Kathleen Emperatriz DeLuna is a Dominican American singer, songwriter and dancer. DeLuna began pursuing a career as a singer when she was a teenager. After signing with Epic Records, she released her debut single "Whine Up" in 2007. The single went on to become a commercial success, entering the Top 40 in numerous countries and topping the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart. Her debut studio album, 9 Lives, failed to see the success of its lead single. The album's third single, "Run the Show", became a hit in various territories, and reached number two on the Hot Dance Club Play chart. Following the commercial performance of her first album, DeLuna was dropped from Epic Records. DeLuna continued to record both collaborations and soundtrack singles. DeLuna later began working on her second studio album, Inside Out, which received a limited release through Universal Music Belgium.
|Birth name:||Kathleen Emperatriz DeLuna|
|Born:||November 26, 1987, The Bronx, New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Origin:||Newark, New Jersey|
|Genres:||R&B, hip hop, pop, Latin, dance, dancehall|
|Occupation(s):||Singer, songwriter, dancer|
|Instruments:||Vocals, piano, guitar|
|Labels:||Epic, Republic, eOne|
|Associated acts:||Elephant Man, Darin, Lil Wayne, Busta Rhymes, Shaka Dee, Mr Vegas, RedOne, Lil' Kim, Akon, Shaggy, Omarion, Trey Songz, The Bello Boys, Faydee|
|Twitter:||Kat DeLuna's Twitter profile|
|Youtube:||Kat DeLuna's Youtube channel|
|IMDb:||Kat DeLuna's IMDb|
About Kat DeLuna
Award-winning artist whose debut single "Whine Up" hit the Billboard Top 100 and topped the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart. Her song "Run the Show" was also a charting hit, peaking at #2.
She entered a Coca-Cola singing competition at age fifteen and won first place with her rendition of "I Will Always Love You."
She was briefly a member of an R&B group called Coquette.
She spent most of her childhood growing up in the Dominican Republic after her parents decided to return to their homeland.
It was rumored that Jennifer Lopez's songwriting team plagiarized one of DeLuna's songs.
Information related to Kat DeLuna
- Entertainers from the Bronx
- Musicians from Newark, New Jersey
- Spanish-language singers of the United States
- American hip hop singers
- American female pop singers
- American dance musicians