Jon Z

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Jon Z
Birth nameJonathan Resto Quiñones
Also known asJon Z
Born (1991-05-20) May 20, 1991 (age 29)
Juncos, Puerto Rico
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Rapper
  • singer
  • record producer
Years active2013–present
Labels
  • Sony Music
  • Chosen Few Emeralds Entertainment, Inc.
Associated acts

Jonathan Resto Quiñones (born May 20, 1991), better known by his stage name Jon Z, is a Puerto Rican rapper, singer and record producer.[2]

He was nominated for "Song of the Year" Urbano / Trap in Premios Lo Nuestro 2020 and in two categories in the Premios Tu Música Urbana.[3][4]

Jon Z has collaborated with high-profile artists such as Enrique Iglesias, Yellow Claw, Farruko, Almighty, Anuel AA, Arcángel, Ñengo Flow, Baby Rasta,[5] Wisin, Don Chezina, among others,[6] who have been in high positions on the Billboard list. and have received RIAA certifications.[7]

Career[edit]

Jon Z is cousins with Ele A El Dominio, with whom he made the Super Saiyian Flow mixtape.[8][9] Jon Z first began uploading freestyles to his YouTube channel in 2014.[10] He performed concerts across Puerto Rico and caught the attention of Boy Wonder, who signed him to Chosen Few Emeralds Entertainment.[11]

His debut album, JonTrapVolta, was released in 2017.[12]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

  • The Game is about to Change (2015)
  • JonTrapVolta (2017)
  • Voodoo (with Baby Rasta) (2019)
  • Loco, Humilde y Real

Mixtapes[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • "Pal Party" (2015)
  • "Sigo Tranquilo" (2015)
  • "Mentirte" (2016)
  • "No Pares" (2016)
  • "0 Sentimientos" (2016)
  • "0 Sentimientos" (Remix) (featuring Noriel, Darkiel, Lyan, Messiah and Baby Rasta) (2016)
  • "Buenas & Malas" (2016)
  • "Violeta" (featuring Lyan) (2017)
  • "Vas a Querer Volver" (featuring Ñengo Flow) (2017)
  • "Nunca me amo" (2017) (with Baby Rasta)
  • "Infinito" (2018)
  • "Falso Amor" (with Arcángel) (2018)
  • "Después Que Te Perdí" (with Enrique Iglesias) (2019)[13][14]
  • "Ya No Eres Mia" (2019) (with Baby Rasta)

As featured artist[edit]

  • "Hasta Que Lo Piedres" (Remix) (Jenny La Sexy Voz featuring Jon Z and Mestiza) (2016)
  • "Pegao" (Remix) (Bebo Yau featuring Jon Z) (2016)
  • "Go Loko" (YG featuring Tyga and Jon Z) (2019)
  • "El Terror" (Yellow Claw featuring Jon Z and Lil Toe) (2019)[15]
  • "Panocha (Remix)" (Faraón Love Shady featuring Jon Z and Ele A El Dominio) (2020)

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.vice.com/amp/en_us/article/bj9588/jon-z-go-loko-yg-essay
  2. ^ ReggaetonColombia.Net (2018-02-11). "Biografía de Jon Z ReggaetonColombia.Net Biografias". ReggaetonColombia.Net (in Spanish). Retrieved 2020-06-23.
  3. ^ Editorial. "JON Z RECIBE SU PRIMERA NOMINACION A PREMIO LO NUESTRO | Fusion4Media" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2020-06-23.
  4. ^ Feijoo, Bolivar. "JON Z nominado a 'Premios Tú Música Urbano' | Wow La Revista". wowlarevista.com. Retrieved 2020-06-23.
  5. ^ "Baby Rasta & Jon Z Interview: Exclusive". Billboard. 2019-08-08. Retrieved 2020-06-23.
  6. ^ "Jon Z – DeepDelay Management". www.deepdelaymanagement.com (in Spanish). Retrieved 2020-06-23.
  7. ^ "Gold & Platinum | Jon Z | RIAA". RIAA.
  8. ^ ""Ele A El Dominio Nigga": "Villano" del género urbano repasa su gran año". La Cuarta. December 25, 2018.
  9. ^ "Ozuna Teams Up With Ele a El Dominio For Jeva-Filled "Balenciaga" Video". April 3, 2018.
  10. ^ "Meet Jon Z, the Nimble MC Who Beat Residente's Record for Most Words in a Rap Song". January 10, 2018.
  11. ^ "ENRIQUE IGLESIAS & JON Z RELEASE NEW SINGLE, A POWERFUL VERSION OF "DESPUES QUE TE PERDI"". March 13, 2019.
  12. ^ Staff, Rapetón (2017-12-05). "Jon Z debuta #1 en Billboard con el EP "JonTrapVolta"". Rapetón. Retrieved 2020-06-23.
  13. ^ "Enrique Iglesias Announces New Single 'Despues Que Te Perdi' With Jon Z". March 11, 2019.
  14. ^ "Enrique Iglesias & Jon Z Premiere 'Despues Que Te Perdi' Video: Watch". March 13, 2019.
  15. ^ "El Terror (feat. Jon Z & Lil Toe) - Single by Yellow Claw on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved January 1, 2020.

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