Edgar Ricardo Arjona Morales, (born 19 January 1964), known as Ricardo Arjona (Spanish pronunciation: ar?xona]), is a Guatemalan singer-songwriter and former basketball player and school teacher. Arjona is one of the most successful Latin American artists of all time, with more than 0 million albums sold. He is often called El Animal Nocturno (The Nocturnal Animal), thanks to his breakthrough success with his fourth studio album which bears the same name. His music ranges from ballads to Latin pop, rock, pop rock, Cuban music, and more recently a cappella performances and a mixture of Tejano music and Norteno music, and other Afro-American and Latin sounds. Arjona is noted for his lyrical style, and often addresses topics such as love, homosexuality, kidnapping, rape, racism and immigration. As of 2011, Arjona had released thirteen studio albums, one live album, nine compilation albums and forty-three singles. Four Arjona albums reached number one on the Billboard Top Latin Albums, and ten reached number one in Argentina. Four albums had charted on the Billboard 200. Four singles had reached number one on the Billboard Latin Songs chart and seven had done the same on Latin Pop Songs. His work earned him numerous awards and accolades, including one Grammy Award, one Latin Grammy Award, the "Latin Heritage" Award as well as awards from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers; a silver and golden torch and two silver seagulls from the 2010 Vina del Mar International Song Festival, two Billboard Latin Music Awards, and a "Latin Trajectory of the Year" Award at the Orgullosamente Latino Awards of 2010. This book is your ultimate resource for Ricardo Arjona. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, photos, and much more. In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about Ricardo Arjona's Early life, Career and Personal life right away. A quick look inside: Contents, Ricardo Arjona, 2007 Latin Billboard Music Awards, 2010 Latin Billboard Music Awards, 2010 Vina del Mar International Song Festival, 5to Piso, A Ti, Acompaname A Estar Solo, Adentro, Animal Nocturno, Argentine Chamber of Phonograms and Videograms Producers, Canciones de Amor (Ricardo Arjona album), Como Duele, De Vez En Mes, Del Otro Lado del Sol, Detras de Mi Ventana, Dejame Decir Que Te Amo, El Amor (Ricardo Arjona song), El Problema, Fuiste Tu, Gaby Moreno, Galeria Caribe, Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album, Guatemala City, Independiente (Ricardo Arjona album), Jesus, Verbo No Sustantivo, Jocotenango, Lados B, Latin Grammy Award for Best Singer-Songwriter Album, Latin Grammy Awards of 2006, Latin Grammy Awards of 2009, Latin Pop Albums, Lo Esencial De Ricardo Arjona, Marta (song), Metamorfosis (label), Metamorfosis World Tour, Mi Novia Se Me Esta Poniendo Vieja...and more pages Contains selected content from the highest rated entries, typeset, printed and shipped, combining the advantages of up-to-date and in-depth knowledge with the convenience of printed books. A portion of the proceeds of each book will be donated to the Wikimedia Foundation to support their mission.