Martinez

Martinez

 Chicago, Illinois, USA
BandR&BHip Hop

Martinez is the best R&B singer you haven't heard. He has a great voice, incredible stage performance, writes his own lyrics. He is not just R&B though, he is extremely talented at Hip-Hop and freestyle Rap. He has the presence of a seasoned performer.

Biography

Born and raised on the southwest side of Chicago, Illinois I the Englewood area, “Martinez”, was just another young man with a dream to make it in the entertainment world. He wanted to do what he loved best, make music. It wasn’t easy though, he didn’t have a lot of resources to work with. It was his drive that helped him accomplish a lot of his goals. Martinez’s love for music, battle rapping in school, writing poetry, and studying different artists enabled him to sharpen his skills to become a better artist. His high school English teacher gave him a little boost in his career and helped him into the music industry by making a phone call to a friend. It was that phone call that opened up a new door for “Martinez”. “Martinez” now had the sources needed to make it. Studio time and someone who was a professional in the music field helped direct his career. That direction helped “Martinez” land many shows. Not only that, he has accomplished many things he has set out to do in the journey to make it in the music business.

Now that “Martinez” has a studio to vocally express himself his love for music has grown stronger He has drive to make it, professional direction, and the right people around him to make it. “Martinez” has worked with some of the hottest celebrities in the industry such as: “Public Announcement”, producer: “Mike Dunn” C.E.O./”Dunn Ruff Entertainment”, producer: Tizone C.E.O./Base Tone Productions, and has opened for some of the hottest entertainers in the business. Such as: “Roc-a-Fella”/”Universal” artist, “Twista”, “American Idol’s” own, “Fantasia”, “Kanye West”, “R.Kelly”, “Kelly Price”, “Ideal”, “Tyreese”, “Salina Johnson”, “Charlie Wilson”, “Ginuwine”, “Crucial Conflict”, “Do or Die”, “Public Announcement”, :Mystical”, “Jagged Edge”, and “Bizzare”, of “D12”, just to name a few. He has also done a "House of Blues" tour with "Twista".

But “Martinez” is not just settling for being an opening act, he has his own music, and hit singles too. With songs like, “Don’t you know?”, “Ooh Ahh!”, “When you see me in the club!”, and “I wanna”…., that has been on radio stations in Chicago, and in Michiana. “Martinez” is still in the studio making better music, fighting his way to the top, and still pleasing the fans that he has already.

Discography

His latest full CD is titled Love&Romance.
Three of his songs are available to be previewed and purchased at www.reverbnation.com/martinez

Set List

In Da Club, Grinda, Love & Romance, and many others. All his music is original and has been copyrighted. He can cover a 30 to 35 min. set, with an average of 3 to 4 sets per show if needed.