Published on Jul 18, 2012
Jhonny Rivera. (Jhon Jairo Valencia Rivera) Born in Pereira, Risaralda a Feb. 23, most of his life in the village district of jurisdiction Perez Arabia - Pereira, a region that recalls fondly, for there in the work own field next to his father made friends that will last in your heart. His poor family is made up of his parents Maria and Jose Oscar Valencia Mabel Rivera, in addition to his three brothers Juliet and Oscar Mario Luz Piedad.
His artistic talent was noticed at an early age, showing the facility to compose ballads, songs and poems, with which encouraged family gatherings.
At 17, he left his village to travel to the capital. With the hope of getting ahead, started studying Civil Engineering and simultaneously was a messenger in a company of engineers, their economic situation prevented him completing his studies, leaving the fifth college semester as well, he worked as a carpenter, this office I got a little better their economic situation at this time, had its strongest disappointed love, which led him to compose his first songs, being the "pain of a game," the first song he recorded, it later became success, since then his career has risen sharply, thanks to his talent, dedication, persistence and humanity.
Diego, Neyber, Philip, Ovid, Leonardo, Darisnel, Daniel, Fred and Fabio, are his comrades and so, as his group THE PORTEÑOS up to 14 who have a wide recognition of his professionalism.
Given its short time in the music field, has done a very extensive tour, as the media have emerged as the new darling of the folk song has participated in concerts in almost all the national territory; alternate characters as Vicente Fernandez Marc Anthony, Diomedes Diaz, Ana Gabriel, Jorge Celedon, and many more, national and international stature. Besides participating in the show recorded for the stars with Jorge Baron has made more than twelve international tours in countries like Spain, USA, Ecuador, Venezuela and Aruba.
Among the many awards he has received can talk about the real prize in the U.S. Hispanic pride, recognition for being the number one popular music in Spain, Latin magazine cover in France, reports Billboard magazine in the Spanish-language in the world, nominated for five consecutive years Our Land Awards, which has won the award for Best Performance People and in 2009 received the Award for Best Traditional Tropical Performance for his success SOLITO BEST, Without being gender, this song in 2008 became the year-end success was also the album Cali Fair, in 2011 again received the award for Best Artist Our Earth People, also has won two gold records for their numerous sales, first with her album "I'm Single" and the second with "Intense" said Jhonny Rivera as this would not have been possible without the support of his audience.
In 2009 released his fifth musical project named: ME I HAVE RABIES, with 11 tracks of which underlines "BE FREE" recorded with the participation of Luis Fernando Araujo Doctors and Oscar Tulio Lizcano, former hostages, which aims to contribute a bit in the peaceful struggle for the liberation of the hostages.
In December 2009, in the crazy idea to do a song different tropical style as was Best Solito, which turned out a success, launching a new craze that is titled The shy, which was also widely accepted national and internationally.
In 2010, again set to enjoy all your audience with my only treasure, a composition by the artist Pereira, which was attended by the number 1 JBALVIN time.
In the third version of the National Awards "The Spite" Jhonny was no exception, with the support of all his audience, received two awards in the categories: Best Composer and Best Tropical Song for her hit "My One Treasure".
After 2 years of hard work, Jhonny Rivera throws his sixth album titled "I still love you", an album full of love, hate, jealousy and what you can not miss, its tropical touch. The first single of the same name "I still love you," a run for that person to spend despite many circumstances, we can not forget.
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