Knowledge Identifier: +Luis_Fonsi
Born in 1978.
Countries: United States (42%), Norway (8%), (8%)
Linked to: Florida State University, Univision, Category:Florida State University alumni, Dr. Phillips High School
In 1995, Fonsi enrolled at Florida State University to study music
By 2003, Fonsi began to become romantically interested in actress Adamari López, who, as an Univision artist and fellow Puerto Rican, constantly found herself near Fonsi
In 2004 Luis recorded a duet with Emma Bunton for her second studio solo album, "Free Me"
In 2006, he contributed on a tribute cd to Victor Yturbe "El Piruli" singing the classic bolero Historia de un amor
Jose Feliciano - On December 6, 2006, Feliciano's new Spanish album, "José Feliciano y amigos", was released by Universal Records, featuring Feliciano in duets with other Latin American stars including Luis Fonsi, Lupillo Rivera, Luciano Pereyra, Rudy Pérez, Cristian Castro, Marc Anthony, Ramón Ayala, Alicia Villarreal, Ricardo Montaner, and Raúl di Blasio
Luis Fonsi cracked the Billboard Hot 100 for the first time in September 2008 with his song "No Me Doy Por Vencido", debuting at number 98 and peaking at number 92
Aleks Syntek - In 2008, Syntek collaborated on song "Aquí Estoy Yo" with singers Luis Fonsi, David Bisbal and Noel Schajris, a song included on Latin Grammy *award-nominated album "Palabras del Silencio" by Luis Fonsi
Kat DeLuna - In February 2010, DeLuna participated in a Spanish remake of "We Are the World" called "Somos El Mundo", alongside other Dominican singers such as Juan Luis Guerra, Milly Quezada, Eddy Herrera, Romeo , Fernando Villalona and Latin artists such as Paulina Rubio, Thalia, Belinda, Luis Fonsi, and Chayanne, among others
Crossover (music) - In 2017 the Luis Fonsi song featuring Daddy Yankee, "Despacito" crossed over to a Western market after featuring the Canadian singer Justin Bieber in an English-Spanish remix leading to the song hitting number one on the United Kingdom Official Chart and the United States "Billboard" Hot 100
Daddy Yankee - In 2017, Daddy Yankee in collaboration with latin pop singer Luis Fonsi released the hit single "Despacito"
On April 4, 2018, the music video reached five billion views on YouTube, with the song becoming number one in nearly every Latin "Billboard" chart, and the most viewed video in the world
Ryan Tedder - In 2019, Tedder wrote and produced his solo single debut "Right Where I'm Supposed to Be" as the Official Song of the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates in collaboration with Avril Lavigne, Luis Fonsi, Hussain Al Jassmi, Assala Nasri and Tamer Hosny