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Daddy Yankee Biography

Who is Daddy Yankee? What are his age and height?

Ramon Luis Ayala Rodriguez, universally prominent and in demand as Daddy Yankee or King of Reggaeton exists as one of the record-breaking singer, composer, rapper, actor, and music producer who was born on February 3, 1977, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. As of 2022, he is 44 years old with a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.

Daddy Yankee was the person who coined a new music genre with the word Reggaeton in 1994. However, music wasn’t his first and foremost choice when it comes to career and profession. He always had his heart on becoming a professional baseball player. But something unusual happened and his every aspiration of becoming a baseball player came to an end and a new ambition took place.

He was shot by a stray round of an AK-47 rifle when he was coming back from recording sessions with Reggaeton artist DJ Playero. Even today, he still carries the bullet on his hip and says thanks to that shooting day which showed him a fortunate path towards the music industry.

Even though Daddy Yankee has contributed numerous smash-hit songs, his evergreen hit song will always remain ‘Despacito’ which became the first Spanish language song that peaked number 1 on Billboard Hot 100. This particular song managed to accumulate billions of views on the YouTube platform in April 2017 which also became the most-watched video on YouTube. Following this one song, his whole musical career transformed drastically.

Educational qualification background 🎓

Daddy Yankee went to a local college where he achieved a bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1998. More than this, nothing has been disclosed accurately on the web.

Daddy Yankee Family, Parents, & Siblings 👨‍👩‍👦‍👦

Daddy Yankee belongs to a typical middle-class close-knitted Puerto Rican family. He is the descendant of Roman Ayala and Rosa Rodriguez. He was brought up together with his older brother Nomar Ayala and a younger brother Melvin Ayala who has followed in his brother’s footsteps and does rapping for Christian music. Daddy Yankee has been encountered as the role model for every son in the globe. He evenly gives his precious time to his parents and his own family.

Relationship, Wife, & Children 💑

Every person in this world finds their true love in their own perfect time. Daddy Yankee also found his soulmate when he was just 17 years old. He married his sweetheart Mireddys Gonzalez in 1995. Less than a year after their marriage, they were blessed with their first baby girl, Yamilet Ayala Gonzalez.

Daddy Yankee found out that becoming a father at such a young age was extremely confusing and raising a kid was not a game for children. However, he gathered up parenting experiences for his future kids. He was later blessed with two more children; Jeremy Ayala Gonzalez (son) and Jesaeelys Ayala Gonzalez (daughter).

Earnings, Income, & Net Worth (2022)

Throughout Daddy Yankee‘s musical career, he has successfully garnered an impressive amount of currency. That is why he is regarded as one of the richest Reggaeton artists in the world. As of 2022, he owns a colossal number of net worth roughly around $30 million dollars.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameDaddy Yankee
Full Real NameRamon Luis Ayala Rodriguez
CountryPuerto Rico
NationalityPuerto Rican
BirthplaceSan Juan, Puerto Rico
Date of Birth (Birthday)February 3, 1977
Age44 years old (2022)
Height5 feet 7 inches
Net worth (2022)$30 million dollars
Educational qualificationsGraduated

Daddy Yankee Other Quick Information

Popularly Known as King of Reggaeton

Profession: singer, composer, rapper, actor, and music producer

Weight: N/A

Body Measurements: N/A

Religion: N/A

Father Name: Roman Ayala

Mother Name: Rosa Rodriguez

Brother Name: Nomar Ayala, Melvin Ayala

Sister Name: N/A

Marital status: married

Relationship Status ❤: In a relationship

Girlfriend Name: Mireddys Gonzalez

Wife Name: Mireddys Gonzalez

Children/Kids: 3

Son Name: Jeremy Ayala Gonzalez

Daughter Name: Jesaeelys Ayala Gonzalez, Yamilet Ayala Gonzalez

Facebook Account: YES

Instagram Account: YES

Twitter Account: YES

Wikipedia: YES


TikTok: @daddyyankee

Some Facts About Daddy Yankee

  • His zodiac sign is Aquarius.
  • He has won 82 awards and nominated for more than 270 awards as of 2017.
  • After Macarena 1996, his song ‘Despacito’ became 1st Spanish language song to peak number 1 on Billboard Hot 100.
  • He has successfully garnered an impressive fan base of over 14 million on Twitter, over 41.2 million on Instagram, over 4.5 million on TikTok, and over 32.2 million subscribers on his personal YouTube channel.

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