Maricarmen Lopez has one hand on the pulse of pop culture and the other on contributing to the growth of the Hip Hop community. The Cuban-American Television Executive and Artist Manager has several production credits most notably on VH1’s most watched docu-franchise “Love & Hip Hop”, while also being 1/3 of Slick Rick’s management team, the most successful British rapper in history. In her role as co-executive producer she has contributed to the growth of the franchise that to date is the highest rated show on VH1 and on its 9th season still ranks as the #1 show among women 18-49 and #1 non-sports cable show among adults 18-49.
In this episode, we meet Mari at a Cuban restaurant in the heart of Miami. She was there to support her mother at an event she was hosting and performing at. In this candid conversation, she shares how her mother’s grit and courage have shaped her into who she is today. These very traits have lead her into an incredible career in Music and Television and have allowed her to work alongside incredible professionals in the business. Her story is inspiring and her perseverance is admirable. We hope you enjoy this fun episode and leave us your comments, we always love to hear from you!
If you want to reach out to Mari and keep up with her you can follow her on Instagram @iammclopez.
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