Arjona is one of the most successful Latin American artists of all time, with more than 80 million albums sold. Arjona is noted for his lyrical style, and often addresses topics such as love, sexuality, violence, racism and immigration. As ofArjona had released sixteen studio albums,  one live album, nine compilation albums and forty-three singles.
Four albums had charted on the Billboard Four singles had reached number one on the Billboard Latin Songs chart and seven had done the same on Latin Pop Songs. He spent most of his childhood in Guatemala Citywhere he began his musical instruction.
They separated in As ofArjona was dating Venezuelan model Daisy Arvelo, with whom he has a child. Until recently, he held the record for the most points scored 78 in a single game by a Guatemalan. This earned him a visit from a Ministry of Education representative, who was sent to evaluate his pupils.
The representative found that the students' education was actually above average. The label attempted to portray Arjona as a stereotypical Latin lover. This Edgar s latin international dating failed to chart, but received moderate praise from critics, with Allmusic awarding it three stars out of five. Arjona started the new decade as a regular in the Mexican telenovela soap opera "Alcanzar una Estrella" English translation: Reaching a Starwhich assisted him in becoming a known singer throughout Latin America.
Edgar s latin international dating song became a hit, reaching No. Animal NocturnoArjona's fourth studio album, was released in The album contained the hit singles "Mujeres" No. He confirmed his reputation with the release of his fifth studio album, Historias. The album sold 2 million copies throughout Latin America and received twenty-seven platinum and two diamond certifications,  including quadruple Platinum in Argentina.
Historias was a career-defining success for Arjona. This was the first album in Arjona ventured beyond the theme of love to explore nationalism and globalizationamong other sociopolitical topics.
On 5 December and in front of a live audience of more thanpeople at the Hippodrome of Guatemala City, Arjona recorded his first live album, the release Vivo. It produced the hit "Desnuda", which became his first No. On "Mesias" Arjona talks about a character who appears "in the form of a wealthy, well-armed magnate with [ Critical reception for the album was mixed.
Birchmeier noted that it was "a misleading entry point into Arjona's catalog. On 6 DecemberArjona released his tenth studio album, Adentro. This was Arjona's first collaboration with Tommy Torres. While the instrumentation, performance, and overall sonic palette of this project are minimalist and unassuming, there is a depth Edgar s latin international dating brilliance to them.
The listener's ear does not tire or want for more, humble as Adentro is. Adentro became Arjona's second studio album to chart on the Billboardreaching No. InArjona started the first leg of his world tour, named the Adentro Tour. The tour resumed in for a second leg, in which he visited more countries.
Approximately two million people attended the performances. It seemed to him that he [Arjona] was an artist who proclaims the same values he proclaimed.
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Jason Birchmeier commented that "while only a couple of the new versions depart stylistically from the originals, the contemporary productions breathe new life into these songs, which should be well known by longtime fans",  and reaching double Platinum in Argentina  and the United States,  and Platinum in Mexico.
Birchmeier gave it three-and-a-half stars out of five, saying that "More typical than exceptional for Arjona at this point in his career, 5to Piso isn't as grand an album as his past few This led to speculation that the labels were in a fight to win Arjona's fanbase and sales. This compilation went Gold in Mexico,  and Platinum in Argentina.
Sin Mi " was released as 5to Piso' s second single, and reached No. The tour included shows in the United States,    Argentina,   Guatemala, Colombia, Venezuela and Mexico, among many other countries in Latin America, and ended on 18 June The Quinto Piso Tour was one of the most successful tours made by a Latin artist, with more than one million attendees from 19 countries.
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On social networksArjona was jokingly blamed, remarks such as "earthquakes go where he goes", making reference also to the earthquake felt in Mexico after the singer arrived.
The album marked a change in Arjona's sound, which he called a "stripped-down version" of his music. Arjona released his thirteenth studio album, Independienteon "Edgar s latin international dating" October This made Independiente Arjona's first album to ever have two number-one hits on that chart.
The song also topped the Latin Pop Songs chart, becoming the third song off the album to do so. To promote the album, Arjona embarked on the Metamorfosis World Tour. It ran from January until March and included shows in 18 different countries, with an estimated attendance of over one million people.
Arjona's primary musical style is Latin pop. He usually sings without the help of featured or additional singers. His style varied over the years, as Arjona took risks to keep his music from becoming stale. Animal Nocturno intersperses energetic rock songs among heartfelt ballads, and the instrumentation is heavy on guitar, synthesizer, and drums. Around two dozen instruments were used on the album, including horns, piano and Hammond B-3and strings.
Most of the songs were written in while Arjona was touring  and are performed acoustically with Caribbean touches. Besides a couple of rockers, the songs are fairly even in tone and tempo. Gutierrez considered the instrumentation, performance, and overall sonic palette to be "minimalist" and "unassuming".
This turned out to be the last song recorded by the latter, who died 4 January The result was a set of a cappella performances. Arjona commented about this album that "music and women look better with little clothes. It lasts eight and a half minutes and Edgar s latin international dating divided in three parts. The first is sung mainly with a piano. The second part is a ballad with Caribbean and Latin soundswith some salsa and Cuban influences.
In IndependienteArjona returned to his trademark sound, which Torres helped craft. David Jeffries of Allmusic gave the album a somewhat positive review. He compared the production values and musical style of Independiente with those of past albums Animal Nocturno and Historiasstating, "Returning fans will revel in this combination of freedom and growth, and appreciate the return of producer Tommy Torres, the man who has been behind the boards for quite a few of Arjona's most popular releases", referring precisely to the absence of Torres in the production of Poquita Ropa.
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