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3, 1977
Rio Piedras, PR
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3, 1977 (age 42)
Rio Piedras, PR


Popular Latin recording artist whose album Barrio Fino was nominated for an MTV Video Music Award. His breakout single was "Gasolina." He was also featured on Luis Fonsi's 5 time Platinum hit "Despacito." 

Before Fame

He wanted to play major league baseball, but he was seriously injured by a stray round of bullets that ruined his baseball career.


He released his first album, No Mercy, in 1995, about a decade before he would find success with Barrio Fino.

Family Life

He married Mireddys Gonzalez in 1994. He has two sons named Jesairis and Jeremy and a daughter named Yamilette.

Associated With

He was a strong supporter of John McCain during the 2008 presidential election.