Renowned vallenato singer known for classic songs such as "Inseparable", "Understand me" and "Yes Te Vas Te Vas". He released his first album in 1984, titled Rainbow, to critical acclaim. He has since released over 25 albums. He has 800,000 followers on Instagram.
He studied law for four years at the Externado University, but dropped out in order to pursue a music career.
He has been nominated for over five Latin Grammy Awards in the category of Best Cumbia/Vallenato Album.
His parents are Crispin Villazón de Armas and Clara Aponte López. He and his wife Aida Mercedes García Tolosa have three children - Crispin Enrique, Daniel Camilo and Iván David.