Marcus “Marchitect” Watkins is a musician, visual artist and humanitarian. His group The 49ers sold 6 million records in Japan and topped the Itunes chart. After composing the theme song to the popular Japanese cartoon “Dangan Ronpa” Watkins focused on helping the community of Northeast Wilmington.
He re-birthed the community garden at Kingswood Community center as well as attracted an investment for a $100,000 computer lab at Kingswood that was recently completed. Watkins writes programs that are being implemented at community centers across Wilmington. In his spare time Watkins boxes amateur and paints.