Amarfis Aquino, vocalist and innovator of La Banda de Atakke, was created in Sabana Grande de Boya, Dominican Republic. From a age, Amarfis could possibly be found out taking part in pots, pans, and containers in your kitchen of his uncle, Viro Mejia. A musician also, Viro arranged Amarfis on program to a existence as a specialist musician. Departing his native isle behind, Amarfis relocated to NY, where he’d discover his musical house. He studied structure, arranging, and creation at the town College of NY. Amarfis caused a number of exotic music organizations in the town before his skill was found out by Sonolux (Sony Music), which provided the artist a chance to record. Amarfis con la Banda de Atakke premiered in 1998, producing hits such as for example “Los Grilleros,” which arrived on charts around Latin America, the U.S., and European countries. His following albums — Caeme Atras, La Revolucion del Mambo, and Chilin’ — exceeded all product sales expectations, generating several hits. Amarfis con la Banda de Atakke developed a solid radio existence with several songs rendering it to Billboard’s Latin Tropical Airplay graphs in 2005. Amarfis provides since collaborated and performed with essential performers like Los Huracanes del Norte, Un Limite, and Juanes.