February 10, 1978
, Puerto Rico
Don Omar (born William Omar LandrÃ³n Rivera; February 10, 1978), is a Puerto Rican reggaeton singer-songwriter, recording artist and actor. He is sometimes referred to by his nickname El Rey (Spanish: "The King"). Early life: Omar is the oldest son of William LandrÃ³n and Luz Antonia Rivera. He was born and raised in Carolina, Puerto Rico. From an early age, he showed interest in the music of Vico C and Brewley MC. During his youth, he became an active member of a Protestant church, Iglesia EvangÃ©lica RestauraciÃ³n en Cristo in BayamÃ³n where he occasionally offered sermons.