In 2001 he joined the salsa group Los Titanes de Colombia as the lead singer and recorded two salsa albums "titanez en vivo" and "los titanes de alberto barros". Seeing the need to expand his horizons in the music industry A.B. Junior attended Sound and Audio Engineering School where he earned his degree in Audio Engineering. Upon graduating he is now one of the few, if not the only, artists that is able to produce, arrange, compose, engineer, and perform on his tracks.
With his growing passion for the hard-hitting bass sounds of hip-hop, and the passion of his roots, salsa, AB junior created a fusion of these two high-energy sounds. In his album you can hear this fusion in songs like Latin Lover, Mambo, Don’t Lie, and Te Voy A Amar. A.B. made his first collaboration with music producer Marlon Kapry with singles called "enamorados" y "No me digan nada".
A.B. joined Andrea Santachika in the salsa group "luna llena" , this duo was formed in 2009, directed by his father Alberto Barros, their first album called "homenaje a Pimpinela". After participating in the salsa duo luna llena, A.B. Junior met with producer ill Factor and Steve Max and collaborated in the music single "Leile".
A few months after met Producer Rodrigo Millar and collaborated on his NeXT single "Vida tan bella". A.B started acting in 2010 in small roles with telemundo in novelas like "alguien te Mira" y "mi corazon insiste", later on in 2011 had an invitation to participate in a theatre play "Lorca vive" directed by Miguel Sahid. In this play AB became the poet Federico García Lorca and made his first theatre performance. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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