Based: Cape Town

Mario Ogle is a South African urban pop artist best known for his SAMA-nominated debut album Can’t Stop Loving You, which was certified gold for sales in excess of 20,000 copies.

His second album, Superman, had a “Special Edition” in stores, with a bonus DVD and fold-out poster. The albums produced several radio hits including Can’t Stop Loving You, Superman, All I Do, Music, Techno Fancy and others.

A prolific songwriter, Mario wrote or co-wrote most of the tracks on both albums, and has started writing and co-producing hits for other artists, including DJ Giggs Superstar and Chad Saaiman.

Mario performs at festivals, concerts, corporate events, fundraisers and private functions. He is from Pietermaritzburg.

He was one of the celebrity cast members on the fifth season of the SABC1 reality competition Tropika Island of Treasure, in 2013.