Marcus Barone started his music career in New York in the 1980’s as a successful recording industry studio musician/arranger (keyboards and synthesizer programming), playing on a variety of hit records. He worked as A&R as well as a producer at Silverblue / CBS now Sony Records. He wrote several theme songs for Paramount Television after moving to California in 1985.
In 1985, Marcus released his sole single under the Barone moniker, an electro hip-hop track which included Shep Pettibone remixes on the US 12″ single while the UK 12″ added a remix by Primitivo & Buzo.
Today Marcus operates Film Music Group /First International Pictures, a Motion Picture Music Supervision, Investment, Soundtrack, and Production Company in Los Angeles.
Shake It Up (‘Til Ya Drop) (Primitivo & Buzo Remix) 6:10
Shake It Up (‘Til Ya Drop) (Shep Pettibone Mix) 6:20