Nickname:Pitbull, Chris, Armando Pérez, Mr. Worldwide
Full Name:Armando Christian Pérez
Profession:Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Record producer, Actor
Age (as of 2019):38 years old
Date of Birth:January 15, 1981
Birthplace:Miami, Florida, USA
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Height:5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)
Weight:73 kg (161 lbs)
Armando Christian Pérez, typically called by her stage name “Pitbull” is a famous American rapper. He was born in Miami, the United States on 15th January 1981. He was raised only by his Mom as his parents got separated when he was a kid. Pitbull started rapping at a young age, depicting inspirations from the likes of Notorious B.I.G, Nas and Big Pun. After completing her graduation from Coral Park High School, Pitbull decided not to carry on his studies. As a replacement for, he concentrated on his career in rapping. In the year 2002, he was appointed as a featured guest in East Side Boyz and Lil Jon’s album “Kings of Crunk”. In the same year, he also scored music titled “Oye” for the movie “2 Fast 2 Furious”.
In 2004, Pitbull released his first debut album titled “M.I.A.M.I.” under TVT Records. Having Trick Daddy, Lil Jon and Fat Joe as coworkers, Pitbull got to number 14 on Billboard Hot 200. Singles from this effort involved “”Toma” and Culo”. Following tremendous success of “M.I.A.M.I”, Pitbull became the most-desired traitor for other Hip-Hop performers. He was engaged to join Anger Management Tour headlined by Eminem & 50 Cent.
Two years after the onset of his very first music album, Pitbull came into limelight with his naive set “El Mariel”. Pitbull’s 3rd studio effort “The Boatlift” was put out in the year 2007. Although having a group of contributors such as Jim Jones, Lloyd, and Trina, this music album failed to rank under top 10 of Billboard Hot 100. In 2009, Pitbull returned with the album “Rebelution”. Two of its tracks reached top 20 on Billboard Hot 200. Pitbull followed up this album with another one, in Spanish-language record titled “Armando”, in 2010 prior to putting out “Planet Pit” in the year 2011. The second album featured super hit songs “Hey Baby” and Ne-Yo-assisted “Give Me Everything”. In early 2012, Pitbull dropped his 7th studio effort titled “Global Warming” that comprised the megahits “Feel This Moment” and “Back in Time”.
In early 2014 Pitbull released “Wild Wild Love” which had lyrics from a girl group G.R.L. This song debuted at number 30 on Billboard Top 100. After a few months, Pitbull proclaimed the release of his 8th album, “Globalization”, which afterward arrived at the tail-end of 2014 and crowed collaborations with Sean Paul, Dr. Luke and Chris Brown amongst others.
Facts You Never Knew About Pitbull!
- Pitbull started rapping when he was in high school and his mother kicked him out for vending drugs He was inspired The Notorious B.I.G and Nas.
- Pitbull had a complex relationship with his father who made handsome amount of money in streets.
- Pitbull could recite the rhymes of Cuba’s national hero José Martí.
- He did a rapping tour called The Anger Management as titled by Eminem & 50 cents.
- Pitbull dedicated his album Listenn to his father as his father died in May for the same year.
- There is a video regarding Pitbull hitting person as he threw a mass of cash on Pitbull’s face.
School: South Miami Senior High School
College: Miami Coral Park High School
Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Record producer, Actor
Debut TV Series/Movie:
- Film: La Gasolina: Reggaeton Explosion (2012)
- First TV Show: Punk’d (2007)
Family & Relatives
Mother: Alysha Acosta
Marital Status: Unmarried
Wife/Girlfriend: Barbara Alba
Son(s): Bryce Pérez
Daughter(s): Destiny Pérez
- Barbara Alba