Vico C (Rapper), born on September 8, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. Vico C's age 49 years & Zodiac Sign Virgo, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is White. Let's check, How Tall is Vico C?
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Vico C Height
5 Feet 2 Inches (157.48 cm)
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||5 Feet 2 Inches|
|Height (in Centimeters)||157.48 cm|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||64 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||141.09 lbs|
Vico C Body Measurements
Vico C's full body measurements are 44 inches (111.76 cm) - 14.5 inches (36.83 cm) - 30 years (76.2 cm).
|Measurements||44-30-14.5 inches/ 111.76-76.2-36.83 cm|
|Chest Size||44 inches (111.76 cm)|
|Biceps Size||14.5 inches (36.83 cm)|
|Waist Size (Male)||30 years (76.2 cm)|
Bio And Wiki
Vico C, whose real name is Luis Armando Lozada Cruz. He is famous by his stage name Vico C. He is an American reggaeton rapper and songwriter. He is considered the father of reggaeton and also the Father of Rap in Spanish.
Family and Childhood
Vico was born on September 8, 1971, in New York and raised in Puerto Ric. His father’s name is Rafael Lozada and his Mother’s name is Margarita Cruz. His brother Jay Lozada is a salsa musician. He does not have any sisters.
Vico C grew up in the Puerta de Tierra barrio in San Juan. He started to learn acting classes by the age of nine. And he began his professional rapping career in 1985. At first, he used to visit different grocery stores or pharmacies. He there buys home recording tapes and uses them to record different songs and then sells the tapes to his friends or family. In 1989, Puerto Rico was very popular for rapping. And that time Vico-C stands as the Godfather of Spanish Hip Hop. Though there were also others who were rapping in the ghettos such as Brawley MC, Piro JM, Jimmy MC, Bimbo. Ruben DJ was actually Vico-C’s DJ before DJ Negro and the second of the rappers to record, by releasing “La Escuela”.Vico C’s work had influenced everyone and he was signed to Prime Records. After that, he started the tour and visited different places including New York, Chicago, Miami, Mexico, Venezuela, El Salvador, Panama, the Dominican Republic. In 1992 Vico has recorded different songs. His singles include “Saborealo” and “María”. They are considered gold and platinum albums, respectively. Also in 1994, he was able to establish his own record company named VC Records. Through it, he was able to promote different renowned singers just like Lissy Estrella, Francheska, Lisa M, and so on. In the mid-1990s, Vico C met with the near-fatal motorcycle accident and it has caused so bad effect. It causes abuse of heroin, cocaine, and alcohol. After that, he became an evangelical Christian. He then went into a voluntary semi-retirement. In 1998, he with Christian rap named CD Aquel Que Había Muerto bring out the album. His new CD was no sooner named gold. After that in 1999, he returned to the touring scene with his concert Antés y después. Consequently, he released a sequel with the singer named Aquel Que Había Muerto. In 2004, Vico C released an album titled En Honor A La Verdad. While it couldn’t stand outstanding as his previous albums but was sold well. He’s one of the album’s singles “El Bueno, El Malo y El Feo”, which was widely heard. The single was a great combination of the best rap artists. Vico C’s album which has just released around 2005, including Desahogo, earned great success, and born June 3, 2006, he came back with another concert, El Encuentro. He is considered the pioneer of rap. He is known as the “father and creator of rap” in the music industry. He has also worked with artists like Big Boy, Eddie Dee, Ivy Queen, Héctor & Tito, Tego Calderón. Likely, he has also worked with producers like Baby Ranks, Tony Touch, and Luny Tunes. He has sung different types of songs including salsa with singer Gilberto Santa Rosa and also with a cumbia group named Kumbia Kings. Vico C is seen that always has given priority to maintaining a Christian theme throughout his music.
Achievements and Awards
Vico was awarded Latin Grammy Award for Best Urban Music Album in 2002. Likewise, he has also won the Latin Rap Aibujm Award of the Year in 1999. Lastly in 2017 Vico C has won Vanguard Award.
Vico C Net Worth And Salary
As of 2021, the estimated Vico C’s net worth is $57 million USD. His net worth consists of earnings from post sponsorships and brand endorsements.