ANDl puerto rican singer Ramon Luis Ayala Rodriguezbetter known as daddy yankeeis considered the ambassador of reggaeton and at different times of his career he managed to set record sales records, as well as downloads of his hits on different platforms, which allowed him to amass a great fortune in his two decades of career.
daddy yankee was born in Río Piedras, the largest district of San Juan, Puerto Ricoon February 3, 1977 and inherited the musical talent of his father, a salsa percussionist, although his mother also came from a family of musicians.
Fate had him marked, since the young Ramon Ayala He failed to fulfill his dream of being a baseball player Big leaguesit was even tested in the Seattle Marinersbut was caught in crossfire in his neighborhood and wounded in the leg by a bullet from a AK-47.
Daddy Yankee music career
daddy yankee began singing and rapping at age 13, forged a style inspired by Vico C, DJ Playero, DJ Nelson and DJ Drako.
His versatility on stage has earned him several awards and nominations among the best singers of his time, which translates into five Latin Grammy Awardstwo Billboard Music Awards, 14 Billboard Latin Music Awards, two Latin American Music Awards, eight Lo Nuestro Awardsan MTV Video Music Award and six ASCAP Awards.
In March 2022, daddy yankee announced that he would retire from the world of music after an upcoming album and a tour of nearly 70 concerts in several countries of Americawhere he could charge more than 30 thousand dollars for each one.
How much is Daddy Yankee’s fortune?
According to the site Celebrity Net Worth the Puerto Rican singer has managed to amass a fortune close to $40 million with annual earnings of almost 5 million in recent years.
It is estimated that each month daddy yankee takes to your bank account more than 400 thousand dollars.
Their 2017 collaboration ‘Despacito’ was number 1 on the list Billboard for four months and is the second most viewed video in the history of Youtube with nearly 8 billion views.