After 2006's Lo Que Trajo el Barco, and the unplugged collection of hits Solo Exitos, he went to work on a theatrical production of El Canto del Coquí, and got engaged to popstar girlfriend Jennifer Peña. The couple married in 2007. He became a father late in the year. Bermúdez, took an extended break from music not wanting to be separated from his new family. In 2009, appeared in the Broadway musical stage production of Paul Simon's The Capeman.
Bermudez returned to recording and independently issued Quien Me Lo Va a Creer in 2012, preceded by its single "Calendario Maya." He followed it in February of with Vida de Colores on Select-O-Hits. EMI issued the compilation Mejor De almost simultanesouly. ~ David Jeffries, Rovi