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Pitbull

Rapper + Singer + Songwriter
Male
Born Jan 15, 1981
Age 34
Hometown Miami
Genres Dance-pop + Elect...
Performed With Jennifer Lopez + ...
Record Label RCA Records
Other Names Pérez, Armando Ch...

Armando Christian Pérez, better known by his stage name Pitbull, is an American rapper, singer-songwriter and record producer. His first recorded performance was from the Lil Jon album Kings of Crunk in 2002, after which he released his debut album in 2004 titled M.I.A.M.I. (short for Money Is a Major Issue) under TVT Records. Since then, he has released two other albums under the label, El Mariel in 2006 and The Boatlift in 2007.… Read More

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  • Olga Loera
    Fling 2012
    Spacer

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Age 34

parents

  • José Martí
    José Martí
    Father

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CHILDHOOD

1981 Birth Born in 1981.

TWENTIES

2001 20 Years Old In 2001, Pitbull was signed to Luther Campbell's Luke Records by Jullian Boothe, then the label's vice-president of A&R. In 2001, Pitbull was introduced to Robert Fernandez of Famous Artist Music & Management, an independent label and management company specializing in developing artists, by the Diaz Brothers, a producer duo signed to the company. … Read More
2002 21 Years Old 1 More Event
…  His first recorded mainstream performance was on a solo track from Lil Jon's 2002 album Kings of Crunk, which featured Pitbull rapping over Jon's production.
2004 23 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2004, Pitbull released his debut album titled M.I.A.M.I. (short for Money Is A Major Issue), under TVT Records; the album included production from high-profile producers Lil Jon and Jim Jonsin. … Read More
2005 24 Years Old In 2005 Pitbull and rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs co-founded Bad Boy Latino, a subsidiary of Combs' Bad Boy Records label. … Read More
2006 25 Years Old In January 2006, Pitbull guest-starred in UPN's South Beach. … Read More
2007 26 Years Old 1 More Event
His variety show, Pitbull's La Esquina, debuted May 2007 and ran through 2009 on the mun2 cable network. … Read More
On their second collaboration since "Go Girl", Pitbull appeared on the debut single of rapper David Rush (formerly Young Bo$$), "Shooting Star", also with Kevin Rudolf and LMFAO. An amateur video of Pitbull punching a disruptive audience member at a Colorado concert leaked onto the Internet in late May 2009. … Read More
2010 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Pitbull performed the rap section in the Haiti benefit song "Somos El Mundo", a Spanish version of "We Are the World", that included a huge group of Latin artists led by Emilio and Gloria Estefan. … Read More

THIRTIES

In April 2011 Jennifer Lopez released Love?, which featured Pitbull on two singles. "Fresh Out the Oven" did not meet with critical or popular success but the second cut, "On the Floor" was a certified hit. … Read More
2012 31 Years Old Pitbull's seventh studio album was titled "Global Warming" and released on November 19, 2012. … Read More
Pitbull supported the album with a world tour in the summer on 2013.
He was chosen by FIFA and Sony Music to write and record "We Are One (Ole Ola)" along with Jennifer Lopez and Claudia Leitte, which served as the official song of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
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