29 November 2019
AMARU lands a role in a nationwide TV commercial for a big TV network.
More details to follow soon.

23 November 2019

AMARU lands a new acting gig and he will be playing a school principal in the new music video
by a female rap artist Bastet Black featuring Rae Skrilla. 
A link of some of the footage is available here.

09 November 2019
AMARU attends the premiere of his first international feature film "Das Dritte Auge"
("The Third Eye") in the city of Koblenz, Germany. He plays the role of "John Michaels", 
an internationally sought after cyber criminal. The film was screened to a sold out crowd.  
More info about the film is available via this link.

12 September 2019

AMARU's brand new music video for his single "Joystick" has received rave reviews
and the video 
is crowned "VIDEO OF THE WEEK" on the independent music platform Jamsphere Magazine.
Please follow this link to read the review.

More promo reviews available via these links:

"AMARU undoubtedly raises the stakes on the stunning “JOYSTICK
Video Music Stars LINK

JOYSTICK” lets his craft do the talking"
Independent Music News 24 LINK

06 September 2019
AMARU's new single / video "Joystick" gets an 8.6 out of 10.0 score from the highly respected
"
The Faulkner Review" in the UK! Follow this link to read the review.

31 August 2019

AMARU's releases his brand new music video for his single "Joystick", which is  available digitally,
among which at these outlets:

iTunes/Apple Music
Amazon Music
CD Baby
Spotify

Check the "Video" tab for a link to the "Joystick" music video.

28 July 2019

AMARU's releases his brand new 2-track single "Joystick", featuring the "Radio Mix" of the track
as well as a remix. "Joystick" is available digitally, among which at these outlets:
iTunes/Apple Music
Amazon Music
CD Baby
Spotify

06 July 2019
AMARU shoots his scenes for his FIRST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM "Das Dritte Auge" (The Third Eye).
Check out the official movie website via this link for cast and plot (in German) and check out some set pics
on AMARU's official Facebook page
via this link.

28 June 2019

Check out a couple of reviews of AMARU's new reggae single"That's The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)"
by the following publications (click on the links):

"AMARU: “That’s The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)” - "This year’s summer anthem!" -  Jamsphere Magazine
AMARU: “That’s The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)” - "a brand new tropical flavored video!" -  Review Indie 
AMARU: “That’s The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)” needs to be on your playlist!" - Video Music Stars
AMARU: “That’s The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)” - "here’s no resisting the bittersweet tug of this tune" -  Independent MusicNews 24
AMARU: “That’s The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)” - "a message however of strength, inspiration and upliftment" - Soundlooks
AMARU: “That’s The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)” - "ready to ignite our desires and fuel our libido!"  Brandooze

26 June 2019

Great news: iHeart Radio has picked up AMARU's new single"That's The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)". 
Click on
this link to go to the page on their website!


12 June 2019
AMARU premieres his brand new music video for his single "That's The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)".
The video was shot in Fortaleza, Brazil and breathes a very tropical vibe. The song is dedicated to "the underdog",
with a special nod to the LGBTQIA community. Follow
this link to watch the video.

02 June 2019
The Official Dutch Music Charts (De Nederlandse Top 40) have also picked up AMARU's new single
"
That's The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)" and they've also added it to their "New Releases"playlist on Spotify!
Follow
this link and scroll down to WEEK 22 to spot AMARU's mention!

02 June 2019
Free Radio Rotterdam is the FIRST radio station to pick up AMARU's brand new reggae single
"
That's The Way I Like It (Radio Mix)". The single is their official SKYDIVER OF THE WEEK!
Check out the Facebook post via this link.

27 May 2019


AMARU releases his 8th. single to date, the radio mix of the the reggae jam"That's The Way I Like It".
The single is available on various outlets of digital music, some of which are listed here:


iTunes / Apple Music
Amazon Music
CD Baby
Spotify


25 May 2019
Happy Birthday, "Champagne Attitude"! AMARU's debut album turns ONE YEAR old today!
Check out the promo flyer on his Official Twitter page and on his other social feeds.
Follow
this link.

28 April 2019
AMARU's dance single "Low On The Dough" was re-released today on Dutch radio station Jamm FM.
Follow
this link for part of the broadcast.

29 March 2019
Check out an impression of AMARU's appearance on the 2-hour radio show "Freaky Friday" on Jamm FM,
where he promoted his new single and his album. Watch the video
here.

1 1  February 2019
Check out a nice review for AMARU's new single "Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)".
Follow
this link to read the full review.


21 January 2019
Check out these great reviews of AMARU's new single "Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)":

"Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)" flaunts his raw appeal! - Jamsphere Magazine

"Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)" - Impenetrable flow and grandiose production - Independent Music News 24 
"Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)" - A super intense rap! - Video Music Stars
"Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)" - A flagrant distaste for infidelity - Review Indie
"Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)" is totally on fire! - Soundlooks
"Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)" - Wisdom in the grit - Brandooze

07 January 2019
To promote his new single “Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)", AMARU did a quick little interview with the UK based

online magazine “Essentially Pop”. Follow this link to read the article.
 

06 January 2019
AMARU's new single "Champagne Attitude (Rap-Titude Mix)" received critical acclaim from the UK based
online magazine “Essentially Pop”. Follow
this link to read the article.

03 January 2019

Happy new year to you all! And speaking of new things, check out AMARU's brand new music video for his 
new single "
Champagne Attitude (Rap-titude Mix)", which was released today.
Follow this link to watch the video.


21 December 2018
AMARU releases his brand new single "CHAMPAGNE ATTITUDE (RAP-TITUDE MIX)" today!
The
rap remix of the title track of his debut album is a completely new version with different lyrics and different beat!

For purchasing links please click on the "MUSIC" tab.
For the press release follow
this link or  this link.


01 December 2018
Mark your calendars: AMARU's new single will be released on December 21st.
The rap remix of "Champagne Attitude" is underway!
You may check out a teaser of the track via this link.

26 September 2018
BREAKING NEWS!
AMARU's debut album "
CHAMPAGNE ATTITUDE" wins TWICE at the GLOBAL MUSIC AWARDS in Los Angeles, California (USA).
 The album wins 
GOLD in the "Emerging Artist" and "Album" category. 
For the official announcement, please visit this link.

10 September 2018
Check out this awesome review of AMARU's debut album "Champagne Attitude" by
Stereo Stickman Magazine in the UK! Follow this link to read the review.

18 August 2018
Stepkid Magazine in Phoenix, Arizona (USA) has written a nice little review about AMARU's latest single "Low On The Dough".
Follow this link to read the review.

17 August 2018
AMARU's new single "Low On The Dough" gets 8.9 out of 10.0 from the award winning magazine Exposed Vocals in New York!
Check out the review AND the promo interview here!

13 August 2018
AMARU releases his brand new music video for his single "Low On The Dough"!
Check out the video here.

28 July 2018
Check out a very lengthy and in depth interview AMARU had with Sleeping Bag Studios in Canada!
Click
here to read the interview.

21 July 2018
"CHAMPAGNE ATTITUDE LEAVES NO MUSICAL STONE UNTURNED" - Rave reviews of AMARU's debut album "Champagne Attitude"
by
Independent Music News 24. Follow this link to read the review.

21 July 2018
"CHAMPAGNE ATTITUDE” – BEATS AND LYRICS THAT WILL ELEVATE YOU!" says "Video Music Stars".
Click on this link to read this great album review.

21 July 2018
"CHAMPAGNE ATTITUDE IS A MAJESTIC ALBUM" writes the largest indie publication "Jamsphere Magazine".
Click on this link to read this stupendous album review.

14 July 2018

AMARU's brand new dance single "Low On The Dough (Radio Mix)" made its RADIO DEBUT on Net Radio in FRANCE!
Follow
this link to the promo tweet on their official Twitter page! Merci beaucoup & Vive Le France!

14 July 2018
Check out a lengthy interview AMARU did with music blog Artist Indie Go in Baltimore, MD (USA).
Follow
this link to read the interview.

04 July 2018
The international radio promo campaign for AMARU's brand new DANCE single "Low On The Dough (Radio Mix)"
started
today! Exciting times, let's see which radio station in which country picks up this new dance smash!
Buy the single on iTunes via this link.

25 June 2018
To promote his new album "Champagne Attitude", AMARU sat down with Indie Band Guru in New York (USA)
to do a very nice interview. Follow this link to read it!

25 June 2018
Check out this wonderful review of AMARU's debut album  "Champagne Attitude" by the very popular artist development platform
Artist Reach in
New York (USA). Follow this link to read the review.

22 June 2018
Check out the official press release for AMARU's new dance single "Low On The Dough (Radio Mix)" here or here.
A link to a sample of the track is available at the top (of the first link of) the press release.


18 June 2018
Exposed Vocals is a renowned music publication and promotional platform for (indie) musicians from New York (USA).
They have just
reviewed "Champagne Attitude". Follow this link to read the review.

11 June 2018
AMARU's brand new dance single "Low On The Dough (Radio Mix)" has entered the www.digipluggen.nl charts at number 24 this week!!!
This chart is based on the amount of times radio stations download fresh new music to be included in their radio programs.
The higher you end up, the greater the chance of your song getting played on the radio!!

Click here for a screen capture of the webpage.

10 June 2018
For the official press release of "Champagne Attitude" follow one of these links:
Link 1:  Mi2N (New York, USA)
Link 2: Top 40 Charts (New York, USA)
Link 3: New Music Weekly (Los Angeles, USA)


06 June 2018
AMARU's brand new DANCE single "Low On The Dough (Radio Mix)" was just released on digital download. Please check the "Music" tab for purchase info. "Low On The Dough" is all about toxic relationships, materialism, adultery AND empty wallets, turning misfortune into a dance track perfect for any dance floor, with a clear underlying message of love, of course! Watch a short promo to commemorate the release of this single here. Lyrics are posted in the description below the video.

29 May 2018
Happy birthday AMARU!
A new album, a birthday and a new documentary in which AMARU chronicles the making of his album "Champagne Attitude". Watch the documentary here.

25 May 2018
Ths big day is here: AMARU's debut album "CHAMPAGNE ATTITUDE" was just released! The album is available on CD in two different editions,
the
regular commercial edition and the special collector's edition. The album is also available on digital download on CD Baby,
iTunes, Google Play and Amazon. A small promo clip to commemorate the release can be viewed
here.
More info on
www.amaru-music.com.

06 April 2018
YES! AMARU's album is finised! All the tracks are now mixed and mastered... all the hard work has paid off!
Watch the latest episode of his "Studio Time" via
this link.

16 December 2017
As you all may well know by now, AMARU is also a trained actor and he was just cast in his FIRST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM!
Shooting will commence in the summer of 2019. More details to follow soon.


16 December 2017
AMARU goes RAP... again! But you can be rest assured Snoop Dogg, Jay-Z and all of you! AMARU is not here to claim anybody's crown or throne! But watch him do his thing on a song we call "The Naughty Song" for the time being... Watch the video here.

20 October 2017
The work continues... AMARU is hard at work in the studio working on the song "Messiah", which will be on his forthcoming album.
For an impression of the man at work, watch
this video.

12 August 2017
AMARU releases  his new single "Midnight Groove", a sultry, jazzy instrumental ballad "for the lover in you".
The single is available on
CD BabyiTunes, Amazon and on Google Play.

11 August 2017
AMARU sings the blues... check out this impression of AMARU's Blues track "I Got The Blues", inspired by
legends
B.B. King and Prince. Watch the video here.


20 June 2017
Check out an interview AMARU did with renowned music magazine "Exposed Vocals" in New York (USA) in which he talks
about his forthcoming album, among other things.
Follow this link to read the publication.

08 May 2017
I bet you didn't know that AMARU is also a published photographer, in addition to being a singer-songwriter, a trained actor and
owning his own record label! Hop on down to his
Official Flickr Page to see some of his photographic art.

06 May 2017
AMARU visits the city of Boppard (Germany) to attend the star studded premiere of the German film "Kalteneck", directed by famed director Bernd Schneider and starring famous German actors such as Andrea Wolf, Hartmut Volle, Catrin Nickenig, Harriette Weels and
Alexander Mäuer, to name a few.  Make sure to follow AMARU on
Instagram and Facebook for some candid shots of the evening.

28 April 2017
AMARU is still working hard on his album and as he would put it: "the progress is real!" Keep an eye on
his
Official Youtube Channel for updates on his album project or simply follow him on Instagram or Facebook
for candid photos and/or impromptu videos!


08 March 2017
AMARU's "Independence Day" is up for a nomination at the IPMA Azores Airlines People's Choice Awards
in Massachusetts (USA). CAST YOUR VOTE FOR AMARU via
this link.

24 February 2017
AMARU graces the cover of music magazine "TUNEDLOUD MAGAZINE", an independent publication!
This is AMARU's first magazine cover and to get the inside scoop on his cover story, please
follow this link.
The magazine is available in PRINT and in PDF.


10 February 2017
AMARU is very busy recording his forthcoming album and things are going very well!
Follow this link to have a look at a production clip of the song "Never", a song written in memory of
AMARU's maternal grandmother, who has helped to raise him until her passing in 1981.


01 January 2017
Happy New Year to you all! May this year be the best one ever for ALL of us... Speaking of a happy new year,
please click on
this link to watch AMARU's newly released TV commercial for supermarket chain "Jumbo".

15 December 2016
Check out an impression of another Amaru recording session as he started working on
a very personal song called "
Never", which was written in honor of his maternal grandmother
who has helped to raise him. She was also the first one to instill in him the gift of music!


13 December 2016
Amaru returns to the studio to continue working on his forthcoming album.
Follow this link to see him working on his song "Tell Me", a track about social issues.

11 December 2016
AMARU shoots a new TV commercial for a large supermarket chain in which he plays a small part.

02 December 2016
Amaru's "Independence Day" music video WINS the Bronze Medal at the Global Music Awards!
Follow this link for more information.

02 December 2016
"That's The Way I Like It" is now mastered and the production of "Tell Me" has started.
Follow this link for an impression.

19 November 2016
Check out some AMARU merch on Spreadshirt.com and "spread" the AMARU love ;)
Follow this link!

08 November 2016
AMARU has launched the new website for his independent record label AMARU MUSIC!
Click on
this link to check it out!

23 September 2016
AMARU goes REGGAE! Come join Amaru at the studio as he started to work on "That's The Way I Like It",
a tribute to Bob Marley and his native Jamaica!
Watch the video here

17 September 2016
"Independence Day" is reviewed again and receives a perfect 10 from "Artist Reach Official" in New York (USA).
Check out
this link to read the review!

15 September 2016
Amaru's "Independence Day" gets a 5-Star review by independent music magazine "Tuned Loud Magazine".
This is Amaru's first ever music review for a magazine. Click on
this link to read the review!

7 September 2016
Amaru's "Independence Day" makes its radio debut tomorrow, the 8th. of September 2016 on the "Ochtendshow" on Dutch radio station "BO".
Have a listen via this link "
BO - De Omroep Van de Bollenstreek".

07 September 2016
Look for Amaru's interview with "I Move I Live Online Music Magazine" via this link.

06 September 2016
Check out Amaru's second interview with AXS TV in Los Angeles, California (USA) via this link.

24 August 2016
Check out Amaru's interview with "Exposed Vocals", a well known indie music blog based in New York (U.S.A.)
Follow
this link to read the publication.

24 August 2016
The promotional campaign for Amaru's new single "Independence Day" is in full swing! The press release was published on 7 different music outlets and was tweeted, re-tweeted and shared on Facebook and Twitter. Check out these links on
1.
Jamshpere Magazine
2. Video Music Stars
3. Review Indie
4. Independent Music News 24
5. Tunedloud
6. Brandooze
7. Soundlooks

16 August 2016
Amaru releases his 4th. single 'Independence Day', his most personal work to date! The press release for 'Independence Day'
can be accessed via
this link, this link or this link.

07 June 2016
Amaru continues to work on his fortcoming album and today he's working on a Spanish track he wrote back in 2003!
The title of this new gem is "
Pa' Mi Gente" ("For My People") and it's a tribute to Amaru's South American family and Latin people everywhere! Get a sneak peek of this salsa jam here.

26 May 2016
Amaru has almost finished producing and recording his new track "Independende Day", an up-tempo jam
with a heavy bass line and some killer vocals!


15 January 2016
Follow this link to read a nice and lengthy interview Amaru did with
1In Music Magazine based in Manchester, UK

20 December 2015
Follow this link to check out Amaru's interview with Brett David Stewart of the independent online publication
"Tilting Windmill Studios" in Chicago, Illinois (USA).


15 December 2015
Make sure to follow this link to read Amaru's interview with AXS TV in Los Angeles, California (USA)

14 December 2015
Check out a very nice interview Amaru did with Jamsphere Magazine, an Italian publication for independent artists.
Follow
this link to read the interview.

11 December 2015
Popular New York (USA) based music blogger and reviewer Mark Weber has posted an article about
Amaru's new single "
The One" on his blog. Click here to read the article.

10 December 2015
Amaru's single "I'm The One You Need" made its AUSTRALIAN RADIO DEBUT today! Bless his heart, but the DJ couldn't pronounce my name right :)
Click on this video to hear snippets of the actual broadcast!

06 December 2015
Video On Demand channel RMTV in New York (USA) has added Amaru's video "The One" to their video playlist ;)
Follow this link to watch the video on their website.

04 December 2015
Check out Amaru's interview with Exposed Vocals, an award winning music promotion platform based
in New York (USA). Follow
this link to read the publication.

03 December 2015
Amaru's new single "The One" was featured on the Japanese blog site Ameba.
This is the link to that article (in Japanese).

03 December 2015
AMARU goes JAPAN! Amaru's FIRST JAPANESE INTERVIEW for the Japanese online magazine FAB-ON is now online
via
this link. A translation in English of the interview can be read here.

28 November 2015
Amaru's brand new video for his new single "The One" was just released!
You can watch the video on
Amaru's official Vimeo Page or click here.

25 November 2015
The press release for Amaru's new single "The One" was published on a number of newswire websites and blogs.
The press release can be accessed via
this link or via this one.

25 November 2015
Amaru releases his brand new single "The One". The single is available on digital download and streaming platforms, such as iTunes, CD Baby, Amazon and Spotify, to name a few. There are two mixes of the song available, the "Radio Mix" and the "Sunset Mix". Get yours now!

03 September 2015
WSSR Radio in Chicago (USA) shines their spotlight on Amaru and his single "I'm The One You Need".
Click on
this link to read the article.

14 August 2015
Amaru is back in the studio, this time to work on his new single "The One",
a mid-tempo "perfect-for-an-end-of-the-summer-sunset" kind of song.
To get a glimpse of Amaru at work, click on
this link.

07 August 2015
Amaru is back by popular demand at "Café De Noot" for a full 1-hour show!
Check out
this link for the newspaper article.

03 August 2015
Leading up to his show at Café "De Noot" in the city of Dordrecht, The Netherlands,
Amaru was interviewed by SamballTV. Watch the video
here and click on CC for English subtitles.

03 July 2015
Amaru is doing a FREE set at "Café De Noot" in the city of Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

29 May 2015
On his birthday, Amaru performs his single "I'm The One You Need" at Club Oltreconfine in Genoa, ITALY!
His first international gig as a singer-songwriter. Check out the fan shot video
here.

22 May 2015
"I'm The One You Need" finally makes its national radio debut today on Radio Enkhuizen

25 april 2015
Amaru performs a live set at Café Marlene in Rotterdam (The Netherlands) - Private venue, by invitation only.
Watch a short clip of the show
here.

17 February 2015
Digital and physical radio plugging of the new single

24 January 2015
Amaru releases his new single "I'm The One You Need"

16, 17, 18 January 2015
Amaru shoots the music video for his new single "I'm The One You Need"

01 January 2015
AMARU MUSIC and AMARU PRODUCTIONS are established and registered with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce.
Please visit the new AMARU MUSIC website at
this link now!

01 June 2014
Amaru's customs ad campaign was released and published. Amaru can be seen all over the airport
in billboards and other publications, such as "Flying Dutchman", the inflight magazine of KLM.
Please click on
this link and scroll to page 10 to see one of the photos used in this ad campaign.