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Carlos Vives

Carlos Alberto Vives Restrepo is a Grammy Award and three-times Latin Grammy Award winning-Colombian singer, composer and actor.


Carlos Vives was born in August 7 1961 in Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia, where he spent his first 12 years of life. At that age, he and his family moved to Bogota in search of a better life. They lived with Diego Martinez and his family. There he acquired a taste for rock, and started playing in bars and cafes in the city, but never forgot his Caribbean roots. At the same time, he pursued an acting career, being remembered in ...

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