Influenced by Reggae, and started by its birth place Panama during the 70's and 80's. Reggaeton would soon open doors to all Latino's around the world. Reggaeton (pronounced reggae-TONE), is a testament to its legacy. Reggaeton combines Reggae, Hip-Hop, Rap, R&B, Cumbia, Merengue, Bachata, Bomba and other Latino influences, because of Ska and New Orleans-style R&B, which gave birth to Reggae, Reggaeton exist today. Though there are many famous reggaeton artist that exist today such as Daddy Yankee, Don Omar, Wisin Y Yandel, Tego Calderon & many more, that have some how become an idol to many young upcoming reggaeton artists. NaTyMeL Y Zinxero are up to the challenge. They are confident that one day they will be amongst those famous reggaeton artist and influence other young artist to pursue there goals. These two lively and very compatible artist, are to be looked at as the future of music. Though reggaeton is one of their strongest genres, they're extremely versatile and you never know what to expect from them. Keep an eye out for this very powerful duo soon to be the talk of the town.
NaTyMeL, born Melvin Valdez, February 10th 1984, began his curiosity for music at the age of ten, wrote his own songs, produced his own beats & considered himself officially a Hip-Hop artist at the age of 14, where he would be forced to be a man after the tragic lost of his father (Ruben Valdez). He then pursued his Latin desire for reggaeton two years later after being influenced by his brother and by the many famous reggaeton artist that you hear today. Starting with a crew of five (Mi Isla Muziq), NaTyMeL launched his first mixtape "Los Reyes De NY" in 1999, that had many wanting to hear more of him. Though NaTyMeL was born in NY, he maintains an unconditional love for his parents home country, the Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo), he saids "By never forgetting where I came from, helped me get exactly where I'm at today." Throughout the years NaTyMeL kept his strive and invested into his own equipment eager to accomplish his goal. Going on as a solo artist for about six months he then ran into his soon to be partner ZinXero (Luichys B. Caba).
Zinxero, born Luichys B. Caba, October 3rd 1984, began his undeniable journey for music at the age of thirteen, writing his own songs, and battling with other young artists from the neighborhood where he resided at that time. Throughout the years, desperate to show what he was capable of, he searched for local reggaeton producers and collaborated with one of New Yorks current big time reggaeton producers A&X (Alcover & Xtassy) and ran into another young artist known as Cobra. This collaboration would unleash his inner skills and push him to the next level. Zinxero formely known as Luicci C then teamed up with Cobra, worked on a demo and participated in many events such as "La Mega Estrellas" in 2003 & steady performances in local clubs. Zinxero, born in Villa Esperanza/Barahona Dominican Republic, represents his culture 100%, he moved to the Bronx, New York in 1993 and now resides in Spanish Harlem. "My youth and my past resides in my hometown, my present im developing as a young adult and whats to come resides in the future of my music." saids Zinxero. Throughout the years Zinxero kept his strive and went on as a solo artist, after about one year, he ran into his soon to be partner NaTyMeL (Melvin Valdez)
Thus Los Mayores was born....
Los Mayores (NaTyMeL Y Zinxero), born January 1st 2006, have shown to be the most impressive reggaeton duo of this time. Their versatile style makes it hard for them not to fall in multiple categories. Once together NaTyMeL Y Zinxero, collaborated with many great producers such as DJ Andrew, Twaco, A&X, & Euphoria. They started working on there spectacular debut album "Puro Caracter" mid 2007, which they launched November 1st, 2007. They continue to promote this album, while constantly writing and recording new ideas and making new tracks. NaTyMeL Y Zinxero definitely a new look for the future.
Yes at local clubs. Have 2 upcoming events DEC. 9th 2007 at the Baja Lounge Bronx NY for a Modeling Show & DEC. 16th at the Baja Lounge Bronx NY, for a Premios de Reggaeton Event.