Michael is a Guitarist, a live keyboardist, and the vocalist of famous Australian pop/punk boy band, 5 seconds of summer. This heartthrob is the only child of Daryl Clifford and Karen Clifford. He met his bandmates while studying in Norwest Christian College. Michael dropped out of school to pursue his musical career. The band was formed in 2011 and used to upload their cover video in youtube. He got over half a million views for covering Chris Brown song 'Next to you' in 2011. They got their international frame while touring with One Direction on their Take Me Home your in 2013 and Where We Are tour in 2014. He is also known for his crazy hair colour and piercing.
Currently single, Mikey has dated Geordie Gray, a normal Australian teenage girl, who got her frame cause of this relation. They are not together but are a good friend after their breakup. His dating list is way too long as has dated Avery, Acacia Brinley, Kinga Piasecki, Geordie Gray, Fia Litton, Tatum Hickman, Alexis Chiusano and Abigail Breslin in the past.
Rumor has it, that the musician has also dated celebs like Taylor Swift and Abigail Breslin. He is not married and has no intention to do it sooner.