Ten intriguing facts you may not have known about Peso Pluma
26.05.2023 - 18:57
Peso Pluma has skyrocketed to fame in mere weeks, taking the music industry by storm with his exceptional talent. As a Mexican singer, rapper, and songwriter, Peso Pluma has captivated the attention of fellow artists and music enthusiasts across the globe.
To offer a glimpse into this rising star’s personal and professional life, we have curated a list of ten intriguing facts you may not have known about Peso Pluma.The birth name of Peso Pluma is Hassan Emilio Kabande Laija. He was born on June 15, 1999, in Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico.
His mother hails from Badiraguato, Sinaloa, while his father has Lebanese heritage.Kabande Laija was raised in Guadalajara. During his youth, he developed an immense passion for music and began playing the guitar at 15 after seeking inspiration from YouTube videos.
He told Billboard how the art form became his therapy and expressing himself through it: “That’s where I’d write how I was feeling, then I realized some stuff would rhyme. I kept practicing and became better with time.”According to Peso Pluma, his stage name, translating directly to “featherweight,” comes from a conversation with former boxer Marco Antonio Barrera.
The singer and his band asked the world champion to help give themselves a stage name.The Super Bantamweight, Featherweight, and Super Featherweight recommended the name ”Peso Pluma” because it was the division in which the boxer obtained the scepter of the World Boxing Council and the World Boxing Organization in the 2000s.Peso Pluma developed his craft by writing songs inspired by regional Mexican music. In 2020 he released his first studio album Ah y Qué? and in 2021, he launched his second project, Efectos Secundarios.In 2022 his song “El Belicón,” featuring Raul