Mira Sherdin Craig (born July 31, 1983 in Oslo, Norway) is a Norwegian-American pop artist. Her father is from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.A. Craig is a DIY musician who writes and produces all her songs and music videos. At the age of twelve, she performed the Whitney Houston hit song "I wanna dance with somebody" on the Norwegian youth TV show "Midt I Smørøyet." Producers were so impressed that they hired her on the spot to host the show. At age 15 she started writing her own songs, and at 17 she sang backing vocals for Noora Noor.