High Energy, unique style and flawless vocals, C Major is praised as a ‘one of a kind’ artist, whether referring to his premium production or his diverse musical style.
- Sydney Morning Herald
Carlos Velazquez (C Major) was born in Concord, Sydney Australia on the 22nd of March 1985. He pursued his fathers’ musical influence for a career and lifestyle. He First started performing at school assemblies and events from the tender age of 6. He began learning piano through the AMEB (Australian Music Examinations Board) at the age of 9 and after 5th grade in piano, his interests developed to further his knowledge in other instruments such as Guitar, Bass, Drums and Percussion. He followed his dream of having a successful career in music to become one of the feature solo artists in the annual ‘Schools Spectacular’ held at the entertainment centre and televised on ABC
Carlos began composing and producing music at the age of 14 and won an award at the ‘kool skools’ song writing competition for best RnB, Pop song.
In 2004, Carlos appeared on Australia’s most popular reality tv show ‘Australian Idol 2’ on channel 10, where he was a finalist in the Top 30 and was asked back to the ‘Wildcard’ episode and also to be a part of the Grand Finalè at the Sydney Opera House as a solo performer. After this, Carlos performed at most Nightclub venues all over Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. He appeared on channel 10 and channel 9 as a vocalist of the annual ‘Carols By Candlelight’ in Melbourne.
Carlos has also performed in theatre for the Latin based stage show, ‘Cuban Nights’ as a Narrator /Singer/ Dancer, which toured Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and also featured many times on channel 9’s Kerri Anne Kennelly show.
Since then, His success and progression as a defined solo performer evolved to the artist name “C Major” Putting him on another level as an all round performer/product.
As a producer, He has a Produced with and for many talented Artists and producers such as: INTERNATIONAL - T-Pain, B.O.B, Mars, Playboy Tre, Wanya Morris, Chauncy Black, David Rolas. LOCAL - Michael Darcy, BNA, B-syde and Israel. (All producers who have worked with Delta Goodrem, Bardot, Scandalous, Selwyn, Ricki-lee, Jess Malbouy and many more).
He is Co-running a RECORD LABEL called SUITE 110, which has many Artists, producers and other products available for corporate services.
National and International
Major Venues/ Festivals/ Tours
Asian Tour (China, Macau, Hong Kong) 2007/2008
Australian/National Tours 2001-2008
Byron Bay Blues and Roots Festival 2008/2009
Jambalaya Festival New Zealand 2006 / 2008
Sydney Festival 2000-2008
Home-bake 2004 /2007
New Caledonia Tour 2007
Sydney Opera House 2008
Woodford Festival 2008
Belingen Global Carnival 2002
National Festival 2004-2006
The Basement Sydney 2000-2008
Vanuatu Tour 2003
J.W Marriott, Mumbai, India 2002
~C MAJOR IS DETERMINED TO MAKE HIS MARK IN MUSIC HISTORY!~