He was born in Tanta on the 27th of September 1982.
His artistic inclination started to appear when he was 15 while he was studying in the military school, and he started playing the Trumpet.
He joined the faculty of music education and studied the contrabass, and graduated in 2005.
Michael Atef is the band bass player, he joined the band in 2012, and he is the band’s newest member.
He was a bass player with more than one underground band before he joined Basata.