Mikko Tapio Alatalo (born May 1, 1951) is a Finnish musician and politician.
Alatalo was born in Kuivaniemi, now a part of Ii, Finland. He is mostly known for his long and successful musical career. His style is primarily seen as children's music and folk music but he has contributed to other genres as well, including a long partnership with rock musician Juice Leskinen. Alatalo is a member of the Centre Party and a strong proponent of artists' intellectual property rights to their own music.
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