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Armando Christian Pérez, known by the stage name Pitbull or Mr. Worldwide, is an American rapper. His first recorded mainstream performance was on a solo track from Lil Jon’s 2002 album Kings of Crunk. In 2004, Pitbull released his debut album M.I.A.M.I. under TVT Records. It included production producers Lil Jon and Jim Jonsin. Pitbull later released his second album El Mariel, in 2006 and his third, The Boatlift, in 2007. His fourth album, Rebelution (2009), included his breakthrough hit single “I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)”, which peaked at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Interesting Facts about Pitbull
- Is of Cuban descent.
- He was chosen by FIFA and Sony Music to write and record “We Are One (Ole Ola)” along with Jennifer Lopez and Claudia Leitte, which served as the official song of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil (2014).
- Speaks both English and Spanish.
- Attended South Miami Senior High School before graduating from Miami Coral Park High School.
- Loves Miami Subs Grill and purchased an equity stake in the restaurant chain on July 24, 2012.
- He was the featured speaker at the official opening of the new charter middle and high school Sports Leadership and Management (SLAM), which he helped build on August 19, 2013 in Miami’s Little Havana, where he grew up.
- He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6201 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on July 15, 2016.
Personal Quotes by Pitbull
I grew up around salsa, merengue, bachata, bass music, freestyle, hip-hop, techno, house, rave.- Pitbull
In any country when you throw something in somebody’s face, it’s disrespectful.- Pitbull
I’m definitely someone who enjoys life and wakes up with a ball of energy.- Pitbull
I don’t agree when the USA, that lives by a constitution, says, OK, just because you look this way, we’re going to ask you for your documentation, or you gotta go back to your country.- Pitbull
This industry is 90 percent business, 10 percent talent.- Pitbull