Grammy Award-nominated salsa singer who rose to prominence for the hit songs 'Esa Niña,' 'Dime,' and 'Nada Sin Ti.' His album Cantando A Mi Idolo... Frankie Ruiz was nominated for a Latin Grammy Award.
When he was fourteen, he and his father sent a demo track to CBS, which signed him.
Cuenta Conmigo, his third album, received three Platinum Record Awards.
He was brought up in Humacao, and married Seyla Rivera.
He starred in the 1994 film, I Like It Like That, which was directed by Darnell Martin.