Born Carlos Almonte, he blew up in the Latin music scene with the release of his debut single "Bronx Whine." His debut album is titled Desde Otro Planet.
He arrived in the United States when he was 12 years old.
"Bronx Whine" was named the summer smash by CBS, ABC, FOX, Telemundo, and Univision, garnering over 2 million views. He became the first Latin artist to join the Monster Headphones artist roster.
He was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and resides in the Bronx with his family.
His single "Bronx Whine" features Latin-Grammy nominee Farruko.