Mikey Way is best known as the bassist for My Chemical Romance band till 2013. After the band splited, Mikey Way camback to stage as guitarist and keyboardist of Electric Century in 2015. Mikey and his band gained most attention through the third album The Black Parade ( 2006 ) , when fans found Mikey shedding his trademark black-rimmed glasses.
Mikey Way was raised in nearby Belleville and soon involved in the local music scene, interning for a time at Eyeball Records. When Gerard, his brother suggested about joining a band he'd just started, Way grabbed the chance, even suggesting the name My Chemical Romance for the band. In 2001, Mikey officially worked as an musician.
In 2007, Mikey Way had a romantic wedding with Alicia Simmons.