Michael Lawrence Tyler (born September 22, 1970 in New Orleans, Louisiana), better known by his stage name Mystikal, is aGrammy award nominated American rapper and actor. He released his self-titled debut album in 1994 and has since released1996’s Mind of Mystikal, 1997’s Unpredictable, 1998’s Ghetto Fabulous, 2000’s Let’s Get Ready and 2001’s Tarantula. In 2003,Mystikal pled guilty to sexual battery, and was released on January 14, 2010 after serving a six year sentence. He has plans toreturn to recording music and possibly release a new album sometime in 2010. He is one of many artists from Master P’s No LimitRecords to achieve both critical and commercial success.