Nashville, TN, United States
Mikky Ekko (born John Stephen Sudduth on December 17, 1984 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Ekko was featured on the 2013 Rihanna single “Stray” and the two performed the song together live at the Grammy Awards in February 2013. That was the same month Ekko released his first official music video, for his single "Pull Me Down.” He released his debut studio album, Time, in January 2015. The album features collaborations with Greg Kurstin, Ariel Rechtshaid, Elof Loelv, Fraser T Smith and others. His song “Smile” was used in a trailer for the film Paper Towns.