About Mota

Nick Mota da Cruz aka Motabeatz, started making beats in 2009. Nick is specialized in creating/editing sounds and producing instrumental music for vocal artists, film, commercials, apps and various other purposes.


- Beat showcase with Riggs Morales (Atlantic Records) at Rotterdam Beats in 2013. 

- 1st place 'SuperstarO Beat Contest' and 1st place winner FunX Demolition contest at Rotterdam Beats in 2014 

- TV placement for the TV Show 'CSI:Cyber' (see video below)

- Online commercial placement for the company CTRL Eyewear (see video below)
- Contestant Beat m Up beatbattle 2016 national finals (see video below). 



One thing he learned throughout the years was to stay motivated whenever you struggle in life. "If music really is your passion, you need to be focused, motivated and be strong to reach your goals."