S3. Ep. 60. Opportunities Through Music

Ashton Martin, a lyricism, deft arrangements, and pristine songwriting abilities—Ashton Martin puts a brand-new shine on Hip-Hop. Hailed as “One of Florida’s most versatile artists on the rise”, Ashton Martin grew up around a variety of genres of music with a close family tie to Hip Hop, Gospel, and R&B-greatly influencing his sound today. Ashton Martin has made many impacts in the music industry while garnering critical acclaim from outlets such as ABC News, Fox News, Voyage Magazine, and Hip Hop Xclusives.

Born and raised in Marianna, Florida, a small town in the panhandle—Martin’s musical influences were artists like Ace Hood, T-Pain, and Andre 3000 to name a few. Following the lead of such impeccable icons, the young lyricist moved to Atlanta with the goal of impacting the world with his talents. Shortly after the release of one of the artist’s most notable albums, “Solid” in 2019, Martin set off on a summer tour hitting the stages in 5 countries, including the largest international festival, Midem.

Taking the Independent scene by storm, the multi-award nominated artist has collaborated on songs with bigger industry names such as Gank Gaank and Translee and has opened up for artists including Atlanta’s own Money Man. Not only does Martin rock stages and mics, but he has a passion for giving back to the community. In partnership with a nonprofit organization, Arts Service Initiatives of Western New York, Martin hosts community events and has acquired notable financial sponsors such as Sonny’s BBQ and Planet Fitness.

Since launching his own music group, Ashton Martin Entertainment, Martin has accomplished many of his career goals. He has released over 7 projects that has over 31,000 views on YouTube, and Martin makes it evident he has no plans of slowing down. Reach out to Ashton via his website  www.ashtonmartin.info   instagram.com/itsashtonmartin  Facebook.com/itsashtonmartin  twitter.com/itsashtonmartin