Lead Singer, Song Writer, Composer and Bass player, Jay Garcia was born in Brooklyn, New York. Jay was one of the main artist in Bachata sensation Grupo Xtreme in 2004. After a year with Xtreme Jay decided to move to Tampa, Florida. In Florida, Jay performed and recorded with music groups like Baby Boy, Bachata Group 4ever and Alexa Velez. While performing with Baby Boy, Jay met Composer, Song Writer and Percussion player Charlie Rodriguez who was also born in New York. Charlie was one of the main artist in Bachata Group Optimo in 2004 in Washington, DC.
Charlie moved to Orlando, Florida in 2006. Like Jay, Charlie also performed and recorded for Baby Boy, Bachata Group 4ever and other known artists. When performing together, Jay & Charlie quickly realized each other’s talents and unique styles. In 2007, they collaborated to form the Latin, Jazz, Pop Bachata Group called Bachata Real. Quickly gaining popularity in 2009, Jay and Charlie go on to make what they call “Music from the Heart” and hope that the people will appreciate their soulful style of music.