Llandel Veguilla Malavé Salazar, (January 14, 1977), born and raised in Cayey, Puerto Rico, better known by his stage name Yandel. A Puerto Rican Reggaeton musician, songwriter and record producer, who emerged in the music scene in 1995. He is best known as a member of the Reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel. He released his first solo album Quien Contra Mí in 2003, his second solo studio album, De Líder a Leyenda was released in 2013. Before he became a singer, Yandel worked as a barber in his hometown. He has a younger brother, Gadiel, who is also a singer. He is married to Edneris Espada Figueroa and has two children; Adrián and Dereck.