Luis Enrique

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Birthday
28, 1962
Birthplace
Nicaragua
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Nicaragua

About

Known as "El Principe de la Salsa," this popular Nicaraguan salsa romantica singer began his rise to fame in the last years of the 1980s. He won a Grammy Award for his 2009 Ciclos album and earned a Grammy nomination for his earlier recording, Luces del Alma.

Before Fame

His debut album, Amor de Media Noche, was released in 1987. A year later, he recorded an internationally acclaimed album titled Amor y Alegria.

Trivia

His 1990 recording, Mi Mundo, won a Lo Nuestro Award for Best Tropical or Salsa Album.

Family Life

Born Luis Enrique Mejia Lopez, he grew up in Nicaragua.

Associated With

He and Victor Noriega were both hosts of a Puerto Rican reality TV talent competition called Objetivo Fama.