profile : MARLON ROUDETTE + Ultra Love

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Marlon Rosegold McVey-Roudette (born 5 January 1983) is a British Vincentian singer, songwriter and rapper.

A former member of the band Mattafix, he is famous for his solo songs “New Age” and “When the Beat Drops Out“.

“New Age” was produced and co-written by hit-maker Guy Chambers, and which was an international hit, …

… reaching number one in AustriaSwitzerland and Germany.

Marlon Roudette was born in London and is the son of Cameron McVey, a British music producer, …

… and Vonnie Roudette, a designer and artist of Dominican/Trinidadian descent residing in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

As a young child he moved with his mother and sister to Trinidad, then to St. Vincent in 1992, …

… where he began his music career, and returned to London when he was 17.

Marlon is the stepson of Neneh Cherry.

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