Alexis Alejandro Gotay Pérez, known artistically as Gotay El Autentiko, was born on June 22nd, 1985, Brooklyn, New York. He eventually moved back with his family to the city of Bayamón, Puerto Rico.
He released his first mixtape, self titled, in 2011, featuring collaborations with Ñengo Flow. His first album, "El Concepto", came the following year and had the songs "Que Quieres De Mi" (Remix) ft. Ñengo Flow, Nova y Jory, J Alvarez and Farruko, and "Lo De Nosotros", ft. Arcangel.
However, it wasn't until his second album, "El Del Vibrato", was released that he had his first #1 hit, "Real Love", which became popular all over Latin America, besides Latin radio stations in the United States and Puerto Rico.
In 2016, Gotay released the album "Los Autentikos, vol. 1", which featured collaborations with Pusho, Benny Benni, D.OZi, Lord Maik and Randy Nota Loka. His latest album, "El Chamaquito De Ahora", was released in 2017, and features the song "La Espera" ft. Nicky Jam, as well as collaborations with Ñejo, Arcangel and Farruko.