Yandel began his career in 1995. He is a phenomenally successful Puerto Rican vocalist,songwriter, musician, and record producer; a reggaetón artist. Having been a bona fide superstar in a solid fifteen-year career with the duo of Wisin & Yandel, he took a new turn as a soloist in 2014, touring the US. Yandel’s De Líder a Leyenda VIP Tour and successfully played through the summer to sold-out houses in New York, Washington D.C., Los Angeles,Houston, Dallas, Chicago and Orlando and Latin America.
In October 2014 Yandel became the first artist of his genre to record a TV special for the prestigious network HBO Latino. He also recorded a new track, “Marcando Territorio,” for Catch the Throne: The Mixtape Vol. 2, the mixtape soundtrack featuring multiple artists for HBO’s megahit series Game of Thrones.
November 2015 marked the arrival of the highly anticipated production title “Dangerous”. Dangerous climbed achieved a #1 on sales the week of its release and received Latin Grammy, Latin American Music Awards, Lo Nuestro and Billboard Latin Music Awards nominations. He was the first Latino artist to stream a live concert via Tidal and performing live at the boxing match produced by HBO and Roc Nation Cotto vs. Canelo
Some of his musical collaborations in general and Hispanic market include: J-Lo, Akon, R. Kelly, 50 Cent, Ja Rule, Eve, Nelly Furtado, Gloria Estefan, Ricky Martin, Enrique Iglesias, Don Omar, Daddy Yankee, Chayanne and Gilberto Santa Rosa and Maluma
His album #UPDATE, has surpassed 1billion streams views on all the platforms combined and was certified Platinum by RIAA.