In 2016, he released his first single “No Vendo Trap” which, like most of his YouTube videos, garnered millions of views. Subsequently, he released “She Don’t Give a Fo” and “Hello Cotto”. But it was his feature film on Khea’s “Loca Remix” with Bunny and Cazzu that earned him his first appearance on Billboard‘s Hot Latin Songs. It peaked at number 45 in the June 23 rankings. To date, its catalog has generated nearly 50 million on-demand audio streams in the United States.
“I’m not one to look at charts,” says Duki, who says he will collaborate with artists whose craft he admires. “But if that happens, it’s always a good thing. What really motivates me is what a song can do for me or for someone else. It’s gratifying to know that I do. showed something different in a song that my fans enjoyed. What’s important is knowing that someone liked, understood and supported one of my songs. “
Although he does not have a recording contract, his booking manager is Federico LaurÃa, who guided the artist after meeting him in 2017 and led him to headlining the Buenos Aires festival. Trap with Bad Bunny and a sold-out show at Luna Park, one of Argentina’s most important sites.
âDuki was a phenomenon on the streets and we immediately knew we wanted to work with him,â LaurÃa said previously. Billboard. “He’s the biggest Argentine trap performer.”
Thursday April 22, Duki released his new album Desde El Fin Del Mundo with collaborations with Khea, Farina and YSY A. âThe biggest difference in this album is that I’m more mature and more professional,â he says. “But I’m happy with the end result. You can listen to his new album here.
Learn more about this week’s Latin artist on the climb below:
Name: Mauro Ezequiel Lombardo
Major achievement: “To have been able to do something with the tools my parents gave me. And now I can give back to them and support them. I have achieved them all with their support.”
Recommended song: “‘Piensa En MÃ’, which isn’t even a song of mine, it’s Sticky MA and I’m on it but I love this song. It’s completely different from my first repertoire. And I love them. lyrics and the message behind it. “
And after: “I’m going to keep recording more music, but this time I’m going to do more reggaeton and dancehall tracks, just more dance music.”