Daddy Yankee is in concert November 8, 2015 in Mexico City
Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez (San Juan, February 3, 1977), known as Daddy Yankee, is a singer, actor, film producer, radio host, and Puerto Rican Affairs.
Various sectors of the criticism he considered “The King of Reggaeton” and one of the most respected and influential artists of the genre, while the US 18 portal Allmusic says Puerto Rican singer “helped establish reggaeton as a style music during the twenty-first century ”
Daddy Yankee was recognized by the prestigious Time magazine as one of 100 most influential people in 2006, and the CNN cable news network also named one of the most important and influential Hispanic celebrities in 2009. At least four of their studio albums have topped the sales charts in Billboard Latin Top Albums. is a singer of reggaeton with more sales after Wisin & Yandel, he has sold over 18 million albums Worldwide.
Part of its success lies in popularizing reggaeton anglosajón on the market. His album Barrio Fino (2004), managed to place in the first place in sales of Billboard Top Latin Albums, reaching two million units worldwide in addition to being listed the “album of the decade” in category of Latin Album by Billboard, and one of the best albums of the 2000s, by the About.com site, was also the musical production he planned to internacional. level has received several awards, including eleven Billboard Latin Music Artist award category and Latin Album of the Year 2005. reggaeton album and song of the year and artist of Latin Album 2006. and 2008. of ‘reggaeton year one Spirit of Hope Award in 2009 and three in 2011 prices, was also winner of two MTV Awards in 2006 and 2007.
Daddy Yankee has worked with other famous artists such as Enrique Iglesias, Lloyd Banks, Young Buck, Busta Rhymes, Nelly Furtado, Sean Paul, Paul Wall, Nas, Inna, Carlos Vives, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Fergie, 50 Cent, Ricky Martin, Will.I.Am, Akon, Nicole Scherzinger, Wisin & Yandel, Tego Calderon, Archangel, Don Omar, among other important artists.