Cruz Martinez

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Birthday
21, 1972
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
21, 1972 (age 47)
Birthplace
Chicago, IL

About

Grammy award-winning singer and keyboardist best known for his work with Los Super Reyes, later known as Kumbia Kings, since 1999. He has also been with the Tejano band La Sombra.

Before Fame

He learned to play piano when he was 12. He first joined the band La Sombra and produced his first album with the band in 1989.

Trivia

Los Super Reyes originally started as Los Kumbia Kings in 1999, but a falling out with co-founder A.B. Quintanilla led to a reformation of the band, as well as the name change.

Family Life

He married fellow singer Alicia Villarreal in 2003. The couple has two sons, Felix and Cruz. 

Associated With

He worked with Pee Wee, who was a singer for Kumbia Kings.