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Pass The Mic Mixtape (2006)
Is It Me? (2008) Single



Have you wondered what happened to real artists? Well, Marquita is a profound artist in every sense. This singer/rapper/songwriter/producer truly does it all. Her voice is a refreshing sound, as clear as a bird, but don’t let the sweet voice fool you. When she steps to the Mic, she definitely proves her worthiness of the title MC. Marquita will capture you with her hypnotic, butterscotch vocals and then move you with her soul grabbing lyrics and intense delivery. With the vision of being a major contributor to the R&B and Hip Hop genre, she has all the tools to do it and will do it well.

Born in Miami, Florida, Marquita has taken her life’s journey and put it into song. Her passion for music began at a very young age. She began songwriting at the tender age of 8 and began singing and rapping shortly after that. After the attempt of forming signing groups failed, Marquita decided to pursue a solo career. Major music influences include Whitney Houston, Betty Wright, Minnie Ripperton, Sybil as well as Jay- Z, MC Lyte, Slick Rick and Lauren Hill. It is evident that Marquita is creating music that will not only touch her listeners, but also timeless works that will influence the future of the music industry.

In 2006, Marquita was a featured artist on Wordsmith Entertainment’s “Pass the Mic” mixtape. The album included two covers with original lyrics titled “Watch Me” and “Just Do It” as well as two original tracks titled “Tonite” and “Crazy” which was produced by up and coming Miami based producer/rapper Strife. Marquita is currently in the studio working on her debut album which will include some of the industries top notch producers. Her listeners should expect to experience an eventful ride as they travel through Marquita’s life through her music.

Are you still wondering where the true artists are? Look no further- Marquita has arrived and she is not leaving until the redemption of music is completed.