Born in 1977, Daddy Yankee is a Latin Grammy Award winning Puerto Rican reggaeton musician
. He became involved in the early stages of the underground rap movement in Puerto Rico while aspiring to become a professional baseball player but before he could be officially signed by the Seattle Mariners he was hit by a stray bullet outside of a recording studio. Daddy Yankee spent close to two years recovering from this incident and with his baseball career over before it began, he turned his focus...
His first solo album was released in 2002 and was ranked number 43 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart. His next album came in 2004 and sold over 500,000 copies in the United States and won him several international music awards and made him one of the most recognized reggaeton artists. Daddy Yankee went on to release several other critically acclaimed records and has gone on to make several appearances in film and television.
In conjuction with the Falic Fashion Group, Daddy Yankee released his first fragrance in 2008. Daddy Yankee, a cologne for men, is a fruity flesh scent perfect for men aged 18 to 31. Apples, ginger and sage resound on a gentle bed of amber and wood. His first fragrance for women, DYamate is an intimate scent with the name referencing several things—DY, his initials; Amante, for lover; and Dymnate, which in Spanish means diamond. DYamte is a warm and sweet tropical perfume made from honeysuckle, passion fruit, jasmine and vanilla on sandalwood and amber.