Marlon Minott aka Marly B was born in the beautiful parish of Portland in Jamaica. He attended Boundbrook infant, Norwich primary and Port Antonio high before migrating to the USA.
While in the USA he attended the Plainfield high school where he graduated in 1985. His musical mission started at birth, but while living in the USA his encounter with the music business was as a DJ.
His teacher was DJ Cheese the the 1986 DMC World DJ champion. He started out early on his career path by buying my own records and equipment while attending high school from pay he got while working at Sobel's ladies ware in Plainfield NJ.
It was during this time he met his first artist who became the mother of his first child. Now he's on a different musical mission and is now living in Jamaica, he has his own record label illmatic records inc.In his community he's leading the way for a lot of promising young talent.
You can find him in his studio everyday working on something as long as he's on the island. He has worked with many major players in the reggae industry like, Sizzla, Bounty Killer, Elephant man, Tony Rebel and many more. He has been the person who helped artist like Iyara,Versatile formally Little Shotta,Daddi Vocal, Mystic,Brain,Italis,Solid,Derro Blacks who is now deceased,Cee Gee,Jamaica's first Rising Star K'Von and many others to reach there goal.
So he's in the business to make music to heal the world and make it a better place for all of the people on this place we call our home Earth.