Canadian-born in Mississauga, Ontario on March 23, 1993. Raised in Windsor, Ontario. Toronto living, Ray 'Mansuki' Ligaya is a singer, songwriter, producer, talent agent, and entrepreneur. He grew in popularity on the short-lived social media app, 'Vine' with over 1.5 million followers. To date, Ligaya has generated over 1 billion views across social media. As Director of Talent at Viral Nation, he connects top-tier social media influencers with the biggest brands in the marketing industry generating millions in revenue throughout the years of being with the agency. He has been featured in major publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair, ET Canada, The Globe and Mail, CTV, Business Insider and Funny or Die. Ligaya’s talents, networks, and following helped launch his music endeavor, Mansuki.
Ligaya aims to captivate his audience both visually and sonically through his records sparking the passion project of Mansuki Recordings. The company was established by Ray Ligaya and Marco Cian, both avid music enthusiasts. Mansuki Recordings is an independent recording label providing music artists, producers, and engineers a network connecting to the biggest movie and television publishers in the world. From music promotions to mixing & mastering, Mansuki Recordings is willing to go above and beyond for the love of music.
Marco is a producer, educator, musician and holds degrees in Music and Education. Aside from his work with Mansuki, he is heavily involved in the music publishing scene. He has worked with and created music for networks such as Animal Planet, Bravo, BET, Big Ten Network, CNN, HGTV, Lifetime, MTV, MTV2, NBC, NBC Sports, OWN, Oxygen, TBS, Tennis Channel, Travel Channel, E!, TV1, USA and VH1. As for film companies; Look to the Sky Films, Unified Pictures, and RJ Entertainment. Most notably, he has produced music for the 2016 Summer Rio Olympics, 2018 Winter Pyeongchang Olympics, the NFL broadcast, the NCAA March Madness broadcast and the film Ride starring Bella Thorne. Marco is an associate member of the Grammy Academy and President of Mansuki Recordings.