Jace Martin “FREE TO FLY” hits #1 on NCI FM Top 40 Countdown!!
Jace Martin has just hit #1 on The National Aboriginal Music Countdown in NCI FM Top 40 which airs to over 70 stations across Canada. The Song was written by Jace Martin & Produced by The Darren Ross Agency, Troy Martin & Justin Abedin. The Song was recorded, mixed & mastered at Iguana Studios by Tal Vaisman with Special Thanks to Vic Branco!
Check out the chart here:
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Jace Martin was raised on Six Nations, Ontario and began singing professionally at the age of 13 at area music venues, festivals and on stage in Toronto, Ontario under mentorship from Canada’s Queen of Jazz and Grammy Nominee Salome Bey in a theatre production called, “Rainboworld” that launched the career of R&B Superstar Deborah Cox and many more including Jace Martin.
Martin, joined his brother band “The Wolfpack” singing for packed crowds all around southern ontario singing covers of the greats including Stevie Ray Vaughn, Stevie Wonder and Ritchie Valens and eventually won a Canada wide Talent show on APTN called “On Stage” out of 100’s of Artists & is the Grandson of Lacrosse Legend Ross Powless.
While with The Wolfpack, Jace Martin won 3 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards for “Best Blues Album” 2003, 2005 & “Best Group” 2004 while garnering the #13 “Best Blues Album” Release in 2005 according to The Toronto Blues Society, right behind BB King and ahead of Downchild Blues Band.
In 2008 Jace released his Self-Titled Debut Solo album recorded at Grant Ave Studios in Hamilton, Ontario former studio to U2 Super Producer Daniel Lanois and had his first single “What I Need” climb to #3 on The National Aboriginal Top 40 Countdown.
The album racked up 14 nominations at the CAMA, APCMA’s, Hamilton Music Awards, NAMMY’s for various categories including “Best Male Artist” “R&B Recording of The Year” and then took home the “Best Blues Album” at the NAI Image Awards in New Mexico.
In 2009 Jace met Nashville Country Star Crystal Shawanda & released a successful EP “Falling Stars” then ventured out on his own for his current album due out in 2015 called “Free to Fly”
His newest single “Free to Fly” hit #1 on The NCI FM Top 40 Countdown & has songs licensed for use on the Hit TV Show Mohawk Girls. His new teaser Video is on iTunes.