Most notably, he can be heard on some of the seminal mixtapes helmed by DJ Playero around the turn of the century.
Early solo albums such as Haciendo Escante (2001), featuring fellow DJ Playero protégé Daddy Yankee on the title track, established him as a rising star amid the reggaeton scene, but it wasn't until Vida Escante (2004) that he broke through to a mainstream audience, particularly once the album was re-released with bonus material in 2005.
It also rises to the top of the Radio Songs chart, becoming the first predominantly Spanish-language song ever to crown the airplay ranking.
Plus, French Montana's "Unforgettable," featuring Swae Lee (of Rae Sremmurd), hits the Hot 100's top 10, pushing 13-10. Post Malone's "Congratulations," featuring Quavo, backtracks to No. 8 Hot 100 peak, while French Montana's "Unforgettable," featuring Swae Lee, leaps 13-10.
Daddy Yankee has been a presence in your life for over 10 years, but while you watch the singer on every big award show and he releases hit after hit, you probably don't know much about the man behind hits like "Gasolina," "Pose," and "Shaky Shaky." While the Puerto Rican reggaetonero is pretty private about his personal life, he does love to give his fans little peeks into his everyday on social media.His follow-up album, The Black Carpet (2007), proved similarly popular, spawning his biggest hit to date, "Gas Pela," featuring RKM.Despite Jam's success, he felt he could do more, and decided to move to Colombia in 2010.Bernfeld said she felt as though "the front and back of her throat were touching", adding that she may have briefly passed out.A poignant drama that chronicles the unexpected friendship that develops between Cooper, a melancholy bartender, who at thirty-six still isn't sure what he wants to do with his life, and ...