Originally from New Orleans also, his history is a little similar to Young Bleed. Mystikal was the one of the first rappers from New Orleans to get nationwide exposure. He released his first album "Mind Of Mystikal" in 1994 on Big Boy Records. Once he started gettin some recogintion he then signed a contract with the well known Jive Records where "Mind Of Mystikal" was re-released with a few extra cuts.
Mystikal aka Michael Tyler is 26 yrs old. Mystikal was in the Desert Storm war, this where he got his idea to form his original crew, the Boot Camp Clicc. Mystikal made his 1st appearance on No Limit on Steady Mobb'n's album on a song called "Its On". He then reappeared on the "Bout It" soundtrack on "What 'Cha Think". After hearing the song, P was quoted as saying, "this is the type of lyrics that should be said on my label".
In a Rolling Stone article, P said him and Mystikal share a bond and can relate to one another well because they both had siblings who were murdered. P's brother Kevin as ya know and Mystikal's sister Michelle Tyler. Mystikal's tale is a lil deeper because his sister was murdered by her boyfriend,(Damion Neville, grandson of the Neville Brothers' Charles). Mystikal tells the whole story in "Murder 2". Michelle makes an appearance on Mystikal's 1st album on a song called "Not That Nigga" where she sings the chorus.