Armando Christian Pérez (born January 15, 1981) .
His parents are Cuban immigrants and separate when he is only six years old, so Pitbull goes to live with his mother. his musical influences come from the suburbs of Miami, as well as from the hero of Cuban independence Josè Martì, whose poems he used to read. when he is 16 he is kicked out of the house because of his drug use; it is at this time that he meets Luther Campbell and decides to be a rapper.In 2013 Pitbull opened a school in Little Havana, Miami, Sports Leadership and Management, with the aim of opening another school in Baltimore, and only one serious Pitbull story is known, one with the Spanish model Barbara Alba, with whom he had two children, Destiny Perez in 2002 and Bryce Perez in 2003. The couple separated in 2011.It seems that Pitbull has two more children from a woman whose name is not known.
Pitbull’s career began in 2002 when he made his first recording experience entering Lil Jon’s album Kings of Crunk; he also participated in the soundtrack of the film 2 Fast 2 Furious. He then collaborated with Luther Campbell on the song Lollipop.Pitbull in 2004 released his first album M.I.A.M.I. from which are extracted various singles such as Culo and Toma. In 2005 he joined the Anger Management Tour. In the same year he also released a remix album, Money Is Still a Major Issue. October 2006 saw the release of Pitbull’s second album, El Mariel, dedicated to his father who died in May of the same year. From here were extracted Aya Chico, Fuga and the duet Tell me. A little over a year later Pitbull’s third album, The Boatlift, was released. In May 2007 his first show, Pitbull’s La Esquina, made its debut, and in 2008 Pitbull released a new album, Rebelution, with Ultra Records; from this album, the single I Know You Want Me was extracted, which would make the rapper known outside the United States. In October 2009, the single Hotel Room Service was also extracted, and after the great success of this album Pitbull began a series of collaborations. In 2010 he collaborated for the song Armada Latina with Cypress Hill, with Alexandra Burke in All Night Long, with Iglesias in the single I Like It, with Big Time Rush in Superstar. In November of the same year Armando, a new album in Spanish, was released. In 2010 he took part in the So Kodak campaign to promote the product, and in 2011 Pitbull collaborated with Jennifer Lopez on the song On the Floor and with Shakira for Rabiosa. In June of the same year, the new album, Planet Pit, was released. This album contains the single Give Me Everything with Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer. In 2011 Pitbull collaborated with Jennifer Lopez on the song On the Floor and with Shakira on Rabiosa. In June of the same year he released his new album, Planet Pit. This album contains the single Give Me Everything with Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer. In 2012 we find Pitbull as guest star in the TV series Glee. At the same time he created the soundtrack for Man in Black 3 and made several collaborations, again with Jennifer Lopez, Shakira, Afrojack and Gabry Ponte. In July 2012 Pitbull made his television debut in the program Dancing with the stars. In the same year he was involved in the Walmart promotion campaign. In November 2013 the new album Global Warming comes out and participates in the promotional campaign of some perfumes. 2012 we find Pitbull as a guest star in the TV series Glee. At the same time he created the soundtrack for Man in Black 3 and made several collaborations, again with Jennifer Lopez, Shakira, Afrojack and Gabry Ponte. In July 2012 Pitbull made his television debut in the program Dancing with the stars. In the same year he was involved in the Walmart promotion campaign. In November 2013 the new album Global Warming is released and participates in the promotional campaign of some perfumes.In April 2014 Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez produced the song We Are One, which became the official song of the 2014 World Cup. In November of the same year, the new album Globalization was released, with numerous collaborations. In July 2015 the new album Dale was released. In 2015 Pitbull took part in an episode of the TV series Empire. March 2016 saw the release of the song Climate Change. In May 2016 on the occasion of the event Copa America Centenario creates the song Superstar that becomes the soundtrack. In June 2016 we find him as producer of the film Puerto Ricans in Paris. In July of the same year he received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In March 2017 the single Hey Ma was released, with J Balvin and Camila Cabello as the soundtrack for Fast & Furious 8. On October 27, 2017 the track Por Favor was released, which anticipates the new album.Pitbull also has many active collaborations for the promotion of products, such as the drink Dr.Pepper, Vodka Flights of which is also the largest shareholder; shareholder is also the restaurant chain Miami Subs Pizza & Grills.
2006: El Mariel
2007: The Boatlift
2011: Planet Pit
2012: Global Warming
2017: Climate Change
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