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In 1987 by Michael Ellis who is a Panamanian record producer and founder of New Creation Enterprises, where artists such as Edgardo Franco (aka) "El General", Smooth the Hustler, Pesos, Tricky, El Profeta, Calito Soul, Owie Irie and Frank Bent (aka) "Killer Ranks" were born. Michael Ellis is responsible for the genres RegRapBlues, Spanish Reggae and Reggaeton.

Michael Ellis produced the smash hits as "El Gran Pana", "El Maestro", "Son Bow", "Buduff Kun Kun", "Te Ves Buena", "La Quemé", "El Paré", "No Mas Guerra", "Wine Your Body", "Cross The Border", "Caramelo", "Mermaid Body" , "Muevelo, Muevelo" with New Creation/BMG , "Hombre Murio" with New Creation/Columbia Records, "Do That to Me One More Time", and "Killing you Suave" by Killer Ranks in association with Warner Brothers.

This movement was a product of a team of individuals along with Michael Ellis such as Nando Alvarechi, Luis Pisterman (Former Vice President of WEA Latina), Jesus Lopez (Former VP of Latin North America at BMG International), Hector Marcano and Freddy Beras-Goyco all played a role in marketing and exposing at the time, the mostly unknown genre of Reggaeton.

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Reggaeton is a mixture of Latin and Caribbean sounds to create a wonderful genre of music. It is said to have begun around the 1960s-70s in places like Jamaica, Puerto Rico, and Panama. The reggaeton movement is credited to Michael Ellis an includes legends such as Superchat, Cutty Ranks, Nicodemus, and the great Bob Marley.

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