Former band member of the 10-piece boyband, Blazin’ Squad, Marcel Somerville came to light again when he appeared on the 2017 series of the extremely popular Love Island. He won over the heart of the nation as he offered emotional support and advice to the other contestants leading to his infamous nickname, Doctor Marcel.
Going by the stage name of Rocky B, Marcel performed alongside the other nine members of English hip hop group, Blazin Squad in his early career. They managed to reach the top spot of the charts with their hit single Crossroads in which was followed by six other top ten hits including Love on the Line, Reminisce and Flip Reverse.
In 2017, Marcel appeared on ITV’s hit reality dating show Love Island. He took the world by storm with the loveable and charismatic personality he displayed when interacting with other islanders but still remained single for an entire week. It was on day seven when Gabby Allen walked into the villa and stole the heart of Dr Marcel, the couple sailed through to the final of the competition with a large majority of the UK public longing for them to win the £50k cash prize.
Since leaving the Love Island villa, Marcel’s popularity has continued to sore as he has made a multitude of personal appearances around the country. He has also made a return to the music scene as a solo artist with his debut dance single Someone gaining over 200,000 streams on Spotify. In the summer of 2016, Marcel also launched his own record company called Dmode Music in which hosts many start-up hip hop artists.
Following on from his ‘agony aunt’ platform that he gained whilst on Love Island, Marcel has announced the launch of a book titled Dr Marcel’s Little Book of Big Love: Your Guide to Finding Love. He has also gone onto present several episodes of Trending Live! As well as The Calum McSwiggan Show on Fubar Radio. Having built up a huge fanbase, Marcel Somerville is a popular choice as an after-dinner speaker and events host. His highly prized media career has enabled him to become a natural presenter and conversation starter and has given him many interesting anecdotes to reflect on during his speeches.
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When at corporate events, Marcel is known to discuss the following topics:
- The Blazin Squad
- Life Outside of The villa
- Love Island
- Reality Star
- Events Host