Reggaeton musician whose 2002 debut full-length album El Abayarde sold 50,000 copies, a sales record for an urban music album.
He vowed not to wear jewelry anymore after going to Africa and participating in the VH1 documentary "Bling'd: Blood, Diamonds, and Hip-Hop", which examined the relationship between the good diamond trade and Hip Hop.
His father, Esteban Calderón Ilarraza, was a government worker for Puerto Rico's Department of Health. He married Michelle Peterbauer in 2006 and they have two kids named Malcolm X Calderón and Ebony Nairobi Calderón.
He rapped on a remix of the Usher song "Yeah."