Armando Christian Pérez
Pitbull, Chris (his mother used to call him by this name)
Miami, Florida, USA
Pitbull attended South Miami Senior High School and graduated from Miami Coral Park High School. After that, when he was 16, he was kicked out of his house as his mother found him selling drugs. So, homeless Pitbull focused on his singing career.
Singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Alysha Acosta
- Siblings – Unknown
He is managed by Robert Fernandez, CEO of Famous Artist Music & Management.
Hip hop, pop, house
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
73 kg or 161 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Pitbull’s dating history is not known.
He has 2 children – Destiny Pérez, and Bryce Pérez.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Cuban descent.
- Shaved head
- Catchphrase “¡Dale!”
- He often uses the code 305, which is the area code of his hometown of Miami.
He participated in “So Kodak” campaign in 2010.
He has served as the spokesperson for Voli Vodka, Budweiser’s Bud Light line of beer.
Pitbull advertised for Walmart in 2012.
He does not believe in any religion, but he does believe in God. He probably grew up in the Catholic background with Cuban parents.
Best Known For
Pitbull was busy in 2012 in his concert tour Planet Pit World Tour.
On August 3, 2004, Pitbull released his debut studio album M.I.A.M.I. (abbreviation of Money Is a Major Issue) via TVT. The album contains 16 songs with length, more than an hour long. The album peaked at number 14 on the US’ Billboard 200 chart. It was able to sell 644,000 album copies just in the U.S.
In 2012, he appeared as himself in the 2012 documentary film La Gasolina: Reggaeton Explosion.
First TV Show
In 2007, he appeared in an episode of American hidden camera-practical joke reality television series Punk’d.
Pitbull’s workout routine and diet plan are not known. He has an average build and does not seem to spend countless hours in the gym.
Pitbull Favorite Things
- Food – Pitbull reveals his favorite food, which is actually a Cuban dish.
Source – Video
- On December 21, 2007, Pitbull was arrested for “drink and drive”. He gave $1000 for bail and was later freed of the charge.
- Pitbull has also given his voice to the 2006 18+ video game Scarface: The World Is Yours.
- In November 2013, Pitbull started a fragrance with Jacavi Worldwide and Parlux Ltd.
- He holds an equity stake in Miami Subs Pizza and Grill.
- Rapper Pitbull is fluent in both Spanish and English.
- His parents separated when he was young. So, Pitbull was raised mainly by his mother.
- After he turned 16, his mother kicked him out of the house because Pitbull started selling drugs.
- Visit his official website @ pitbullmusic.com.
- Connect with him on Twitter, Facebook, and MySpace.