Romeo Santos is bachata music singer-songwriter that was born in New York on July 21, 1981. Romeo Santos used to be the lead singer of the popular group Aventura before starting a solo career in 2011. Santos started a deep love for music at the age of 12, and he experience near instantaneous success in the business when Aventura was formed in 1994. Santos was even invited to sing for President Barack Obama at the White House in 2009. Romeo Santos released his first solo album, "Formula, Vol. 1," in November 2011. Santos' fame made his debut solo album an instant success. "Formula, Vol. 1" would debut at number 26 on the Mexican music charts and number 9 in the United States. The album also went on to sell over 350,000 copies worldwide. "Formula, Vol. 1" would deliver Santos three nominations at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards. Santos would win Top Latin Album at the award show. He would also be nominated for Top Latin Artist and Top Latin Song for "Promise." "Formula, Vol. 1" would also be awarded with a nomination Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album at the 2013 Grammy Awards. Romeo Santos would take some time to tour the world before releasing his second solo album, "Formula, Vol. 2," in February 2014. The album debuted at number 1 on the music charts in Argentina and Mexico. "Formula, Vol. 2" would also reach number 5 on the United States music charts. The album sold over 220,000 copies in less than a year, well on its way to topping the sales of "Formula, Vol. 1." Santos' second solo album would deliver him four more nominations at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards. In addition to Santos and the album receiving nominations, the songs "Loco" and "Propuesta Indecente" were also nominated.