Luis Coronel, born on February 3, 1996, has become one of the biggest music stars in Latin music. He has given the genre a modern twist. His unique singing style, narrative music videos, and urban representation helped his first two albums go viral. His debut album placed second on the U.S. Latin charts while his second album peaked at number one. Both albums were certified gold. Apart from his albums, Coronel has released many successful singles. We will help you celebrate this talented entertainer’s special day right here.
Luis Coronel sings romantic Mexican regional music, but his music has gone beyond Mexico and now appeals to Latin Pop fans worldwide. Millions of fans adore the handsome singer. Coronel was born on February 3, 1996, in Tucson, Pima County, Arizona. His parents are Miguel Coronel and Gámez Coronel. He has Mexican ethnicity, and his zodiac sign is Aquarius. He completed his high school at Pueblo High School in Tucson. Coronel started singing in the church choir when he was six years old. At home, his maternal grandfather also inspired him to sing. He was greatly influenced by Gerardo Ortiz, whom he later toured with.
Coronel’s childhood ambition was to become a professional boxer, and he worked hard at it. One day, he uploaded a video clip of himself at the gym. The video went viral, and Coronel got noticed by many people. He soon focused on singing and gave up on his boxing plans. He made more videos and posted them on YouTube and Facebook. Many of his videos went viral, and his social media following grew since then. Soon, he caught the attention of DEL Records, the most prominent Latin label in regional Mexican music. The label signed him, and he released “Con la Frente en Alto,” his debut album, in 2013. The album did well, and it won him a ‘New Artist of the Year’ award in 2014.
Coronel released his second and final album with DEL Records in 2014. It was titled “Quiero ser tu dueo,” and it fared even better than his first album. The album helped Coronel win four out of the five awards he was nominated for in 2015. Coronel left DEL Records in 2017 to join Sony Music Latin. He released his third album, “Ahora soy yo,” in 2017.
Coronel releases “Con la Frente en Alto,” his first album, with DEL Records.
He wins the 'New Artist of the Year’ at the Latin Billboard Music Awards for his debut album.
He wins the crown as the ‘Favorite Regional Mexican Male Artist,’ edging out his former idols.
Coronel ends his journey with DEL Records and joins Sony Music Latin.
He drops his third album shortly after joining Sony Music.
Why We Love Luis Coronel
He is always grateful to his fans
Coronel's growth benefited from fans who were passionate about him. He is always grateful to them for making him a star.
He is generous
Coronel donated $20,000 to a Texas school to fund the rebuilding of their music program. We love him for his generosity.
He listens to people
Coronel often asks his fans for feedback about his music. We love his humility and his willingness to satisfy them.
5 Surprising Facts
His pet peeve
Coronel hates it when people eat with their mouths open.
His role model
Coronel's role model is his older brother, who helped raise him after his father's deportation.
His favorite Kardashian
His favorite Kardashian is Kylie Jenner.
His favorite color
Coronel loves the color red and he doesn't know why.
His favorite food
His favorite food is breaded shrimp tacos.
Luis Coronel FAQs
Who is Luis Coronel dating?
Coronel is currently dating Cristina Bernal. He once dated Adilene Idalie.
What happened to Luis Coronel's father
Coronel’s father was arrested and locked up when he was 10 years old. After being in jail for two years, his father was deported to Mexico for illegal immigration.
Is Luis Coronel an only child?
Coronel has two siblings. He is the youngest of three children.
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