Portrait of Kayo Bracey & Marilena Cantapano, winner of InterContinental Music Awards 2022, posing for their award

Marilena Catapano

InterContinental Music Awards Winner

2022 – Best of Middle East | Hip-Hop

Born to young emigrants in 1982, the author developed a love for music at an early age and started playing an old keyboard gifted by parents. The author’s passion for music led to collaborations with other musicians, participation in music competitions, and performances on various shows. The author lives a simple life by writing and singing and finds the greatest luxury in being able to live on music. Despite facing challenges and rejection, the author continues to pursue their love for music.