Ruddy Estévez Caraballo
Born in the Atlantic coastal city of Rio San Juan in the Dominican Republic, Ruddy Estévez has been singing since the age of 10 and since the age of 15 he won innumerable singing competitions in the whole country. When a Canadian tourist gave him a cassette with recordings of the Italian star-tenor Lucianno Pavarotti in the eighties, Ruddy Estévez found his love and destiny for classical music. Pavarotti became his defining musical role model and the impulse to find the way to Europe as a musician. Today Ruddy Estévez lives in Germany. Here he got his classical education and developed his distinctive tenor especially through natural talent, passion and sympathy in a stylistic mixture of classic and crossover. After his sensational success during the German RTL TV show „super talent 2010“ in front of an audience of millions people can be excitetd of the finalist`s future. With a distinctive Spanish soul in his voice and an incredible intensive stage presence Ruddy Estévez is going to carry his fans on a musical-cultural trip to his Latin American roots with a spanish spoken repertoire. Also Italian, English and German tracks and own compositions create his performances very special.
The heart of Ruddy Estévez is in the right place. He has kept his likeable down-to-earthness reflected by his social commitment. As he experienced a lot of poverty and harm firsthand in the Dominican Republic, there he wants to build up a shelter for poor children and families named after his mother. In this way children and families are to get food and a basic medical supply over a longterm basis.