“Propuesta Indecente,” “Inocente,” “La Diabla,” “Odio” and “Ella y Yo” are some popular songs by Romeo Santos. Former lead singer and producer of the band Aventura, Romeo Santos is an American songwriter, singer, actor, record producer and composer. “Hilito,” “Eres Mia,” “Peligro,” “El Malo” and “Ciego de Amor” are some other popular songs by Romeo Santos.Continue Reading
Romeo Santos, whose birth name is Anthony Santos, was born on July 21, 1981. Aventura was a Bachata group known as "The Kings of Bachata." Fans considered Santos "The King of Bachata." Originated in Dominican Republic, Bachata is a Latino music genre that primarily focuses on romance, with emphasis on sadness and heartbreak. Before going separate ways in 2011, Aventura released five albums with many hits including “Dile Al Amor,” “Por Un Segundo,” “El Perdedor,” “Los Infieles” and "Un Beso." “Obsesión” was the band’s most popular song.
Romeo Santos released his first solo song “You” in April 2011, from his debut album “Formula, Vol. 1.” The song topped both tropical and hot Latin song charts. He collaborated with R&B singer Usher for “Promise,” his second single. He received a Grammy nomination under Best Tropical Latin Album for “Formula, Vol. 1” in 2013.
On Feb. 25, 2014, he released his second album “Formula, Vol. 2.” He collaborated with numerous artists on the album, including Carlos Santana, Nicki Minaj, Drake and Kevin Hart. Santos debuted as an actor in the film “Furious 7” alongside Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson and Vin Diesel.Learn more about Art & Literature