Daddy Yankee

Age, Height, Weight etc:

Occupation: Singer, songwriter, actor, musical producer
Real Name / Birth name: Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez
Nick Name: El Cangri, El Jefe, The Big Boss, El Maximo Lider, Daddy Yankee
Age / How old?: February 3, 1977
Birth Sign:Aquarius
From: (Place of Birth): Rio Piedras, PR
Nationality: Puerto Rican
Race / Ethnicity:Multiracial
Daddy Yankee Education:In 1993 he graduated from high school in Puerto Rican Villa Kennedy.

Measurements, Body:

Body Measurements: Chest – 42 in or 107 cm ,Arms / Biceps – 15.5 in or 39 cm, Waist – 35 in or 89 cm
Height / How tall?:5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
Weight:172 lbs or 78 kg
Dress Size:UNKNOWN
Hair Color:Black
Eye Color:Light Brown

Daddy Yankee


Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez, born in 1977, became a very popular rap singer and author of songs under the alias Daddy Yankee. He comes from Puerto Rico and has a title ‘The King of Reggaetón’ among his fans and musical critics. As at 2017, he has recorded 9 studio albums, has received 34 various awards for his music and inspired a great number of other musicians. For that he was included in the list of ‘100 Most Influential Artists’.
Daddy Yankee is a member of Music Stars.

Daddy Yankee photos:

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Family, Mom, Dad, Wife & Husbands, kids

Father: his father’s name is Ramon Ayala. 

Mother: his mother's name is Rosa Rodriguez Ayala.

Siblings: he has two brothers, Nomar and Melvin.

Wives and kids: he is married and has three kids.

Boyfriends & Girlfriends, Relationship

Sexual orientation: straight.

He was dating shortly an American singer and actress Paula DeAnda.

His wife’s name is Mireddys González. They have been happily married since 1994 and have two children – a daughter Jesaaelys and a son Jeremy. He also has a daughter Yamilette from his first relationship.

Daddy Yankee Money, Net Worth

His estimated net worth is $15 million.

Houses & Cars

Place of living: his family’s house is in Carolina, Puerto Rico.

Cars: he loves his comfortable car BMW X6.

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Misc Questions

What is the story behind his choice of career?

At the age of 15–16 he had a career choice between baseball and music but an accidental gunshot wound made him forget about sport and get fully dedicated to his songs. After the accident the young man tried his best to recover soon in order to graduate from high school together with his friends.

Why does he keep his family life private?

Daddy Yankee says it’s because he wants to avoid any kind of rumors. His family is very united and loving. The musician has a daughter and a son in his marriage. And his elder daughter Yamilette was born when he was only 17. He says it was difficult to become a father at such a young age but he loves her daughter and is proud of her. The singer calls his children and family the ‘little treasure’.

How was his stage name created?

The nickname ‘Daddy Yankee’ comes from the English affectionate word for ‘dad’ and from Puerto Rican slang word ‘Yankee’ which means ‘tall’ or ‘professional’. Without doubt, such a good stage name suits this loving father and respectable musician.

Interesting and Fun Facts:

  • Daddy Yankee still has a bullet in his hip after a gunshot at 16.
  • He is an activist in environmental protection.
  • He has many other nicknames: El Cangri (‘Very Important’), El Jefe (‘The Boss’) and King Daddy.
  • He says that without his music he now would be a criminal or even dead.
  • Daddy Yankee doesn’t like it when paparazzi try to take pictures of his children.
  • He was in the American TV series ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ where played himself.
  • He established a charity organization ‘Corazón Guerrero’ to help Latin American children.