MARIE MONTI was born and raised in Dijon, France and grew up with a focus in musical understanding and talent development having started playing the piano at age 5 and the cello at age 7. She dedicated herself to growth in this space by attending the Conservatory of Music in France for more than 10 years.
MARIE MONTI is a Pop/Urban singer-songwriter, producer and musician who happens to be a tri-linguist who is fluent in French, English & Spanish. She began to create/compose music in her native language, French, until she began to focus on English based music, having learned the language through her education and personal travels.
MARIE MONTI had to decide, utilize her talents and pursue further growth in the music space or use the knowledge she had gained to teach the next generation of musical professionals.
She immediately enrolled into the UCLA Extension Program, booked her flight to Los Angeles, California and dedicated herself not only to her studies, but in expanding her network amongst local artists and producers. It was at this time she released her first single “Lazy” along with a music video. It caught the eyes and ears of luxury brand Dolce & Gabbana who picked up and aligned their Peony Fragrance Campaign with this track making this its theme song. Prior to the Fragrance launch, the song was promoted digitally. Upon launch, the track immediately became commercially branded on a global scale.
MARIE MONTI followed her initial success with a piano version of her song “Mama”, which was released post “Lazy”, aiming to raise funds and awareness about breast cancer. It was around this time that her sound came across and caught the eyes of worldwide pioneer and leader in the entertainment industry, Haim Saban. She was signed on the spot and would later be one two artists first signed to the newly created Saban Music Group record label.
MARIE MONTI has been aligned with the top up-and-coming as well as distinguished producers to prepare for a strong Q1 release of her upcoming EP which will be a collection of English, Spanish and Spanglish music. Her music has already been debuted to the taste makers behind the top DSP channels and Radio programmers and the response has all been positive.
MARIE MONTI will make her USA on stage debut November 2019 at the Wonderfront Festival in San Diego alongside Migos, Don Omar, Tyga, Lil Dicky, Nicky Jam, and many more.
She is a force to be reckon with and being a developing act, has already made a name for herself having aligned herself with luxury brands and sharing the stage with today’s top tier A-list talent.