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In Summer of 2015, Michael Alfredo started a small career into the music world with his Debut Studio Album released through online platforms such as SoundCloud, Google Play Music and YouTube at first (later released worldwide digitally)
The project started on July of 2015, when Michael begun recording demo versions of 2 songs ("I'm Better!" & "Fly away…") and some Covers from other artists' songs, uploading them to YouTube.
On September of the same year, he announced a future project under the name of "Like a Kid - EP" which was to feature 4 songs ("Mr. Unsmiley", "Savage", "Pumpkin Town" & "A Boy Like Me") but was then dropped and all the Artwork was scrapped by the end of the month, with the songs remaining as Demos.

"Like a Kid - EP" Original Tracklisting:
1. Like a Kid (Intro)
2. A Boy Like Me (DEMO)
3. Pumpkin Town (DEMO)
4. Savage (DEMO)
5. Mr. Unsmiley (DEMO)

By December 30 of 2015, Michael released a Behind the Scenes Interviews video, along with his Debut Single "Fly away…" with a Music Video of its DEMO version as part of the marketing for what was supposed to be his Debut Studio Album under the name of "A Darker Shade of Red", which, later on, was also dropped and replaced by the work title of "Puzzles - EP", with the help of his friend Jairo, who would also help him forward with space to create a small Studio in order to finish recordings for the EP.
After 15 Tracks were recorded until April of 2016 for the album, only 11 Tracks made it to the final cut (including a full band version of "Fly away…" and a longer and more Punk-ish version of "A Boy Like Me", with an updated name, "Just Like Me"), having the chance to release the material in a full length Studio Album titled "Puzzles". One month before the official release, Michael released the album's first Single: "Unleashed!" with a Music Video, announcing the Album's official date of release, along with a recording session at Jairo's small "Studio" of the song "Endless Summer Love". During this period, Michael worked in his vocals with Union's City Music & Dance Academy, which's teachers improved his skills and allowed him to explore higher notes and vocal flexibility. "Puzzles" was released on June 11 of 2016.

Michael kept releasing Covers of other artists' songs even after the release of his studio album. He started promoting his album with physical copies around his local city, either giving them away (with Demo versions of the songs) or selling the album. All copies were personalized differently, with 1 extra track of the songs that were recorded but weren't released and a unique cover and booklet on each CD. Now, only standard copies of the physical version can be purchased with none of the pictures taken and granted by Edennis de la Cruz and Jefferson Ruales (Michael's close friends) who modeled for the song's pictures and booklet's photo art. In the actual booklet format, pictures of Michael and a puzzled-pattern can be found among the lyrics of the songs contained in the album.
On the album's final standard digital version, some tracks were shortened to reduce the playtime length, and 1 Bonus Track was added ("Savage"). However, in the physical version, all extended versions of the songs can be found (Including 3 Bonus Tracks: "Coco Loco", "Savage" & "Cookies")

"Puzzles" (Digital) Tracklisting:
1. I'm Better!
2. Fly away… (Full Band Version)
3. Coconut-Crazy
4. Puzzles
5. To be Free…
6. One Day
7. Endless Summer Love
8. Unleashed!
9. Pumpkin Town
10. Just Like Me
11. Cappuccino
12. Savage

"Puzzles" (Physical & BandCamp) Tracklisting:
1. I'm Better! (Extended Version)
2. Fly away… (Full Band Version)
3. Coco Loco
4. Puzzles
5. To be Free… (Album Version)
6. One Day
7. Endless Summer Love (Extended Version)
8. Unleashed!
9. Pumpkin Town
10. Just Like Me
11. Cappuccino
12. Coconut-Crazy
13. Savage
14. Cookies

On July of 2016, Michael released a lyrics music video for "Pumpkin Town", announcing the title as the album's 2nd single to be released.

And, by the end of August, he also released another Lyrics video of a new Demo song, "Then Phoenix from Ashes" (This song's DEMO version can be acquired on the FIRE Edition of the album, which is only available for Latino America -except Brazil-)
Later on October, a snippet of a new Demo song on the work called "Frontier" was released on YouTube, along with another lyrics music video of "Endless Summer Love", to keep promoting the album.
Note: Both "FIRE" and "Brasil Edition" contain a Spanish version of the track "Coconut-Crazy".
A special edition for Brazil only was released by mid-December, including a Portuguese and a unique version of the song "Just Like Me". While the Latino-american "FIRE" edition contained a Spanish version of "Then Phoenix from Ashes" and its Demo version, along with "No Soy lo Que Quieres".

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