Hip Hop/Electro/Pop artist Mike Posner appears to have had the kind of "overnight" Pop career success that only seems possible in today's Internet-dependent age, going from (in the short version) Duke University frat boy to internationally buzzed about superstar-in-waiting in the span of about three years. But Posner got an early start — at 13, he was making beats and hooking up with like-minded musicians online.A Matter of Time and One Foot Out the Door. Those titles alone are suggestive of Posner's eagerness to dive full time into music. But he decided to complete his degree at Duke, doing music biz stuff on the side and touring on the weekends before earning his sheepskin in sociology last year.
Mike Posner plays Cintas Center Saturday. Go here to read Mike Breen's full Sound Advice.