Profiled as the newest rising star of the tropical genre, Christian Alicea draws his musical inspiration from his Puerto Rican roots, his family background and his passion for Latin music. Christian Alicea is one of the few young salsa artists, and is causing quite a sensation. With only 27 years of age, and barely a year since the beginning of his professional career, Christian has positioned himself with his two most recent singles titled "Vuelve" and "Cobarde" for 13 consecutive weeks and his new single “Aroma” in the top 25 of the Billboard: Tropical Airplay charts in the United States. This noble, poised and highly charismatic young man is the star our culture has been waiting for.
Originating from Lares, Puerto Rico, Christian has tropical music ingrained in his veins, as he comes from a family of musicians. His father is a percussionist and leader of the salsa band, Maiken, and his brothers have worked with renowned artists such as Elvis Crespo as members of the band Zone De Tambora During his childhood, Christian participated in musical groups at school, and at the age of 11 he was already touring his native country singing on various stages with his fathers band Makein, which has been active for over 30 years. His biggest motivation is his family, especially his father and siblings, among whom he has always found unconditional support.
2023 has been an exciting year Christina Alicea has released his highly anticipated album "Yo," a masterful showcase of his talent and versatility as an artist. With this album, Christina Alicea has taken his music to new heights, and he has done so by collaborating with an impressive lineup of renowned artists. Collaborations with Maffio, Nacho, El Pepo, Tony Tun Tun, Rafa Pabon, DJ Nelson, J Alvarez, and many others have resulted in a dynamic and captivating musical journey. Each collaboration brings a unique flavor and energy to the album, showcasing Christina Alicea's ability to seamlessly blend different styles and genres. "Yo" is a testament to Christina Alicea's artistry and creativity, and it is sure to resonate with fans worldwide.