Early Life

Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero, extra usually recognized through his stage call Luis Fonsi, is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter and actor.

Fonsi turned into born on April 15, 1978 in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the son of Alfonso Rodriguez and Delia “Tata” Lopez-Cepero. In 1995, Fonsi enrolled at Florida country university to examine song. He additionally joined the faculty’s choir and sang with the metropolis of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

Luis Fonsi is the oldest toddler of Alfonso Rodriguez and Delia Lopez-Cepero. He has younger siblings: Jean Rodriguez, who also is a singer, and Tatiana Rodriguez. As a toddler, Luis Fonsi showed symptoms that tune turned into going to direct his lifestyles. As a infant he imitated the celebrities of the popular group Menudo, and at the same time as nevertheless younger, he joined the San Juan kid’s Choir.

In 1989, while Fonsi changed into 10 years antique, he moved with his circle of relatives from Puerto Rico to Orlando, Florida. despite the fact that his English on the time became very poor, Fonsi did not argue transferring. in keeping with Fonsi, his father informed him that “he was going to stay within the identical city as Mickey Mouse.” this would be very exciting for a ten 12 months antique boy.

After dwelling on the us mainland for one month, Fonsi spoke English with out a hint of an accent. He entered Dr. Phillips high school, and took part in a group known as “massive men.” They sang at college parties and local gala’s. one of the contributors of the institution, Joey Fatone, later joined NSYNC.

because tune changed into such an vital a part of his existence, Fonsi received a scholarship and attended Florida country university for his musical studies, which gave him opportunities closer to his destiny in recording. He also joined the university’s choir, which allow him journey and carry out for the duration of the united states and London. He did well in education even as specializing within the discipline of tune.