Michael Ray Martin (born September 29, 1949 in Texarkana, Arkansas) is an American country music artist, known professionally as Martin Delray. He worked as a songwriter in the 1980s, with his writing credits including "Old Fashioned Love" by The Kendalls. Delray's first single release was "Temptation" in 1985 on the Compleat label, credited to Mike Martin.
He recorded two albums on the Atlantic Records label: 1991's Get Rhythm and 1992's What Kind of Man. In addition, he charted five singles on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks charts. Delray's highest-charting single was a cover version of Johnny Cash's "Get Rhythm," which Delray took to number 27 on the country charts. Cash sang guest vocals on Delray's version and was featured in its music video.
|US Country||CAN Country|
|1985||"Temptation" (as Mike Martin)||76||--||Single only|
|1991||"Get Rhythm"||27||18||Get Rhythm|
|"Lillie's White Lies"||58||--|
|1992||"Who, What, Where, When, Why, How"||51||70|
|"What Kind of Man"||61||72||What Kind of Man|
|"--" denotes releases that did not chart|