Daddy Yankee Height, Weight, Age & Girlfriend

The King of Reggaeton, Daddy Yankee rose to fame with the release of his acclaimed single, Gasolina in 2014. One of the “Most Influential Artists in the World” according to Time Magazine, he has come out with over half a dozen albums throughout his career. To learn more about the singer, be sure to read on below.

Daddy Yankee – 2017 Facts

Real Name

Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez

Nick Name


Daddy Yankee

Occupation and Job

Singer-songwriter, record producer, rapper, actor

Famous For

Daddy Yankee first gained international recognition for his single, Gasolina in 2004. Since then, he has earned himself the title of “King of Reggaeton” by fans and critics alike.

Age – How Old is He?

He is currently 40 years old

Birthday/Date of Birth

He was born on February 3, 1977

Place of Birth/Hometown

Daddy Yankee was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where he spent his youth.

Nationality

American

Ethnicity

He is Puerto Rican

Daddy Yankee Height, Weight & Body Facts

How Tall – Height in Feet

He is 5’7″ tall

How Tall – Height in Meters

He is 170cm tall

Weight in Pounds

He currently weighs 173 pounds

Weight in Kilograms

He currently weighs 79kg

Body Measurements

Chest- 107 inches or 42cm, biceps- 16 inches or 39cm

Waist Size

35 inches or 89 cm

Foot/Shoe Size

His show size has not been disclosed

Eye Color

Hazel

Hair Color

Dark brown

Daddy Yankee’s Personal Life in 2017

Is Daddy Yankee in a Relationship?

Daddy Yankee has been with his wife, Mirredys Gonzalez Ayala for many years- though it’s unclear when exactly they had married. Like many celebrities, however, he has chosen to keep most of his personal life behind wraps. Having said that, he has stated that his relationship with his wife is strong, as they are good friends.

Daddy Yankee’s Girlfriends

At this time, we do not have any information on the Puerto Rican singer’s previous relationships.

Mother

Rosa Rodriguez

Father

Ramon Ayala

Sisters

As far as we know, he does not have any sisters

Brothers

Daddy Yankee has two brothers named, Melvin and Nomar Ayala

Children

Daddy Yankee has two children; his oldest was born when he was just 17 years old. In terms of raising his daughter as a teen, he has described it as being a “hard experience.” With his wife, he also has another child.

High School

At this time, we do not have any information available on his education history.

Did Daddy Yankee Go to College

No, as far as we can tell, the Puerto Rican star has not gone to college.

Salary

At this time, we do not have any details on Daddy Yankee’s salary.

Net Worth

As of 2017, Daddy Yankee has an estimated net worth of $15 Million.

Sexuality

Straight

Random Facts

Hobbies

It’s assumed that he enjoys listening to music in his free time

Favorite Food

Unknown

Favorite Actor

Unknown

Favorite Book

Unknown

Favorite Movie

Unknown

Favorite TV Show

Unknown

Favorite Color

Red and Black

Favorite Music Artists

Unknown

Favorite Sports

Unknown

Horoscope

Born on February 3rd, he is an Aquarius

Phone Number

This information is currently unknown

Address

This information is currently unknown

Daddy Yankee’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames

Daddy Yankee’s Facebook Account 

https://www.facebook.com/daddyyankee/

Daddy Yankee’s Twitter Username 

https://twitter.com/daddy_yankee

Daddy Yankee’s Instagram Username 

https://www.instagram.com/daddyyankee

Daddy Yankee’s Youtube Channel

https://www.youtube.com/user/DaddyYankeeOFFTV

Daddy Yankee’s Snapchat Username 

Daddy Yankee’s Snapchat username is @daddyyankee

Other Interesting Facts:

  • Wanting to become a professional baseball player, he once tried out for the Seattle Mariners
  • In 2009, he was hailed as “The Most Influential Hispanic Artist” by CNN
  • He has appeared in a few films including, Talent de Barrio in 2008, which he also helped to produce
  • In 2010, he played a recurring role in the CBS soap opera, The Bold and the Beautiful
  • Throughout his music career, he has won several accolades including a Latin Grammy, six ASCAP Awards, over a dozen Billboard Latin Music Awards, among others
  • As of June 2017, he became the first Latin artist to become the most listened to singer on the popular streaming platform, Spotify
  • He has collaborated with several prominent artists over the years including Eddie Dee, Luny Tunes, Ricky Martin, Alexandra Stan, and Yandel
  • He is the spokesperson for “I Clean Puerto Rico” (Yo Limpio a Puerto Rico), an environmental organization founded by Ignacio Barsotti
  • In 2015, he appeared as a guest diner on the popular reality cooking show, Hell’s Kitchen

Daddy Yankee Bio – 2017 Update

Born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Daddy Yankee originally aspired to become a professional baseball player; it wasn’t until he suffered a shot to the leg that he decided to go through with a music career. His first studio album, No Mercy was released in the spring of 1995. Still, it wasn’t until 2004 that he gained widespread attention for the record Barrio Fino. Certified platinum, it spawned a few charting singles including, Lo Que Paso, Paso, Like You, and Gasolina. Since then, the artist has released the titles, El Cartel: The Big Boss, Mundial, and Prestige, all of which have charted in the United States. Some highlights from said projects include Pose, Limbo, Pasarela, and La Despedida.

Still, as active as ever, the singer has churned out a few singles this year including, Vuelve (Feat. Bad Bunny), Boom Boom, Hula Hoop, and La Rompe Corazones (Feat. Ozuna). This January, he was also featured in Luis Fonsi’s smash hit, Despacito, which dominated the music charts at number one. Speaking of musical endeavors, he has also put on a number of concerts across the globe over the past few months. Most recently, he held a show at New York’s Barclays Centre in Brooklyn. From the looks of it, the Puerto Rican star still has a couple of upcoming shows, more specifically one in Dallas, Texas, and another in Mexico.

What else has Daddy Yankee been up to? Outside of music, he has also appeared a few times on television- for instance, he was invited as a guest on the talk shows, Dani & Flo, and New Day.