Martin Alexander Aiono was born on February 16, 1996 in Phoenix, Arizona, US and is a Samoan-American pop/R&B singer and music producer who can play multiple instruments. He was taking drum and piano lesions in first grade, played the ukulele at 9 years old and at 13 wrote his first song called “Always Yours.” At age 14 he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his musical career. Alex is best known for his YouTube videos that have had over 651 million views and around 5.3 million followers on social media. He was fortunate to be introduced to John Legend and got to write two songs with him in 2013. His love for production eventually brought him to “One Dance” that is his latest experiment with creating live mashups.