Reggaeton Artist of the Month for January 2024

Bio

Born on October 25, 2006, in Morón, Buenos Aires, Camilo Joaquín Villaruel, professionally known as Milo J, is an Argentine reggaeton singer, rapper, and songwriter of just 17 years old. His musical journey began at a young age, drawing inspiration from his sister and participating in freestyle competitions, fostering his love for music and songwriting.

Milo J’s ascent into the music scene commenced in late 2021 with the release of his debut single, “Tus vueltas.” However, it was the track “Milagrosa,” dropped on August 26, 2022, that catapulted him to national recognition, marking a turning point in his career. Collaborations soon followed, including hits like “Valores del West” alongside Foco Foking and “El Bolero” with Yami Safdie, amassing millions of views on YouTube and gaining widespread acclaim.

In 2023, Milo J’s collaboration with producer Taiu on “Rara vez” became an international sensation, garnering over 350 million streams on Spotify and surpassing 100 million views on YouTube. He continued his streak of success, releasing an EP titled “511,” featuring standout tracks like “FLA” and “Al borde.” Milo J’s collaborations with Nicki Nicole and notable performances at events like La Velada in Madrid cemented his status as a rising star. His collaborations with artists like Duki, Lit Killah, YSY A, and Bhavi, along with his participation in the renowned BZRP Music Sessions with Bizarrap, have solidified Milo J’s position as a prominent figure in the contemporary music scene.

MILO J || BZRP Music Sessions #57

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