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Get to Know Colombian Singer Manuel Turizo

Colombian pop/urban singer Manuel Turizo – who was recently named one of Billboard’s 10 Latin artists to watch in 2018 – shared some interesting facts about himself with Billboard as part of the “You Should Know” video series.

Turizo, who grew up in the Colombian city of Montería, explains that he began making music at the age of 13 and that his father initially inspired him to become a musician.

The "Una Lady Como Tú" singer says that his biggest Spanish language musical inspiration is Pablo Alborán, while Bruno Mars serves as his biggest English language musical influence. He also divulges that the first album he ever bought was, he thinks, by the Jonas Brothers.

To find out more from Turizo, including his favorite brand, food, television show and much more, you can watch the full video above.