Former Miami Heat Star Carlos Arroyo Now One Of The Biggest Reggaeton Stars In The World – Bleacher Report M

Via Bleacher Report Mag – Carlos Arroyo was a good basketball player. He was mostly known for leading the Puerto Rican national team to an upset victory over the United States in 2004, Team USA’s first Olympics loss in 16 years. He also carved out a nice career in the NBA. He only averaged 6.6 points per game for his career, but he hung around for nine years and even spent the majority of the 2010-11 season—LeBron James’ first in South Beach—as the Miami Heat’s starting point guard.

Arroyo’s career wound down after that, and he played his final NBA game that spring. Save for a few seasons overseas—and a stint last summer with the BIG3—he’s mostly receded from the basketball spotlight.

But Arroyo, it turns out, has another talent: He happens to be a reggaeton star. In March, he released “Baila Reggaeton,” featuring the popular duo Zion & Lennox. His first release since 2010, it’s since been viewed on YouTube more than 4.6 million times. Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union danced to the hit on Instagram. So did Reggaeton star Nicky Jam. The news of the release was shared as an “exclusive” on Billboard.com

RELATED  ‘The Main Event’ Review: A Kid Pro Wrestler, in a Magic Mask – The New York Times

Source: Carlos Arroyo Isn’t Setting Up Stars Anymore—He Is One

Watch, Dance, and Listen to ‘Baila Reggaeton’ Below

 
 
 
 
 
View this post on Instagram
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Happy 💃🏾 👶🏾🕺🏾

A post shared by dwyanewade (@dwyanewade) on

For more content from all-star athletes, check out Recess Sports Now!