From Cebu City to the Rose City.
Proud M.A.R.Y. is the musical reincarnate of Melody Ortiz. Born in the Phillipines and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Proud M.A.R.Y. grew up with the influences of Tina Turner, Sarah Vaughan, Queen, Journey to Adele. Proud M.A.R.Y.'s acceptance of her masculine Alto/Tenor voice is showcased in her original songs and is no longer behind the velvet rope.