Mikel Herzog is a Spanish singer and songwriter, who originates from Basque Country. In the eighties, Mikel was a member of several bands and had his own band called Ébano. He was also a member of Cadillac and La Decada Prodigioso. He also wrote songs for other artists. In 1998 he represented Spain in the Eurovision Song Contest. He was post-academy director of Operación Triunfo 2001/2002. Mikel Herzog released six solo albums.