Born in Manila, Philippines, and garnering influences from the busy, neighborhood streets of New Jersey blended with the casual energy of California living, Mahal Ramos is an articulate poet and writer who delivers a refreshing rhythm and energy that gives a renaissance experience to poetry performance and the art of the spoken word.
In 2009, she had the privilege to share two original poetry pieces at an artist’s showcase in Garden Grove, CA for Women for Women International, a non-profit organization that assists women in war-torn regions to establish their own businesses and in turn, rehabilitate and develop their own community.
In 2011, Mahal recorded her spoken word for a track titled, “Home,” with Law on his hip-hop album, The Outbreak, hosted by DJ Dub, a mixtape, featuring artists such as, Akil Thej5mc, Menzone. Listen and get the album here.
Mahal lives in Los Angeles with her daughter, Mylia.In 2013, she reunited with In the Flow Studios- Arts, for an artist showcase in La Mirada, CA, and brought the house down with two new audience favorites, “you So – A Love Poem” and “Space, this is how I want to fall in love.”
Mahal also teaches a ladies’ weekly Bible study group at her local church and enjoys participating in one-on-one discipleship to mentor and teach new Christians.