Marco Barrientos

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Marco Barrientos (Ciudad de México, June 28, 1963) is a Ecumenical Contemporary Christian Music singer. He is the singer in Marco Barrientos Band, which also includes Julián Collazos (Keys), Keith Banks (Drums), Daniel Bustamante (Bass) and Danny Hinojosa (Guitars).

Barrientos is best known for songs like "Será Llena La Tierra" (The Earth Will Be Filled), "Levántate Y Resplandece" (Rise And Shine) and "El Señor Está En Este Lugar" (The Lord Is in This Place). He was nominated to the Latin Grammy Awards for his live album Transformados in 2011.

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Born in Mexico, Barrientos graduated from the Bible Institute Christ for the Nations in 1985. He is a worship leader and international speaker, and since his graduation, he has been in full-time ministry, beginning as associate pastor of "Amistad Cristiana" in Mexico City. He remained there for 13 years, and then he founded the ministry "Amistad Cristiana Internacional" and the music label "Aliento Producciones", of which he is president.

Barrientos has 30 recordings of praise and worship, and is the author of the books "El plan de Dios para ti" (God's plan for you) and "Muéstrame Tu Gloria" (Show Me Your Glory). He travels extensively, carrying the conference "Aliento del Cielo" throughout the world and more recently to ELAM, "Escuela de Líderes y Artes del Ministerio" (School of Leadership and art Ministry). In 2004, he and his wife began the church "Centro Internacional Aliento" in Arlington, Texas.

Barrientos is a graduate of practical theology and has developed a strategic alliance with CFNI, where he is a Bible teacher. He and his wife, Carla, have been married for fifteen years and currently reside in Dallas, Texas, along with their two children, Daniela and Marco.[citation needed]

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Latin Grammy Awards

Premios Arpa 2013 "ilumina" Mejor Album en vivo (best live album) Mejor DVD (Best DVD) Mejor Diseno de Portada (Best art work)

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