Cuban-American rapper and DJ who has hosted the Miami radio show The DJ Laz Morning Show for more than two decades. As a musician, he is best known for successful singles like "Journey Into Bass" and "Move Shake Drop."
He is a Miami native and released his first, self-titled album in 1991.
He was known for getting his hands on exclusive material. His radio show was the first to obtain Justin Bieber's 911 call in which he reported being followed by paparazzi in 2012.
His birth name is Lazaro Mendez. He was married to Desiree Mendez from 1993 to 1999; he later got remarried to a woman named Joette. He has a son and a daughter.
He interviewed President Barack Obama on The DJ Laz Morning Show in September 2012.