Luis Miguel Coronel Gámez (born February 3, 1996) is an American singer of regional Mexican music.

Coronel was born in Tucson, Arizona. At the age of six, he began singing in a church choir.

Career

Luis Coronel uploaded tons of videos of himself singing, but one caught the eye of Del Records. He recorded himself singing to his then current girlfriend Adilene Idalie and uploaded it to his Facebook account by using the computer that was in the boxing gym.[3] He was signed by Del Records at the age of sixteen.

Music

Some of his singles, "Mi niña traviesa," "Será más fácil," and "Escápate" have reached spots on Billboard charts. In September 2013, he released his debut album Con la frente en alto and with three weeks of its release, it earned a spot on the Billboard Regional Mexican Albums chart.[4] It was certified gold in the Latin field by the RIAA for shipping 30,000 copies.[5] Coronel won the award for "New Artist of the Year" at the 2014 Latin Billboard Music Awards.[6] He has garnered a nomination for Male Artist of the Year in the Regional Mexican category at the 27th Lo Nuestro Awards.[7]

Discography

Studio albums

YearTitleDetailsChart positionsCertifications
US
[8]
USLatin
[9]
US
Regional
Mexican
Albums

[10]
2013Con la frente en alto
  • Label: Del Records
  • Released: September 17, 2013
8021RIAA: Gold (Latin)[5]
2014Quiero ser tu dueño
  • Label: Del Records
  • Released: September 30, 2014
3311RIAA: Gold (Latin)[5]
2017Ahora soy yo1212

Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated worksResultRef.
2014Latin Billboard Music AwardsNew Artist of the YearHimselfWon[6]
Premios Tu MundoFeeling SocialHimselfNominated[11][12]
2015Premios Lo NuestroRegional Mexican Male Artist of the YearHimselfWon[7][13]
Latin Billboard Music AwardsRegional Mexican Albums Artist of the Year, SoloHimselfNominated[14][15]
Premios JuventudIt Was All"Quiero ser tu dueño"Won[16]
Voice of The MomentHimselfWon[16]
My Regional Mexican ArtistHimselfWon[16]
Latin American Music AwardsFavorite Regional Mexican Male ArtistHimselfWon[17]
Premios de la RadioPremio Orgullo LatinoHimselfWon[18]