It’s been an Incredible Year for the Markey Blue Ric Latina Project, Receiving Several Honors Including A Spot in the National Blues Museum exhibit “Women of the Blues: a Coast-to -Coast Collection,” a TV  show in the works and several songs picked up for TV placement and adding international dates to their touring schedule.

The Nashville based duo of Ric Latina, Markey, and their touring band have a combined performing/touring history that reads like a “who’s who” in the entertainment industry.

*2019 Independent Blues Awards nominees  Best Independent Blues New Artist CD and Best R&B Soul Song- When I Close My Eyes”   

*2019 Amazon Prime TV series Bosch picked up “Worries”  

*2019 ABC TV series Grey’s Anatomy picked up “Cash is always King”  

*2019 Pick up for United Airlines In-flight Radio

*2018 #8 Position Debut on BILLBOARD BLUES CHART

*Raised In Muddy Water one of the Top 15 Indie Blues Albums in 2018 by Making A Scene

*2018 Blues Blast Awards Soul Blues Album Nominee

*2018 Signed to Ellersoul Records

*Living Blues Magazine named Raised In Muddy Water” one or the years Best

*A Spot in the National Blues Museum exhibit

“Women of the Blues: a Coast-to -Coast Collection,”

*Four Nominations 2017 independent Blues Awards

* Best Indie Contemporary Blues CD -The Blues Are Knockin”

* Best Indie Blues Female

* Best Indie R&B Soul Song- “Me Missing You”

* Best Song For The Common Good- “Nobodies Fool”

* Amazon Prime TV series Bosch picked up “Cash Is Always King”

*FOX TV Sci -Fi Thriller Wayward Pines picked up “Worries”

*Named a Top Ten Act to Catch Live in 2017 by Making a Scene

*Reflections in Blue named “the Blues are Knockin” one of the Top Ten Blues Albums of 2016

*2016 Blues Blast Awards- Sean Costello Rising Star Award Nominee

* Pandora creates the Markey Blue Radio Channel

*Four Nominations for 2016 Independent Blues Awards

*Best independent Blues Female

*Best New Artist

*Best R&B/Soul Song-“I Cant let You Go”

*Best R&B /Soul Song- “Feeling Blue”

*Eight songs picked up for TV placement

*”Baby I’m Crying” Picked up by independent Film “Turbulence and Love”

*Best Self Produced Album for 2016 – Atlanta Blues Society

*The NIMA Awards Best Blues Artist and Best Live performance

*Winner Atlanta Blues Challenge 2016

*2016 Semi- Finalist International Blues Challenge

*2015 Blues Blast Awards – Best Debut Artist Nominee

*Named One of the Top Ten Blues Artists To Watch in 2015

*2015 Best Self -Produced album Nashville Blues Society

*Markey Named One of the Top Ten Blues Women To Soar in 2015 Atlanta Examiner