Locations that Chayanne typically visits on a tour include cities across the United States and Latin America, such as Los Angeles, California, New York, New York, and Mexico City, Mexico. Previous international tours by Chayanne have visited Russia, Italy and the Czech Republic.Continue Reading
Chayanne, whose real name is Elmer Figueroa Arce, was born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. He was born on June 28, 1968, and he joined the group Los Chicos in the late-1970s. The group released several hit songs but broke up in 1984. Chayanne became a solo artist and recorded and released his debut album, "Chayanne es mi Nombre," the same year. His work has been nominated for multiple awards, including a 1998 Grammy Award nomination for his album "Atado a Tu amor."
Chayanne has gone on solo tours and tours with other artists, such as his 2005 tour with Alejandro Fernandez and Marc Anthony. He went on another tour with Marc Anthony in 2012, the "GIGANT3S" tour, which also included Marco Antonio Solis.
In addition to his singing career, Chayanne is also an actor. He has appeared in movies, soap operas and other television shows. He has two children, Lorenzo Valentino and Isadora Sofia, with his wife, Marilisa Maronesse.Learn more about Art & Literature