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Juanes
   
Number of songs: 25 | Total weeks on charts: 1450
Appearing in a total number of: 104 charts | Total period running: 6157 days
Biography

Juan Esteban Aristizábal Vásquez (born August 9, 1972), better known as Juanes (for the contraction of his first and second name), is a Colombian musician who was a member of the heavy metal band Ekhymosis and is now a solo artist. In 2000, his solo debut album Fíjate Bien won three Latin Grammy Awards. According to his record label, Juanes has sold more than 15 million albums worldwide.

Raised in Medellín, Colombia, Juanes began playing guitar at age seven. At age 15, He started his first band, Ekhymosis, in 1988, which went on to release five albums, achieving recognition in his native Colombia. The track "Sólo" from the album Niño Gigante in 1992 was very popular. In 1997 after the band broke up, Juanes continued solo and in 2000 he released the album, Fíjate Bien, which earned him three Latin Grammys. His follow-up album, Un Dia Normal, was released in 2002 and was later certified platinum in multiple countries throughout Latin America. Juanes' third album, Mi Sangre (2004), which became an international bestseller, managing to position well in a number of countries around the world, achieved success due to the single "La Camisa Negra". He has since released La Vida... Es Un Ratico (2007) and P.A.R.C.E. (2010). On May 29, 2012 Juanes released the album Juanes MTV Unplugged.

Altogether, there are several issues that protrude from its wide and varied repertoire. Songs like "Volverte A Ver", "Para Tu Amor", "A Dios Le Pido," "Es Por Ti" and the international hit "La Camisa Negra" (number one in several countries of the world), "Me Enamora" "Yerbatero", "La Señal" among many others, are part of the musical repertoire that has made the singer acknowledged.

According to his label, Universal Music, Juanes has won, among others, twenty Latin Grammy Awards (5 wins in the Grammy Awards on November 13, 2008) and two Grammy Awards. 9 MTV Awards, two NRJ Music Awards, 9 "Premios Lo Nuestro", 9 Our Land Awards, the highest awards possible in the International Song Festival of Viña del Mar (torches silver, silver gull, gold and symbolic) and a long list of awards to across the planet. In December 2009 he was awarded the National Prize for peace in his native Colombia in category honorary, in November 2011, as an artist of the decade chosen by millions of votes, in Shock Awards and December 4, 2011 is awarded Chile Telethon Foundation for the Medal of Solidarity during the final drive of the Chilean solidarity campaign for disabled children attending the institution.
Juanes received the BMI President's Award at the 2010 BMI Latin Awards. Juanes is also known for his humanitarian work, especially with aid for Colombian victims of anti-personnel mines.

On February 1, 2012, Juanes performed an acoustic concert for his live album MTV Unplugged which was released in May of that year.

On April 2013, Juanes released an autobiography titled, Chasing The Sun, in which he tells his story through narratives and pictures. The book is an intimate account of his life, success, and all the obstacles he overcame.

Juanes met model/actress Karen Martínez during the filming of his video "Podemos Hacernos Daño". On August 6, 2004 they were married. The couple separated in May 2007 after three years of marriage due to unresolved differences, but reconciled four months later.
They have three children together, two daughters: Luna Aristizábal Martínez (born September 6, 2003), Paloma Aristizábal Martínez (born June 2, 2005), and one son, Dante Aristizábal Martínez (born September 12, 2009).
Juanes is of Basque descent, is also a vegetarian and currently lives in Key Biscayne, Florida.

Discography:
Fíjate Bien (2000)
Un Día Normal (2002)
Mi Sangre (2004)
La Vida... Es Un Ratico (2007)
P.A.R.C.E. (2010)
Loco de Amor (2014)
Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia


Juanes in the news
ignore (12/11/2019) Calibre 50, Beto Cuevas, Farruko, Leonel Garcia, Alicia Keys, Miguel, Ozuna, Fito Paez, Milly Quezada, Residente, Carlos Rivera And Prince Royce To Perform At The 20th Annual Latin Grammy Awards (12/11/2019)
Pepe Aguilar, Aitana, Anitta, Pedro Capo, Julio Reyes Copello, Darell, Dimelo Flow, Fonseca, Luis Fonsi, Greeicy, Intocable, Los Ángeles Azules, Nella, Reik, Rosalía, And Alejandro Sanz Join The 20th Annual Latin Grammy Awards (05/11/2019) Grammy Museum Presents Latin Grammy, 20 Years Of Excellence In Collaboration With The Latin Recording Academy (22/10/2019)
ignore (22/10/2019) Como La Flor, Con Tanto Amor: 'Lullaby Renditions Of Selena' Out September 20th (21/08/2019)
The Miami Beach Pop Festival Announces Daily Lineups (06/08/2019) Macaco Brings Good Vibes And Music To New York City (20/07/2019)
ignore (28/06/2019) J Balvin & Bad Bunny Surprise Fans With The Midnight Release Of Their New Collaborative Album "Oasis" (28/06/2019)
Chance The Rapper, Jack Johnson To Headline Inaugural Miami Beach Pop Festival (21/06/2019) Juanes Named 2019 Latin Recording Academy Person Of The Year As Part Of Milestone 20th Anniversary (13/06/2019)
Macaco's New Upcoming Album "Civilizado Como Los Animales" Is Now Available For Pre-Orders (08/05/2019) Soledad Pastorutti, The Artist Who Revolutionized Folklore Music In Argentina Announces US Tour (18/04/2019)
Es Por Ti And Your Baby: Lullaby Renditions Of Juanes Out May 3, 2019 (27/03/2019)
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