“It” Factor. Superstar. Celebrity. Many are manufactured, but few are born with it. Alberto “Flawless” Martinez is a natural artist. A native of Providence, Rhode Island, Flawless was surrounded by music at an early start. Tagging along with his stepfather who worked for a tour bus company gave him the chance to experience the music lifestyle at an early age. “I got to see what it took to be an artist and I met a lot of stars. I fell in love with music.” Growing up in a small town inspired the young star to begin focusing on his future goal of becoming a recording artist. “Rhode Island is very small and my town was even smaller. Everyone knows everyone. It forced me to work harder to get out and get more exposure.” Fusing his love for hip-hop and R&B, the lyricist began writing and working towards making his dream a reality.
At 15-years-old, Flawless found himself on his own and began recording as a way to cope. That soon transpired into him putting his words onto beats and discovering his purpose. At the age of 23, after 8 years of perfecting his craft, Flawless gave up everything and moved to Atlanta, Georgia to start his journey with his current management and business team (Longevity Recording & Entertainment, Inc.). He describes his team as “one big family” where support and vision have helped to bring him recognition and accomplishment in such a tough period of time. “There were times where I wanted to give up but my passion wouldn’t let me.”
His experience includes touring with major artists including a five-date tour leg with Raekwon of the Wu-Tang Clan, Opening for Rick Ross, Monica, Tech N9ne, Lloyd banks, Ludacris, Public Enemy, Travis Porter, and More. With his current material, Flawless wants be known as one of the pioneers who paved the way for a new sound in hip hop that will reach multiple generations. True fans of lyrics, hip-hop and R&B are in for a real treat.
His current single “Money Over Here” epitomizes his ability to captivate his fans through lyrics and dance club beats leaving them wanting for more. With charisma and charm, the 20-something sensation is able to bring his lyrics and music to life with a live band and musical show second to none. The recent winner of Wendy’s Birthday Bash 15 Competition, Flawless opened for Atlanta’s Hot 107.9-FM concert featuring major recording artists such as Ludacris, Monica and Rick Ross. He has proven his star quality and ability to personally connect with a large crowd. The name says it all. He is Flawless.