Martin Elias Diaz

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Birthday
18, 1990
Birthplace
Colombia
Death Date
Apr 14, 2017 (26)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
18, 1990
Birthplace
Colombia
Death Date
Apr 14, 2017 (26)

About

Columbian singer/songwriter who was known by his stage name Martín Elías and contributed to the rise of new wave vallenato music. He released his debut studio album Una Nueva Historia in 2007.

Before Fame

He began performing with his father Diomedes Diaz at the age of 6.

Trivia

In April 2017 he was involved in a tragic car accident that ultimately claimed his life.

Family Life

He married Dayana Jaimes García in October 2014 and the two welcomed a daughter in 2015.

Associated With

Fellow world music performer Carlos Vives mourned his death on social media.