Venezuelan singer Nacho has racked up pop, hip-hop, and R&B hits as a solo artist, as well as with reggaetón duo Chino & Nacho, and as a guest on tracks by some of Latin music’s biggest stars.
∙ He formed Chino & Nacho with fellow Venezuelan singer Jesús Alberto Miranda Pérez soon after the pair scored a hit (2005’s “Mi Cachorrita”) as part of the boy band Calle Ciega.
∙ As a duo, Chino & Nacho released 10 chart-topping singles, including the title track from 2010’s Mi Niña Bonita, which won the Latin Grammy Award for Best Urban Album.
∙ Daddy Yankee appeared on 2016’s “Andas En Mi Cabeza,” Chino & Nacho’s final single before disbanding, and the video broke records after its release, with more than 1.5 billion views to date.
∙ Before striking out on his own, Nacho lent his vocals to a number of Latin urban tracks, including Feid’s Top 40 hit “911” and Sebastián Yatra’s Platinum-certified “Alguien Robó.”
∙ His debut solo single, the 2017 reggaetón smash “Bailame,” went to No. 1 in three countries and was nominated for Tropical Artist and Song of the Year at the Billboard Latin Music Awards.
HOMETOWNMaracaibo, Zulia, Venezuela
BORNAugust 22, 1983