maluma-colombian-singer-dogs pritiJuan Luis Londoño Arias aka Maluma, born 28 January 1994, is a Colombian singer and songwriter. Maluma was born and raised in Medellín where he developed an interest in music at a young age. At the age of 16, he began recording songs and at the age of 17, he released his debut album, Magia (2012). He gained popularity after his breakthrough album, Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy, was released in 2015. The album led to successful collaborations with several artists. He released F.A.M.E. in 2018, to further commercial success. He followed it up with 11:11 in 2019, and Papi Juancho, released without further announcement in 2020. His single “Hawái” reached number three on the Billboard Global 200, and became the first number one single on the Billboard Global Excl. U.S. chart. With sales of over 18 million records (albums and singles), Maluma is one of the best-selling Latin music artists.