San Francisco Bay Area native Mario Jose is a seasoned singer/songwriter, session vocalist and true entertainer. Mario attended Berklee College of Music and was a part of the award-winning group Pitch Slapped. In his post-graduate life, Mario has been featured on several TV shows including NBC's The Sing-Off, ABC's Duets, and most recently on American Idol, where he was one of the Top 40 male vocalists on season 12. Mario has had the privilege to share the stage with music icons including John Legend, Pentatonix, Prince, Justin Bieber, Michael McDonald, Philip Bailey (of Earth, Wind & Fire), John Elefante (of Kansas), Jim Peterick (of Survivor), Bill Champlin (of Chicago), Paula Cole, Lalah Hathaway, Meghan Trainor and many more! Mario recently released an EP titled "Heart of Gold" and has been touring with Postmodern Jukebox.