Vallenato vocalist and Timbales participant, he is one of the most mainstream singers of the genre. He continues to be nominated for numerous Latin Grammy and Premios Nuestra Tierra honours. He understood he wished to be a vocalist in senior high school and devoted his full focus on it upon graduating senior high school. He released his debut recording Tanto em virtude de Tí in 2002. His dad was an novice vocalist known as Un Palomo. He was raised with his sibling Carlos Ivan in La Guajira. He wedded his child years sweetheart Pieri Avendaño plus they possess three children collectively, Luis Jose, Silvestre Jose and Jose Silvestre. He’s a popular Colombian vallenato vocalist like Diomedes Diaz.