Jonathan Resto, aka Jon Z, was born on May 20th, 1991 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Despite being born in a humble household, Jon Z's family has always supported his love for music. His father was a drummer and taught him how to play, and his mother was a good singer.
He actually chose his artistic name as a tribute to his mother, whose name is Nancy. The sound "cy" is Spanish sounds similar to the letter "Z" in English.
His first album, "The Game Is About To Change", was released in 2015. The following year, he released the song "Pegao", a collaboration with Bebo Yau, which was followed by "Mentirte", one of his first hits.
Jon Z has collaborated with high-profile artists such as Farruko, Almighty, Anuel AA, Arcangel, Ñengo Flow and Baby Rasta. At the age of 25, he is already positioned as an artist to watch, and even though he's aiming for the stars, he never forgets to be humble.