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Mellow Man Ace is a Cuban-American Rapper, Songwriter, The Godfather of the Latino Movement, Billboard Charting Hip Hop Artist and 4th Founding member of Cypress Hill.
Born in Cuba, he came to America with his family at 4 years old. They first arrived in Miami, moved to New Jersey and finally ended up moving to South Gate, California on Cypress Avenue where it all began.
He grew up playing baseball and when hip hop first started he learned to break-dance and took to the mic soon after and began writing lyrics and it was onward from there. Tune into our exclusive interview BELOW and find out from one of the Founders himself on how Cypress Hill came to be with his brother Sen Dog and friends, Muggs and B-Real, why he left in 1988, how he became the Godfather of the Latino Movement and much more!
Mellow Man Ace perfected his craft in lyrical writing with his savvy bilingual skills, coming up with the term known today as Spanglish.
After leaving Cypress Hill in 1988 he went solo and released his debut album "Escape from Havana" and just 1 year later he hit top 20 Billboard Charts with his hit single "Mentirosa". In 1992 after the release of his album "Brother w/ Two Tongues" he seemingly vanished from the music industry until 2000 with the release of his album "From the Darkness into the Light", in 2004 he released "Vengo a Cobrar" and vanished again until 2015 when he resurfaced with the release of 2 albums "The Lost Decade" and "Restoring Order". The name of each album speaks for itself as you can see. You can click on the green to go to each album, purchase Mellow Man Ace's music and listen to it below and watch his videos below too! Find out in our interview BELOW what he was up to between the release of each album and why he seemingly vanished for years at a time.
Mellow Man Ace has done several soundtracks for film and television series including Seven Mummies (2006), Marked for Death (1990),Scarface: The World is Yours (Video Game 2006). for Full IMDb click HERE. He is also in post-production of a documentary "Boogaloo Shrimp" as himself (2018).
You can follow him on Facebook, IG, Twitter and YouTube to keep up with what he's got going on and for where he will be performing, up coming showdates and more you can go to his official website at www.mellowmanace7.com.
Check out his videos and music BELOW our EXCLUSIVE interview.
WATCH Mellow Man Ace - Mentorosa (Music Video) BELOW
WATCH Mellow Man Ace - So Ruff So Tuff - [Official Music Video] BELOW
LISTEN to Mellow Man Ace on Spotify BELOW
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