Mark B, has taken over the genre with his sexy lyrics, fused with a blend of urban , pop and infectious tropical rhythms resulting in an explosive combination that have made this singer a latin urban star. The NYC born and bred urban artist boast an impressive million monthly listeners on global streaming platform Spotify. It is clear Mark B has struck a nerve with fans with hits like “Me Llamas” featuring Arcángel, Bad Bunny, El Nene and De La Ghetto, “Playa y Arena” featuring Gabriel, and also the remix featuring
Ozuna, both versions combined have over 20 million streams.
He was born in 1987 with music already running through his veins. His father was a dancer and back-up singer for popular Merengue groups in the 90’s. While growing up between NYC, Miami and Dominican Republic he would listen to hip-hop, R&B and reggeaton. His musical influences include Usher, Justin Bieber, Daddy Yankee, Wisin y Yandel, Don Omar, Fabulous, Ozuna and Bad Bunny. He describes his music as sexy at times, happy and positive others, what is true is that Mark B listens to what his fans want and makes music for them.
His whirlwind career as a solo artist kicked off in 2015 with a collaboration with Arcángel, Mozart La Para, Vakero, Tempo and Ilegales on the track “Me quiere no me quiere.” Just two short years later, Mark B, has been recognized as a force in the urban genre. Mark B has collaborated with Shelow Shaq on the track “Solos Tú y Yo”, “Va Seguí” with El Mayor Clásico both tracks produced by Nítido. Mark B’s popularity was skyrocketing among fans as he embarked on a club tour all over the USA, eventually
taking him to the Dominican Republic. It was in the Dominican Republic where he busted the door wide open with a collaboration with Urban Star “El Alfa” on the HIT “Pa’l de Velitas.” This massive HIT led to the “Pa’l de Velitas USA Tour” in the US and Dominican Republic. The follow ups “Tú eres la Vaina”, “No se la Echa”, and “Vamos a ponernos Locos” also became hits and allowed him to continue touring non stop. Other collaborations include urban stars, Kevin Roldán, J Quiles and Farruko.
Brands have taken notice, Mark B is a brand ambassador for Claro, Puma, Presidente and Bayer. Accolades include Collaboration of the Year for the song “Playa y Arena” featuring Gabriel in the 2017 Premio Soberano. He also won “Urban Collaboration of the Year” and “Best New Artist” in the 2016 edition of “Premios Q”.
In 2016 he embarked on a successful tour through Europe and is about to kick off his 2017 US tour.