Gerardo Ortiz Medina was born on October 5, 1989 in Pasadena, California.
Gerardo’s singing career started very young, at age 13 while participating in the program Codigo FAMA. Gerardo Ortiz currently lives in the same city where he was born and grew up in Culiacan, Sinaloa, the birthplace of his parents. He’s also lived in various parts of the world such as Bogota, Colombia and Tijuana, Baja California.
Gerardo Ortiz’s parents Antonio and Cecilia Medina Ortiz living in Tijuana with Gerardo brothers, William the elder, Kevin and Oscar the youngest. In 2010 Gerardo Ortiz opened his own shop in Tijuana, called Anvem an apparel boutique. Today Mr. Ortiz is one of the most important singers, known in the corridos / narcocorridos scene.