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MC Eric

MC Eric   (UK)

AKA : Eric Martin
EuroDance member
Added : 11/12/2005
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Our House
Gain Some Knowledge
This Beat Is Technotronic
Lesson In Love
This Is My Life
Before We Get Started
Jealous / R U Conscious
Old Fashioned
Game Plan
Frenemy
As Far As I知 Concerned
In My Room
Still Concerned
The Last Number
Be
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Latest MC Eric news

07/02/2017 : Technotronic member Eric Martin will release a single entitled Be featuring singer Lifford. Videoclip was shot in Camden Town (London, UK), directed by Amir Mekkaoui.

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MC Eric singles

Our House Our House 1991  
Gain Some Knowledge Gain Some Knowledge 1991  

 

Featurings and collaborations

This Beat Is Technotronic Technotronic - This Beat Is Technotronic Apr 1990  
Lesson In Love Utopia - Lesson In Love 1994  
This Is My Life Sirius - This Is My Life 13th Jul 1994  

Compositions

This Beat Is Technotronic Technotronic - This Beat Is Technotronic Apr 1990  

Songwriting

This Beat Is Technotronic Technotronic - This Beat Is Technotronic Apr 1990  
This Is My Life Sirius - This Is My Life 13th Jul 1994  

Aliases - Records released under other names

Before We Get Started MC Eric Aka Me One - Before We Get Started  
Jealous / R U Conscious MC Eric Aka Me One - Jealous / R U Conscious 1991  
Old Fashioned Me One - Old Fashioned 1999  
Game Plan Me One - Game Plan 1999  
Frenemy Me One - Frenemy 1999  
As Far As I知 Concerned Me One - As Far As I知 Concerned (album) 2000  
In My Room Me 1 - In My Room 2000  
Still Concerned Me 1 - Still Concerned 2005  
The Last Number Me 1 - The Last Number 2012  
Be Eric Martin - Be 20th Feb 2017  

 



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MC Eric biography

DJ, MC, music producer and songwriter Eric Martin was born in Cardiff and raised in Brooklyn. He is the son of an Irish/Hispanic mother born in Kingston, Jamaica and a Black Jamaican Pentecostal minister from Port Antonio. He started his musical carreer as a programmer for Zomba/Jive Records. In 1989 he contributed to Technotronic's first album Pump Up The Jam : he appeared on Pump Up The Jam, Tough, This Beat Is Technotronic, and Wave.

In 1991, he released 2 solo singles : Jealous / R U Conscious (under the name of Me One) and Gain Some Knowledge. As Me-One, we wrote and produced for Maxi Priest, Capleton, and Jeff Beck among others. He recorded a solo album I Beg Uno Cease Fire which was never released.

During the late 80s, he was member of the Hardrock Concept, alongside MCs Jaffa, Leroy Bishop, DK, 4DEE, and Bubba - rocked jams in Cardiff over the next few years. In 1988, Jaffa and Eric moved to London in search of a record deal and were quickly snapped up by Jive. Honing their talents, they worked alongside label mates the Master Mixers, DJ Crip, DJ Cashmoney, Blade and The She Rockers. After two years in London, Jaffa and Eric went their separate ways.

In 1994, he appeared on Sirius - This Is My Life under the name Eric B.

2000 : he released his first album as Me One, entitled As Far As I知 Concerned

More recently, he did recordings with Gang Starr, Lil Dap and The Roots in New York.

2005 : he released an EP entitled Still Concerned as Me One

2012 : he released a promo single called The Last Number / Who Said under his stage name Me One.

Eric has taught at the London College of Contemporary Music, lectured at Glamorgan University and is currently teaching song-writing techniques for the Amy Winehouse Foundation. He currently gives master classes as 4-hour lyric writing workshop, as well as music production courses.

2017 : as Eric Martin, he released house single Be featuring male vocalist Lifford. He already announced a second release, a collaboration with Shaun Escoffery entitled 徹h.

No relationship with Erik Aresta from MC Erik & Barbara, nor Erik MEGA Trinkaus.

Thanks to Necronomic

MC Eric biography was last updated Tue, February 7th 2017



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