Farruko

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Farruko
Farrukopr.jpg
Farruko in concert
Background information
Birth nameCarlos Efrén Reyes Rosado
Born(1991-05-02) May 2, 1991 (age 23)
Bayamón, Puerto Rico
GenresReggaeton
OccupationsSinger-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2006 – present
LabelsCarbon Fiber Music
Full Records
El Cartel Records
Universal Music Group
Associated actsDaddy Yankee
Arcangel
J Alvarez
Baby Rasta y Gringo
José Feliciano
Cosculluela
Don Omar
Natti Natasha
Juan Magan
Websitefarruko.com
Notable instruments
Voice
 
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Farruko
Farrukopr.jpg
Farruko in concert
Background information
Birth nameCarlos Efrén Reyes Rosado
Born(1991-05-02) May 2, 1991 (age 23)
Bayamón, Puerto Rico
GenresReggaeton
OccupationsSinger-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2006 – present
LabelsCarbon Fiber Music
Full Records
El Cartel Records
Universal Music Group
Associated actsDaddy Yankee
Arcangel
J Alvarez
Baby Rasta y Gringo
José Feliciano
Cosculluela
Don Omar
Natti Natasha
Juan Magan
Websitefarruko.com
Notable instruments
Voice

Carlos Efrén Reyes Rosado,[1] better known by his stage name Farruko (born May 2, 1991, Bayamón, Puerto Rico) is a Puerto Rican reggaeton singer.[2][3][4]

He rose to fame collaborating with heavyweight artists such as Daddy Yankee, Jory, and J Alvarez. He came to prominence with his debut album, El Talento Del Bloque.

Farruko was nominated for the Latin Grammy Award for Best Urban Music Album in 2012. In 2014 he was nominated twice for Premios Juventud for the song 6 AM (song) with J Balvin and for Best Urban Performance and Best Urban Song at the 15th Latin Grammy Awards.

Musical career[edit]

Farruko began his career in 2006, at the age of 16. He credits Myspace with helping him start his career because it helped him create a fan base that would, ultimately, result in him becoming a popular and successful singer.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles[edit]

Featured in

References[edit]

  1. ^ Buena Musica. "Biografia de Farruko con canciones, videos, musica, discografia". Buena Musica. Retrieved 2012-02-10. 
  2. ^ "Biografía" (in Spanish). farruko.com. Retrieved 11 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Elcuara.com, Tu pĂĄgina en sencillo... | Farruko por primera vez en Panama". Elcuara.com. Retrieved 2012-02-10. 
  4. ^ Escrito por: Karina Ureña (2011-10-06). "Carlos Efrén Reyes Rosado "Farruko" está interesado en el talento dominicano". ElDia.com.do. Retrieved 2012-02-10. 

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