Armando Christian Pérez, better known by his stage name Pitbull, or his other nicknames, Lil' Chico or Mr. 305, is an American rapper. His first recorded performance was from the Lil Jon album Kings of Crunk in 2002, after which he released his debut album in 2004 titled M.I.A.M.I. (short for Money Is A Major Issue) under TVT Records. Since then, he has released two other albums under the label, El Mariel in 2006 and The Boatlift in 2007. He is also the host of his own Spanish-language program on the cable channel Mun2 titled La Esquina (Spanish for The Corner).
In 2004, Pitbull released his debut album M.I.A.M.I. (Money Is A Major Issue), with the lead single being "Culo" ("ass" in English) produced by Lil Jon and the Diaz Brothers. In January 2006 he guest-starred in UPN's South Beach. Also in 2006 he recorded "Nuestro Himno" in collaboration with Wyclef Jean, Carlos Ponce, and Olga Tañón.
Pitbull has contributed much to the reggaeton music movement. He has worked alongside Zion & Lennox in the song "Jump & Spread Out" featuring Miri Ben-Ari. He also participated in Daddy Yankee's "Gasolina" remix featuring N.O.R.E.. He was also featured in Yaga & Mackie Rank's "Muevete" hot Reggaeton single, and Elephant Man's "Rah Rah Medley" Remix. He appeared in Don Omar's "Pobre Diabla (Remix)" and Otra Noche (Remix). In 2007, Pitbull and Freestyle legend Stevie B collaborated to remake his dance hit "Spring Love" which was titled "Spring Love 2007".
|U.S. Hot 100||U.S. R&B||U.S. Rap|
|2004||"Culo" (feat. Lil Jon)||32||45||11||M.I.A.M.I.|
|2005||"Shake" (feat. Ying Yang Twins)||41||37||12||Money Is Still A Major Issue|
|"Everybody Get Up"||-||-||-|
|"Ay Chico (Lengua Afuera)"||92||99||19|
|"Dime (Tell Me)"||116||-||-|
|2007||"Go Girl" (feat. Trina & Young Boss)||83||-||25||The Boatlift|
|"The Anthem" (feat. Lil Jon)||36||-||8|
|2008||"Krazy" (feat. Lil Jon)||33||-||21||TBA|
Pitbull, Rapper and Charter-School Advocate, Gets the Party Started at Education Conference (Posted 2013-07-01 21:56:07)
Jul 01, 2013; The man with the shaved head and the slim-cut three-piece suit took the stage at the National Charter Schools Conference, eyes...
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Jul 02, 2013; The man with the shaved head and the slim-cut three-piece suit took the stage at the National Charter Schools Conference, eyes...