Monique Martinez was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. This fresh young talented star from Latin heritage has been making noise throughout the R&B and Pop scene performing with artists like The Jacka, Mistah Fab (Bay Area Super Stars), Tyga (Cash Money Artist), Baby Bash, Ray J, Soulja Boy, Day 26, Pretty Ricky, Trey Songs, and Platinum Artist Fabolous. She has also performed on three NFL football games, which aired on national television. Her drive and passion shows with every performance. Monique was selected to represent the Bay Area on national television performing on BET's Wild N' Out Wednesdays in 2009-2010.
Growing up in a musically talented family, she cites her grandfather as her biggest musical influence. She began taking singing lessons very young and by the age of 7, Monique was competing in national kid and teen competitions.
Monique brings a new sound to the music world combining Rhythm and Blues, Pop, Soul, Hip-Hop and some Dance elements to her music. She writes, co-writes, and arranges her own music. Her style defines her uniqueness as an artist, giving her fan base and audience original songs written from personal experiences.