Mark Balet is a singer/songwriter from Paris, based between New York city and Miami. Born to military parents, he was raised between Ivory Coast, France, United States, Spain and Egypt. In 1996 at the age of 13, he formed with his sidekick Tashunke, Mauvaise Race, a hip-hop and raggamuffin duo, and sharpened his style through Sound Systems.
Formerly known as Marky, he first gained notice in France in 2009 with the reggae song Outsider from his third studio album Eternel [EM/Sony]. In 2014 and 2016 Mark Balet released "Born to Love" and "Holy Ground" with VP Records. Followed by "King of Kings" in 2019, a fusion of Reggae, Afrobeats and Dancehall.
The volume one of his latest album "Faya: Heartbreak in Miami" is available now on all digital platforms.