Feid has excelled in the Latin music scene producing songs that combine romantic lyrics along with a perfect dose of reggaeton rhythms that characterize him as a producer. According to his critics, Feid is the new face of Colombian reggaetón and is a singer-songwriter, producer and multifaceted musician with more than 200 compositions to his credit.
Salomón Villada Hoyos in Medellín, better known as Feid, was born in Colombia on August 19, 1982. His artistic name refers to the conviction and credibility of his talent; The name FEID translates into a solid faith, faith in God and in himself. His passion for music was instilled in him by his parents and began to flourish when he began taking music courses at the University of Antioquia at the age of nine. There he learned to read and write music, play instruments and interpret his own works. Faith in himself and his conviction to become an artist would help him define his path within the reggaeton movement in Medellin and internationally.
In 2014, Feid would win his first credits as a composer writing songs for Reykon (“Secrets”), Sebastián Yatra (“What I have to do”) and Nicky Jam (“Super Heroes.” These would help boost the demand for FEID as a composer and producer, plus his success would lead him to collaborate with J Balvin as co-author of the viral sensation GINZA, a theme that would grant him his first ASCAP Latin music award as a composer and which has already generated 778 million views on YouTube. “Mamita” for the award-winning Latin music group CNCO, which already has 171 million views on YouTube and more than 101 million “plays” on Spotify.
In 2015, Feid released her first EP as a soloist which spawned the international hits MORENA, SI TE VAS and IF SHE SUPIED, more would help Feid capture the attention of record labels in the US. UU Feid would sign as a recording artist with In-Tu Línea, Universal Music Group’s label in alliance with Indi-e Entertainment Group, and in 2017 he would release his album “Así como suena”. Topics that stand out from the album include NOW and the international hits QUE RARO (second collaboration with Colombian colleague J Balvin), who spent 18 weeks on Billboard’s Latin Rhythm Airplay, and 911 with Venezuelan singer Nacho), which has accumulated a total of 54 million visits to date on YouTube.
His new single NUESTRA CANCION has surpassed 11 million views on YouTube, and follows its PERFECT, a theme in collaboration with the Colombian artist Geeicy and which has generated to date 26 million views on YouTube.