Brazilian rapper who increased to fame beneath the professional alias Marcelo D2. As Marcelo D2 he’s well known for his sophomore record Looking for an ideal Beat that was released in 2003. He was the business lead vocalist from the music group Globe Hemp from 1993 to 2001. Many of his music were featured over the soundtrack from the 2006 horror film Turistas. He’s originally from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He collaborated with Dark Eyed Peas founder will.we.am on his record Looking for an ideal Beat.