Luis Fonsi September Latin Artist of the Month


Luis Fonsi
Luis Fonsi

Consider as one of the hardest working man in the music business Luis Fonsi is this month artist of the month. Fonsi who has been working and improving his career since 1998 has grown in to a full all round artist who has learned to evolve and grow and listen to his fans. Fonsi who was born in Puerto Rico moved with his family to Orlando, FL where he began working on his career. His first major move was enrolling to Florida State University to study music this is where he also joined the school’s choir and sang with the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and from this moment on Fonsi captured every ones attention.  Fonsi continued working on different projects to help him in his career and meeting new people that  played a major role in making him what he is today (NSYNC Joey Fatone, Ray Reyes, Adamari Lopez). His early year gave him the motivation of what would help him launch his career and help produce 11 albums in a span of 12 years not only making him a super star in the US and Puerto Rico but all around the world. In 2008 Fonsi released a song that would put him on top “No Me Doy Por Vencido”, not only was this single one of the most played on the radio and TV, but also cracked the Billboard Hot 100 in September of 2008 going on to reach #1 on the charts. Now in 2011 Fonsi just released his new album “Tierra Firme” with three major hit singles “Gritar”, “Respira”, and “Claridad”.  He has also just released two new music videos “Gritar” and “Respira” who both have over 10,000,000 hits on YouTube and still growing. Luis Fonis has opened the minds and motivated many new and young artist to work hard and just be themselves to be just like him and becoming a real artist.

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