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Gerardo Ortiz

Gerardo Ortiz Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1989
Place of Birth Pasadena, California
Age 31 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
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Gerardo Ortiz

Gerardo Ortíz Medína, simply known as Gerardo Ortíz, is a Mexican singer-songwriter and record producer in the region. He grew up in Pasadena, California, where he attended Blair High School. In 2010, he won a Grammy nomination for Best Norteño Album for his debut album Ni Hoy Ni Mañana. At the 2013 Mexican Billboard Music Awards, he received four awards: Male Artist of the Year, Norteño Album of the Year, Norteño Artist of the Year and Artist of the Year, Song. He was also nominated for a Grammy Award for the best Mexican album in the region in 2013, for his album El Primer Ministro. On March 20, 2011, Ortíz survived an ambush in Mexico that killed his cousin and business manager. In July 2014, Ortíz joined Latin Grammy winner Ana Bárbara as a judge for the eleventh season of Estrella TV's Tengo Talento talent search competition, Mucho Talento airing from September to November 2014

Birth name Gerardo Ortíz Medína
Born October 05, 1989, Pasadena, California, United States
Genres Regional Mexican
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, record producer, actor
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2009–present
Labels DEL Records, Sony Music Latin
Associated acts Regulo Caro
Website Gerardo Ortiz's Official site
Twitter Gerardo Ortiz's Twitter

About Gerardo Ortiz

Regional Mexican music star who earned a Grammy nomination for his 2010 debut album Ni Hoy Ni Mañana. He has won several Premio Lo Nuestro awards including Norteño Artist in 2013 and both Regional Mexican Album and Song in 2015.

Gerardo Ortiz before fame

He started making his first public performances at age eight.

Achievement of Gerardo Ortiz

He survived a violent kidnapping attempt in 2011.

Gerardo Ortiz family life

He has four brothers: William, Kevin, Anthony and Oscar. His brother Kevin is also a pop singer. He grew up in Sinaloa which is his parents' birthplace.

Associations of Gerardo Ortiz

He followed in the footsteps of Larry Hernandez to become a top Mexican-American artist.

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  • American musician Norteño
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  • Musicians from Pasadena, California
  • Latin artists of Sony Music
  • Spanish-speaking singer from the United States
  • Musicians of Hispanic and Latin American descent
  • Latin musician

Latest information about Gerardo Ortiz updated on June 20 2021.

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