Venezuelan singer who gained international superstardom with his 2008 hit "Colgando en tus Manos" featuring Spanish singer Marta Sánchez. He is also popular as a television host, having hosted shows like Gala Miss Espana and Gala Fin de Ano de TVE1.
He was born in Caracas, Venezuela and joined the band Los Chamos at age 13. He later worked as a model before releasing his first solo album, Origenes I, in 1994.
During the Venezuelan riots of March 2014, he made a music video for the song ,"Que Tu Voz Sea Mi Voz" in which he painted his face with the Venezuelan flag.
His birth name is Carlos Roberto Baute Jimenez. His parents' names are Alfonso and Clara. He married model Astrid Klisans in 2012 and together they have three kids: Markuss, Liene and Álisse. He also has a son named José Daniel Arellán from a relationship.
In 2012, he sang a duet with singer Laura Pausini titled "Las Cosas Que No Me Espero."