Michael Devert Washington,better known by his stage name Mike Wash AKA “V”, was born December 8,1985 and raised in Lemoore, CA. Currently residing in Los Angeles, CA he is focusing on utilizing his entrepreneurial skills as a American rapper, and fashion designer. As an entrepreneur, Mike is the President of "Black Dynasty Music Group", "All Love No Hate Clothing" and "Striving For A Better Tomorrow" Non-Profit Org. He is known for his first street mixtape "Back To The Future" Hosted by DJ Noodles and DJ Kay Rich. He is viewed as the next biggest independent artist coming out of the west coast. He also known for his "3 on 3 Tourney" that is held ever year in his hometown. His success has allowed him to perform with artists such as Fat Joe, E-40 and Keak Da Sneak.
Raised in Lemoore, Mike developed an interest in hip hop after initially witnessing his mom arrested on drug charges and sent to 20 years in prison, and dealing with the murder of his farther when he was 5 years old. As a senior at Kings Christian High School, Mike was ranked as the top PG prospect in the state; receiving scholarships from Oregon University and University of Southern California. Soon after the sentencing of his mother Mike followed his dreams pursuing rapping full-time.
In addition to music, Mike has pursued other business ventures, including fashion. He runs a clothing line called, "All Love No Hate". He has been involved with charitable activities, with his own Non-profit "Striving For A Better Tomorrow" that host’s the "3 on 3 Tourney" throughout California's Central Valley. The "Black Dynasty Music Group" is the first record label to sign E-40. Soon after Mike’s father, the president of the label, passed away the label disappeared. Mike, now as President, has put the label back on the map using other investments to revive the label.
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