the names of the biggest pop star in The United States and The Philippines mainly Michael Jackson and Gary Valenciano or Gary V..