Flex (singer)

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Flex
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Background information
Birth name Félix Danilo Gómez[1]
Also known as (DJ) Flex (US)
Nigga (LA)
Born (1974-08-29) August 29, 1974 (age 40)
Panama City, Panama
Origin Chitré, Panama[1]
Genres Reggaeton, Reggae, Latin Pop
Occupation(s) Singer, Songwriter, Performer, Dancer
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2000-Present
Associated acts Predikador, Belinda, Kumbia All Starz, Pee Wee, Alexis & Fido, Arcangel, Yomo

Félix Danilo Gómez (born August 29, 1974),[2] known by his stage names DJ Flex and Nigga,[2] is a Panamanian Latin Grammy Award winning reggaeton artist. He adopted the name Nigga after being told by another Panamanian artist that he "sang like a black guy from Jamaica."[3] Before releasing an album in the United States in 2008, Flex removed references to his nickname in songs, and his CD packages were reprinted with the name "Flex."[3]

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Flex has received nominations for a variety of awards shows including Premios Billboard, Premios lo Nuestro, Latin Grammys, Premios Juventud, Premios Oye, and Premios Monitor Latino.[4] Flex has won an Oye award, a Latin Grammy, and eight Billboard Latin Music awards.[4]

His accomplishments include a number one position in Mexican and American radio for over 20 weeks, as well as Gold and Platinum album sales worldwide.[4]

Personal life[edit]

After five years of dating, Flex married his longtime girlfriend Osiris Vega on August 26, 2008 and got divorced in 2011 [5] Flex continues to live in Panama.[1]

Discography[edit]

Main article: Flex discography

Studio albums[edit]

References[edit]

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