Sobre Juanes

Last update: February, 2017

The famous singer Juan Esteban Aristizabal Vasquez, known as Juanes, was born in 1972 in Medellin, Colombia. He is a Colombian singer, musician and composer Latin pop and Spanish rock that fuses various musical rhythms and has sold over 15 million albums; He is also considered one of the most recognized Latin American singers with Shakira. Juanes has three children and is married to the former Cartagenera queen, model and actress Karen Martinez. The couple has excelled in the art world for their collaboration in social causes throughout Latin America and according to Billboard is one of the most famous couples of Latin America and Colombia.

In 2000, the famous singer released his first solo studio album entitled Fíjate bien which is nominated for seven Grammys Latinos, which in 2001 won 3 topics as: "Fíjate bien" and "Podemos hacernos daño”. In 2002 the quality of his work was confirmed with the single "Un día normal" getting greater visibility in the Latin American context. For 2004, the new album entitled "Mi sangre" gets big sales internationally and manages to position himself in a number of countries where songs like "La camisa negra" and "Nada valgo sin tu amor”.

Juanes began at Madison Square Garden in NY in 2008 to "La Vida World Tour" concert tour that took him to visit different countries around the world. In 2009 the famous singer continued the second and final stage of his tour. That same year he appeared on the second night of the 50th Festival of Viña del Mar in Chile Song, obtaining the highest possible awards; Silver Torch, the Torch Gold, Silver Gull and Gull gold as symbolic public recognition. In 2010, he published P.A.R.C.E. considered one of his most intimate album and early 2012 Juanes got record a song titled "Azul Sabina" with the Spanish singer and poet Joaquin Sabina.

For his record label Universal Music, the famous singer Juanes, has been awarded 20 prizes Latin Grammy, 2 Grammy Anglo, 2 NRJ Music Awards, 9 MTV Video Music Awards 9 Lo Nuestro Awards, 12 Our Earth Awards, among other awards throughout the earth. Juanes success has generated a global impact, as it was selected by US media as one of the 20 Global Icons music in the last 50 years.