CEO and president of Truly Blessed Entertainment LLC
Current Stritch business student

With Mark Phillips as the lead artist, producer and engineer, Truly Blessed Entertainment has roots in a record company established by Mark in 1996. One of Milwaukee’s longest-running and -operating labels to produce hip-hop, jazz, gospel and R&B, Truly Blessed Entertainment published the book, “Qualified to be a Legend” in 2012 and recorded the musical soundtrack “Nu Vision” in 2013.

Mark began his musical career singing in the gospel choir at 7 years of age. Since 2007, he has performed in more than 350 shows in churches, theaters, parks, and nightclubs across southeastern Wisconsin, averaging 50 shows per year.

Story of his life’s journey:

September 2012: “Redemption Song” in Milwaukee’s Lifestyle Magazine

Social media:


Composed with:

Branden Washington, Waymon Tatum, Krysto Parks, Andre Robertson, Thaddeus Mann

Live performances with:

Ramone Malone, Jermaine Rideout, Fred Boswell, Monte Jones

Earliest music memory:

“Playing with my father’s “Michael Jackson – Off the Wall” vinyl record, and singing at church on Easter Sunday at 7 years old.”

Biggest musical feat so far:

Recording the song “On Time” with Branden Washington and Krysto Parks.

Major accomplishments:

  • Appointed director of sound and music engineering for Friendship Progressive Baptist Church in Milwaukee.
  • Mark Phillips also has held recording contracts with Joy 1340AM radio.


Favorite band:

Earth, Wind & Fire

Biggest musical influence:

International recording artist Tina Moore

Musical mentor:

Thaddeus Mann

Music style:

Motivational hip-hop and urban jazz

Video performance:

April 2014 at the Praise and Poetry Jam

Contact: (414) 334-5403,