Meet MB Salone: A young producer transcending time utilising marketing

MB Salone now uses his social media marketing and growth skills to serve many small businesses and artists.

Published: Jul 15, 2020 01:07:01 PM IST
Updated: Jul 15, 2020 07:17:25 PM IST

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Mohamed Barrie- MB Salone:

Mohamed Barrie, commonly known as MB Salone, is an international music producer and social media marketing manager based in Florida. He was born in Freetown, Sierra Leone from the Fulani tribe during the war over blood diamonds that escalated into chaos in the early '90s, causing him to move to the U.S. at age 6.

Crossing all the hurdles to reach the top:

He then had to overcome similar obstacles that most young immigrants face such as language barriers and cultural differences. MB first discovered his love for music-making at around age 14, toying with trial versions of early music programs such as FL Studio.

Growing as Social Media marketing expert:

Fast forward to the present, with respectable 80k fans, MB Salone now uses his social media marketing and growth skills to serve many small businesses and artists. Knowing the importance of good content marketing in social media marketing, he presents things beautifully for artists and companies.

Features in top outlets:

His work has featured in mainstream outlets such as MTV & Lifetime with reality star Lil Key's single "Shorty Right There" which he co-produced with Mr Wilson, premiering on MTV's "My Super Sweet 16" and Jermaine Dupri's "The Rap Game". Following that, MB moved to Los Angeles, CA where he met many upcoming artists such as CityOfAngelo and produced a collaboration with him and Zay Hilfigerrr titled "The World". 

Photography at Olympic:

MB was also the lead photographer for Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas and her hair collection with RPG Hair which was seen by tens of millions of people through a worldwide campaign during his time in California.

His future projects will include an untitled single with a soulful singer out of New York named Macaiah, formerly known as Michelangelo Divine. MB plans on using this collaboration to catapult Macaiah's career to an international presence. 

Collaborating with top social media marketing experts:

He will also be partnering with some of the world's top social media marketing specialists to bring together a plan to make it all happen independently.

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