We were like, 'Man, it'd be cool to make a record like this and kind of show a little more elegant, sophisticated side of country musicMalo makes 'sophisticated' country album Jul 17, 2007
It's a different game, a different mentality, a different approachEx-Mavericks singer covers up on new album Jul 25, 2006
Raúl Francisco Martínez-Malo Jr. (born 7 August 1965, Miami, Florida), known professionally as Raúl Malo, is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist and record producer. He was the lead singer of country music band The Mavericks, having co-written many of their singles, as well as Rick Trevino's 2003 single "In My Dreams". Since the disbanding of the Mavericks in the early 2000s, Malo has pursued a solo career.
Malo was born in Miami, Florida to middle-class Cuban parents.