Mike Hines, also known as Mike Hines and The Look, is a high energy, 5 member dance band that can bring any party to life. They play r&b, hip hop, pop, old school funk, with a taste of Motown and disco and have been entertaining large crowds for 3 decades. Mike Hines and The Look frequently performs at night clubs, weddings, festivals, galas and private parties and had the honor of performing at the Delaware Inaugural Celebration 2017 for Governor Carney as well. This is their 35th year performing together and in 2021 they are being inducted into the Delaware Rock and Roll Society.  They’re the ultimate party band, with a very diverse following from several generations.

During their illustrious career Mike Hines and The Look has had the honor of opening for acts such as the legendary Dionne Warwick, The Ohio Players, Taylor Dayne, Chris Rock, Al B. Sure, Lisa, Lisa, Naughty by Nature, War and The Sugar Hill Gang. They also had a recording contract with Atlantic Records in 1989/1990, Bud Lite sponsorship and won many awards and honors while performing in areas such as New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Delaware and Maryland.

Mike Hines is a consummate showman who sings and dances with energy, style and finesse and the chemistry of his very talented band is the perfect mix. He has an amazing charismatic personality on and off stage and displays a top notch work ethic. An evening of entertainment with Mike Hines and The Look is an exciting experience not to be missed.

Hines has become somewhat legendary for his unpredictability in his live shows, combining choreography and audience participation. The result is an energetic live show.

The Atlantic City Press

When it comes down to it, there’s only one way to describe what Mike Hines does: Entertain!

Beachcomber

They put on an excellent show for audiences of all ages. He is the ultimate party starter!

William J. DiMondi, Esq.

General Manager, Delaware State Fair, Inc.

Over three decades, the ubiquitous dance band has been entertaining with its signature brand of high-energy performance that continues to pack venues.

Delaware State News

His band has a great sound and they play different kinds of music for everyone to enjoy. Top shelf entertainment!

Bryant T. Bell

Director of Major Gifts, Delaware State University President’s Ball