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List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

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List of Puerto Rico bands, listed by their level of fame. This Puerto Rico musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Puerto Rico bands are included, as well as many Puerto Rico musicians of underground status. This list of Puerto Rico musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Puerto Rico bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

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Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Hip hop music, Pop music & Latin pop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Jenny From the Block, J.Lo, Dance Again, On the 6, Rebirth, + more

Jennifer Lynn Lopez (born July 24, 1969), nicknamed "J-Lo", is an American actress, singer, dancer, fashion designer, producer and businesswoman. In 1991, Lopez began appearing as a ...more

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Ricky Martin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Pop music, Latin American music & Latin pop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Life, Vuelve, Ricky Martin, The Best of Ricky Martin, Sound Loaded, + more

Enrique Martín Morales (born December 24, 1971), better known as Ricky Martin is a Puerto Rican singer, actor and author who is widely regarded as the "King of Latin Pop". He ...more

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Fat Joe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop & East Coast hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Jealous One's Envy, Represent, Don Cartagena, All or Nothing, Loyalty, + more

Joseph Antonio Cartagena (born August 19, 1970), better known by his stage name Fat Joe, is an American rapper and actor from the Bronx, New York. He began his music career as a member of hip ...more

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Omar Rodríguez-L&... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Rock music, Electronic music & Jazz fusion; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Old Money, Xenophanes, Se dice bisonte, no búfalo, Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & Lydia Lunch, + more

Omar Alfredo Rodríguez-López (born September 1, 1975) is an American guitarist, songwriter, producer and filmmaker. He is known for being the guitarist and band-leader of The Mars ...more
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José Feliciano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
José Feliciano Genre: Latin pop, Bolero & Acoustic music; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Feliz Navidad, And the Sun Will Shine.... Hits, Rarities, Classic Tracks 1965-1975, The Definite Best, + more

José Monserrate Feliciano García (born September 10, 1945), better known simply as José Feliciano [xoˈse feliˈsjano], is a Puerto Rican musician, singer and composer, best ...more

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Ivy Queen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Hip hop music, Rap music & Bachata; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Flashback, Real, Diva, Sentimiento, Drama Queen, + more

Martha Ivelisse Pesante Rodríguez (born March 4, 1972), known professionally as Ivy Queen, is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter, rapper, actress and record producer. She was born in ...more

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Menudo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

Albums: Feliz Navidad, Sombras & Figuras, Es Navidad, Sueño salvaje, Sergio, + more

Menudo (Spanish synonym for "little"—and, in Puerto Rican Spanish, for "loose change") was a Puerto Rican-based, Latino boy band that was formed in the 1970s by producer ...more

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Ednita Nazario is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Ballad, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Nueva Navidad, Pasiones, Metamorfosis, Por Ti, Vete Vete..., + more

Edna María Nazario Figueroa (born April 11 1955) is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter, and actress who has achieved stardom both at home and abroad. She has been in the music business ...more
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La India is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Latin pop, Salsa music & House music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Jazzin', Sobre el Fuego, Soy diferente, Dicen Que Soy, Breaking Night, + more

Linda Viera Caballero (born March 9, 1969), better known as La India, is a Puerto Rican singer and songwriter of salsa, house music and Latin pop. La India has been nominated for both Grammy and ...more

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MDO is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

Albums: Subir Al Cielo, Sabe A Ti, Otra Vez, Un Poco Más, MDO, + more

MDO is a Latin American pop/rock band, spun off in 1997 from the Puerto Rican boy band once known as Menudo. The group's first line-up reunited for an international tour in 2015.
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Olga Tañón... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Merengue music and Latin pop; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Sobrevivir, Llévame Contigo, Siente el amor ..., Yo Por Ti, A puro fuego, + more

Olga Teresa Tañón Ortíz (born April 13, 1967 in Santurce) is a Puerto Rican recording artist. Over the course of her career, she has earned two Grammy Awards, three Latin ...more
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Calle 13 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

Albums: Calle 13, Residente O Visitante, Entren Los Que Quieran, Los de Atrás Vienen Conmigo, Multi_Viral, + more

Calle 13 is a Puerto Rican band formed by stepbrothers René Pérez Joglar who calls himself Residente and Eduardo José Cabra Martínez, who calls himself Visitante and ...more

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Héctor Delgado is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Latin pop and Reggaeton; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Gold Star Music: Reggaeton Hits, El Juicio Final, The Bad Boy: The Most Wanted Edition, Mi Trayectoria, The Bad Boy, + more

Héctor Luis Delgado Román is a Puerto Rican rapper, singer and record producer, formerly known by his stage names Héctor "El Father" and Hector "El ...more
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Nina Sky is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

Albums: Nina Sky, The Musical, La Conexión, The Other Side, Oye Mi Canto, + more

Nina Sky is an American female duo composed of identical twins Nicole and Natalie Albino (were born on March 13, 1984 in Puerto Rico). Their debut single "Move Ya Body", released from ...more

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Alexis Y Fido is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

Albums: Los Pitbulls, Perreología, Sobrenatural, Los Reyes Del Perreo, La Esencia, + more

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Robbie Rivera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Electro, House music & Dance music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Turn It Around, Do You Want More?, Closer to the Sun, The Soul Bandit, First, + more

Roberto "Robbie" Rivera (born 1973) is a prolific house music producer and DJ born in Puerto Rico. He has an extensive catalog of original productions and remixes to his credit, ...more
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Don Omar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Hip hop music, Pop music & Latin pop; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: iDon, Da Hitman Presents Reggaetón Latino, King of Kings, The Last Don, The Last Don Live, + more

William Omar Landrón Rivera, better known by his stage name Don Omar, is a Puerto Rican reggaeton recording artist and actor. He is sometimes referred to by his nicknames El Rey, and King ...more
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Daddy Yankee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Urban contemporary, Hip hop music & Pop music; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Daddy Yankee Mundial, Los Homerun-es, Barrio fino, No Mercy, Reggaeton Disco, + more

Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez (born February 3, 1977), known professionally as Daddy Yankee, is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter, rapper, actor and record producer. Ayala was born in ...more

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Chayanne is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Latin pop; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Grandes Éxitos, Sangre Latina, Desde Siempre, Sincero, Atado a Tu Amor, + more

Elmer Figueroa Arce (born June 28, 1968), better known under the stage name Chayanne, is a Puerto Rican Latin pop singer and actor. As a solo artist, Chayanne has released 21 solo albums and ...more
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Yolandita Monge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

Albums: Cara de Ángel, Fiebre de Luna, Laberinto de Amor, Mala, Yolandita (2000), + more

Yolandita Monge (born September 16, 1955) is an international singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality from Puerto Rico. She has been active in the music business since her teen ...more
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Wisin y Yandel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico

Albums: Pa'l Mundo, Mi Vida... My Life, El Sobreviviente, La Revolución, Líderes, + more

Juan Luis Morera Luna (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxwan ˈlwis moˈɾeɾa ˈluna]; born December 19, 1978), best known as his stage name Wisin (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈɣ̝ʷisin]), is a Puerto Rican ...more
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Voltio is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Hip hop music, Latin hip hop & Reggaeton; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Voltio, Voltage AC, En lo Claro, Los Dueños del Estilo

Julio Voltio (born as Julio Irving Ramos Filomeno on June 11, 1977 in Santurce, Puerto Rico) is one of the reggaeton genre's best-known artists. Voltio is now retired.His nickname came to be as ...more
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Nicky Jam is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Reggaeton; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: Vida Escante, Salón de La Fama, Haciendo Escante, The Black Carpet, ...Distinto A Los Demás, + more

Nick Rivera Caminero (born March 17, 1981), known by the stage name Nicky Jam, is an American singer and songwriter. He is best known for hits such as "Travesuras", "Te ...more

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Vico C is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Urban contemporary, Hip hop music & Christian hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Xplosión, En Honor A La Verdad, Desahogo, Aquel Que Había Muerto, Con Poder, + more

Luis Armando Lozada Cruz (born September 8, 1971), better known as Vico C, is an American reggaeton rapper and songwriter. Widely regarded as the "Father of Latin Hip Hop", as well as ...more
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Tito El Bambino is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Puerto Rico
Genre: Latin pop and Reggaeton; Nationality: Puerto Rico

Albums: El Patrón, Top of the Line, Invicto, It's My Time, El Patrón: Invencible

Efraín David Fines Nevares (born October 5, 1981) known professionally as Tito "El Bambino" is a Puerto Rican singer and songwriter. He rose to fame as Tito of the duo ...more