Artist Spotlight: Mario Macias

alma_rendida_2We might not know him on a first name basis yet, but this 19-year old from Ft. Worth is creating buzz everywhere he goes. Based out of Ft. Worth, Mario Macias was the 2013 winner of the Tejano Idol competition. In 2013, Macias was featured on “Tengo Talento Mucho Talento” for Ana Barbara who praised his emotion and style.

As a young artist singing since 2, Mario enjoys paying homage to his Tejano roots and crafting new sounds for his young audiences. At the 2016 TTMA Fan Fair, Mario was only supposed to play one set. However, he played over six times during 3 days!

alma_rendida_1Most recently, Mario performed the National Anthem in New York for the National Hispanic Coalition and the FAA Presidential Meeting. Macias is also auditioning for major record labels.

Mario enjoys singing Tejano, Mariachi, Country, Bachata and R&B. You can hear Mario’s debut single “Alma Rendida”, released late last year, featuring Little Joe and produced by Bob Gallarza on Q99.5!