Mark Bonafide is described as a pioneer in Singapore’s R&B and Hip Hop scene with 12 years experience under his belt and also coined the Jay Z of Singapore by various media local outlets.
Having performed across Asia & Australia, he is a proven performer with an R&B edge to his rapping self. Having won the prestigious COMPASS award for ‘Song of the Year’ for ‘So Bonafide’ from the album ‘The Bonafide Experience’ which spun a record breaking 8 hit singles that received heavy radio rotation; a first for any Singaporean music artist or band in history.
The first 2 singles from his forthcoming EP ‘LOVE/REBEL’ namely ‘URGF’ and ‘Finally’ have been on heavy rotation for more than a year. The album was recorded in Singapore and Mark gave a preview of the songs at a one night only concert at the Esplanade as well as previewed ‘#Issues’ on Class 95FM and 987FM to rave reviews.
What people are saying…
“…. I wish I could get more of its goodness” – Power Of Pop
“…. Formidable mix of Kanye West, Justin Timberlake and Prince all rolled into one” – The Straits Times
“…. Always a thrill to watch Mr. Bonafide perform, he lights up the stage” – TODAY
Top Local Song Of 2010 for “So Bonafide” – COMPASS (Composers and Authors Society of Singapore)
Martell’s Rising Personality for achievement in music