The artist from Gran Canaria Juanfran is living a unique moment in his career. He has just released his latest single ‘Nunca te cambié’ and in less than a week it already has close to a million views on his YouTube channel, consolidating himself as one of the musical phenomena of the moment not only in Spain, but also outside our borders.
It is about «what can be considered the first reggaeton ballad in history», according to his manager David Navarro, owner of DN7 Music, and it is becoming an international viral phenomenon. «He is an artist with a totally different tone of voice who has captivated half the world in just seven months of work, to the point that he won the European Revelation Artist award at the Tu Música Urbano 2020 Awards,» he said. .
This song was produced by the Spanish Alberto Quintero, composer, arranger, record producer, musical and orchestra director who has developed his career in both the recording and musical worlds, achieving numerous successes, including two Award nominations. Max Award for Performing Arts (years 2001-2002) for Best Music Director, for his work on My Fair Lady, the musical. He is one of the great architects of the success of the Il Divo quartet and has also worked with artists such as Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson, Boys to Men, Pastora Soler, Chenoa and Carlos Baute. The circumstance occurs that Juanfran is the first urban artist with whom Alberto Quintero works.
Juan Francisco Delgado Hernández, 16 years old and from his home in Gran Canaria (Spain) has seen how, in a few months, he is fulfilling his dream of gaining an important place in the world of urban music. And all this thanks to his tireless desire to compose, learn and “work in what I like the most, which is the music industry. I am always trying to learn, improve and pay close attention to the greats of music, above all, with humility and work. That is the key and I want to continue progressing, ”he said.
His talent has recently been recognized by being awarded as a Top Urban Artist in Europe in the second edition of the Tu Música Urbano Awards, the most important in this industry worldwide, recently held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the cradle of urban music.
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It swept away with ‘Como llora’.
Juanfran’s previous success, the song ‘Como llora’, has already accumulated almost nine million views in two and a half months on his official YouTube channel and was produced by DJ Luian and Mambo Kingz, the creators of the Bud Bunny phenomenon among others and founders of the Puerto Rican independent record company Hear This Music. The lyrics were written by Justin Quiles and Juanfran himself.
The artist, represented by the company DN7 Music, currently has seven songs on his YouTube channel that exceed 35 million views and is a viral phenomenon on the Tik Tok platform with the hashtag #Nevertecambie that already exceeds one million publications.