Full Name: Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero
Date of Birth: April 15, 1978
Luis Fonsi is a famous Puerto Rican singer, who produces music in a wide range of genres. Although he recently gained international recognition, he is pursuing an active career since 1997.
His real name is Luis Alfonso Rodriguez Lopez-Cepero, and he was born on April 15, 1978. He used Luis Fonsi as his stage name and enjoyed international recognition after recording some songs with rapper Daddy Yankee. One of the most popular songs among them is Despacito. However, he was already a successful artist before his international recognition. In addition to this, he broke six Guinness World Records throughout his career. Luis Fonsi’s Height available in our article.
In 2008, he released Aqui Estoy Yo, which became a huge hit in many countries. Thanks to this record, Luis Fonsi won his first Latin Grammy Award nomination. Moreover, he also won the Song of the Year Award. This record also helped him to win three different Billboard Latin Music Awards. However, the breakthrough in his career was Despacito. This song helped him to win five Billboard Music Awards, seven Billboard Latin Music Awards, and four Latin Grammy Awards. He was also nominated for three Grammy Awards. Of course, his awards are not limited to these, he won numerous other awards too. Luis Fonsi’s Weight available in our article.
|Height:||5 ft 7 in (170 Cm)|
|Weight:||163 lb (74 Kg)|
|Body Measurements (Bust, Waist, Biceps):||40-34-14 in (101-86-38 Cm)|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
Despacito sold 11 million records all around the world and it was the most-viewed video on YouTube until the end of 2020. The video was viewed more than 7 billion times in total. He released his debut album in 1998 and he managed to rank number 11 on the charts. In 2002, he was the opening artist for Britney Spears’ Dream Within a Dream Tour, which helped him to increase his international recognition. In 2017, the release of Despacito changed the course of his career and life. He became the most popular Puerto Rican artist of all time, and the song was remixed by numerous artists including Justin Bieber. Luis Fonsi’s Eye Color available in our article.
Luis Fonsi was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He has two siblings, and he is the oldest among them. His brother Jean Rodriguez is also a singer. In his childhood, he used to listen to Menudo, and he says that they inspired him to pursue a career in music. His family moved to Florida when he was 10 years old and here, he went to Westridge Middle School. Later, he went to Dr. Phillips High School, where he became one of the members of The Big Guys Cappella group. He also went to Florida State University School of Music with a full scholarship.
In 2003, he started to date Adamari Lopez, who is an actress and Univision artist. He released Abrazar la Vida song for her. While he was on his international tour, he learned that Adamari is diagnosed with cancer, and he canceled his tour to be with her. The couple married in 2006 and many Puerto Rican celebrities attended the wedding. However, they divorced in 2010. In 2014, Luis Fonsi married Agueda Lopez, who is a Spanish model, and they are still together. The couple has two children from their marriage.
Height: 5 ft 7 in (170 Cm)
Weight: 163 lb (74 Kg)
Body Measurements: Bust: 40 in (101 Cm), Biceps: 14in (38 Cm), Waist: 34 in (86 Cm)
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