Pedro David Daleccio Torres (born on October 7, 1990), better known as Dalex, is an American Latin R&B singer. He was formerly part of the duo Jayma y Dalex.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

Dalex
Birth namePedro David Daleccio Torres
Born (1990-10-07) October 7, 1990 (age 29)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
GenresLatin R&B
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active2015–present
LabelsRich Music
Websitedalexmusic.com

Currently, Dalex is signed to the Rich Music record label.

Early life and career beginnings

At age 11, the son of divorced parents, Dalex moved to Allentown, Pennsylvania. At age 12, he returned to Puerto Rico.

At age 18, while studying to become a barber, Dalex began to write songs. When he finished his studies, he moved to Orlando, Florida, looking for better opportunities in the music industry.

Jayma y Dalex

After signing with Anakin Ent, Dalex started singing in the duo Jayma and Dalex. Their first single "Me Encantas" drew attention. Subsequently, the duo collaborated with urban artist Cosculluela on the song "Lento," which surpassed a million views on YouTube.

Jayma and Dalex's first album, "Gravedad", was released in October 2015. It featured collaborations with Justin Quiles, Jory Boy and Pusho.[7][8]

Discography

Albums

Year Title
2019 Climaxxx
TBA Dalex Presents: The Avengers

EPs

Year Title
2018 License to Trap
2018 La Nueva Ola

Singles

As lead artist

List of singles as lead artist, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US
Latin

[9]
ARG
[10]
ITA
[11]
MEX
Pop

[12]
SPA
[13]
"Fantasía" 2016 Non-album singles
"Tú Decides"
"Mi Cama" 2017
"Rockstar"
(with Dimelo Flow and Justin Quiles)
"Yo No Sé" 2018
"Psycho" License to Trap
"Puesto Pal Millón"
"No Confías"
"Exótico"
"Afortunada"
"Antes Que Te Vayas"
"Pa Mí"
(with Rafa Pabön and remix featuring Sech, Cazzu, Feid, Khea and Lenny Tavárez)
20 3 78 46 6 La Nueva Ola and Climaxxx
"Vuelva a Ver"
(with Lyanno and remix featuring Justin Quiles, Sech and Rauw Alejandro)
2019 82
"Cuaderno"
(featuring Nicky Jam, Justin Quiles, Sech, Lenny Tavárez and Rafa Pabön)
47 13 15
  • PROMUSICAE: Platinum[16]
Climaxxx
"Bellaquita"
(with Lenny Tavárez)
34 4 90 TBA
"Hola"
(solo or featuring Lenny Tavárez, Chencho Corleone and Juhn)
35 6 11
  • PROMUSICAE: Platinum[16]
Climaxxx
"Quizás" (as part of The Academy) 41 31 15 The Academy
"Uniforme" (as part of The Academy) 67 91
"Perreo en La Luna" (as part of The Academy) 2020 16 27
"Mejor"
(with Sech)
68
[17]
TBA
"Perfume"
(with Justin Quiles and Sech)
67
[18]
"—" denotes a title that was not released or did not chart in that territory.

As a featured artist

List of singles as lead artist, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
ARG
[10]
SPA
[13]
"Qué Más Pues (Remix)"
(Sech featuring Maluma, Nicky Jam, Farruko, Justin Quiles, Dalex and Lenny Tavárez)
2019 12 18
  • PROMUSICAE: Platinum[16]
Sueños
"DJ No Pare (Remix)"
(Justin Quiles featuring Natti Natasha, Farruko, Zion, Dalex and Lenny Tavárez)
21 Non-album single
"Nada"
(Cazzu, Rauw Alejandro and Lyanno featuring Dalex)
65 Error 93
"—" denotes a title that was not released or did not chart in that territory.

References

  1. ^ "Jayma y Dalex - Biografia". Elgenero.com (in Spanish). 2014-05-13. Retrieved 2017-07-31.
  2. ^ BuenaMusica.com. "Jayma y Dalex - Biografía, historia y legado musical | BuenaMusica.com". www.buenamusica.com (in Spanish). Retrieved 2017-07-31.
  3. ^ "ABOUT". Dalex. Retrieved 2017-07-31.
  4. ^ "Jayma & Dalex – Como Tu No Hay | Lyric Video | XFLOW". www.xflowofficial.com. Retrieved 2017-08-01.
  5. ^ "Jayma & Dalex presentan su álbum "Gravedad"". Elgenero.com (in Spanish). 2015-10-05. Retrieved 2017-08-01.
  6. ^ "Jayma & Dalex continúa ganando territorio en Estados Unidos". Fogoneo.Com (in Spanish). 2015-06-03. Retrieved 2017-08-01.
  7. ^ "Jayma y Dalex lanzan su disco "Gravedad"". Fogoneo.Com (in Spanish). 2015-10-07. Retrieved 2017-08-01.
  8. ^ "El Reggaeton de Jayma y Dalex en La Feria de la Familia 2015". holaciudad (in Spanish). Retrieved 2017-08-01.
  9. ^ "Dalex Chart History (Hot Latin Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  10. ^ a b "Dalex Chart History (Billboard Argentina Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved March 11, 2020.
  11. ^ "Discography Dalex". italiancharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  12. ^ "Dalex Chart History (Mexico Pop Espanol Airplay)". Billboard. Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  13. ^ a b "Discography Dalex". spanishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  14. ^ a b "Gold & Platinum: Lunay". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  15. ^ "FIMI - Certificazioni" (To access, type "Dalex" in the "Filtra" box) (in Italian). Federazione Industria Musicale Italiana. Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  16. ^ a b c d e "El Portal de Música – Dalex (Canciones)" (in Spanish). Productores de Música de España. Retrieved January 28, 2020.
  17. ^ "Top 100 Canciones: Semana 8". Productores de Música de España. Retrieved February 26, 2020.
  18. ^ "Top 100 Canciones: Semana 11". Productores de Música de España. Retrieved March 18, 2020.