Marc Mysterio

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Marc Mysterio
Marc Mysterio and Crash Test Dummies, Promised Land.jpg
Background information
Occupation(s) DJ, producer
Instruments Piano, guitar
Years active 2007–present
Associated acts Chris Willis, Samantha Fox, Kati Wolf, Flo Rida, Crash Test Dummies, Carlos McKinney, Tony "Chef Tone" Scales, Lillix, Sandy Vee, David Guetta

Marc Mysterio[1] is a Canadian Multi-Platinum [2] Songwriter, Composer & Producer, and DJ. with a label called World Class Records, and music publishing company Amerada Music. He is also signed as an artist to various labels globally, including Sony Music.[3]


Mysterio first became recognized in 2007 for his first single "Answer This" (featuring Linda Newman).[4][5][6] Mysterio's debut release, "Roll Wit It" was released in 2008 by Spinnin Records and featured the vocals of Chris Willis (singer of David Guetta anthems "Love Is Gone" and "Gettin' Over You").

On January 2, 2009, Mysterio released a cover remix version of "One More Time" by Daft Punk.[7] The song reached #1 on Russia's Top 20, and was a club hit in the United States first played by Felli Fel on Power 106 in Los Angeles.

Mysterio released "Tomorrow", featuring Samantha Fox, which debuted on radio worldwide on August 7, 2009, on stations worldwide, including: NRJ, Power 106, and Radio 538.[8][9][10] It has since been signed by Sony Music.[11] and included on Samantha Fox's Greatest Hits (2009) as the only track that was recent, as of that time.

His 2009 album release Redemption included collaborations with Samantha Fox, Gary Pine, Lillix, Tiff Lacey, Dhany, Chris Willis Shena and Yardi Don.

He then went on to tour Europe, Scandinavia and Russia. Included in this tour were live performances on NRJ, Radio 538 and BBC Radio 1 with Judge Jules.[12]

In 2010, TMZ[13] and Popeater reported that on August 23, 2010, Mysterio filed a lawsuit against Brandy Norwood[14] seeking up to $6 million in damages.[15] According to reports, Brandy had been paid $10,000 as a side artist fee to feature on Mysterio's debut album's lead single,[16] "Shout It Out".[14] The invoice and an email from her manager Ryan Ramsey confirming receipt of the funds have been published by British tabloid, Anorak.[17] but then backed out of the deal.[18] A subpoena was issued by the court ordering copies of videotapes of conversations between Mysterio and Brandy which were recorded by VH1 for her Family Business Season 2 Reality Show.[19] The single "Shout It Out" without Brandy peaked at #47 on Mediabase Canada Hot AC Radio Chart[20] Brandy later paid a settlement to Mysterio.[1][21]

In 2012, Mysterio signed a global artist deal with Sony Music.[22] Sony Music partnered with Edmundo Andrada of Sveriges Radio (National Radio Sweden and Etienne Dumon of CBC Radio for a radio documentary on Mysterio's career to date, concluding with the world debut of "Everything Is All Wrong".[23] Interviewed for the documentary were friends DJ Riddler of WKTU & WHTZ as well as Craig Pereira of Sony Music and Matt Adell, CEO of Beatport.

Later in 2012, Mysterio re-wrote and re-produced The 2012 Eurovision Semi-Final Hungarian Entry of Kati Wolf, 'What About My Dreams', in French re-titled 'Dix Pas Cent Pas'.[24]

In 2013 Mysterio a collaborated with Flo Rida for a song entitled Booty On The Floor. The song was released on Monday, June 10, 2013, on Beatport, with all profits from the Beatport Release to go to One Fund Boston, to benefit the victims and families of the Boston Marathon bombings.[25]

In 2015, Mysterio wrote, composed, produced and sang the duet charity single "Promised Land" with Crash Test Dummies also featuring Mark Crozer on guitar and drums.[26][27] this following up Marc's Hit Remix of for their 1993 single "Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm and charted in numerous countries, including Belgium, Greece, and Finland [27] Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm[27][28][29][30] includng #1 on Beatport and Itunes.[28][29]

On February 5th, 2016, 'Promised Land' was released by Sony Music, marking his return to the major label release.[31]

Selected discography[edit]



  1. ^ a b Lesley Abravanel (May 31, 2013). "Magical Mysterio Tour". Miami Herald. 
  2. ^ "Marc Mysterio: Charity Work & Causes". Look to the Stars. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Marc Mysterio Inks With Sony and Releases New Single With Karl Wolf & Jamie Sparks ::Marc Mysterio News". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
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  10. ^ "Fox and Mysterio collaborate on record". UPI. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  11. ^ "Sam Fox to release new 'Greatest Hits'". Digital Spy. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  12. ^ NME.COM. "NME Videos - NME.COM". NME.COM. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  13. ^ "Marc Mysterio". 20 August 2010. Retrieved 11 October 2015.  External link in |work= (help)
  14. ^ a b "Brandy Sued by DJ for $6 Million, Says Report". 23 August 2010. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  15. ^ "Entertainment News & latest headlines from AOL". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  16. ^ "Music". 13 December 2010. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  17. ^ "Anorak". Anorak News. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  18. ^ "Anorak". Anorak News. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  19. ^ "-". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  20. ^ "Saturday Night Rihanna- Kanye Snubs Oprah?- T.I.- Lil Wayne- Yoko Gaga- Die Hard Director Gets Prison- Big Brother Guilty- Michael Bolton Replaces Susan Boyle- more ::Rihanna News". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
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  22. ^ "Sony Music Sweden". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  23. ^ "Singelaktuelle Marc Mysterio i dokumentär". Mynewsdesk. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  24. ^ "Dix Pas Cent Pas". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  25. ^ Jed Gottlieb. "Flo Rida and producer Marc Mysterio release One Fund benefit single". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  26. ^ Marc Mysterio. "Exclusive: Marc Mysterio Teams With Crash Test Dummies To Help Refugees". Look to the Stars. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  27. ^ a b c "Crash Test Dummies, Marc Mysterio, Mark Crozer Refugee Benefit Song ::Marc Mysterio News". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  28. ^ a b "Crash Test Dummies Score EDM Hit With Marc Mysterio Collaboration ::Marc Mysterio News". Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  29. ^ a b "Marc Mysterio VS Crash Test Dummies Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm (Teenage Mutants Remix)". Mad TV. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
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  32. ^ "Adult Contemporary Weekly Top 10 Downloads". Daily Play MPE®. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
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