Eddie Santiago is a Puerto Rican salsa singer and songwriter who has been a major force in the Latin music scene since the 1980s. He is known for his passionate and romantic style of singing, which has earned him a loyal fan base throughout Latin America and the United States. Santiago's career took off in 1986 in Puerto Rico and the rest of Latin America as a soloist, recording songs including: "Tú me quemas" ("You Burn Me"), "Qué Locura Enamorarme de Ti" ("What Madness To Fall in Love With You"), "Me Fallaste" ("You Failed Me"), Antidoto y Veneno ("Antidote and Venom"), "Tu Me Haces Falta" ("I Miss You"), "Lluvia" ("Rain"), and many others. Santiago has earned both gold and platinum records, along with other awards. He is one of the main singers of "salsa romántica" ("romantic salsa").