Alejandro Sanz is a Spanish singer-songwriter and musician who has been a major force in Latin music since the early 1990s. His music is a mix of pop, rock, flamenco, and Latin rhythms, and his lyrics often focus on themes of love, heartbreak, and social issues. He has won numerous awards, and he has also been honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. His collaboration with Shakira on the 2005 single "La Tortura" reached number one on several charts worldwide. He has sold over 25 million albums worldwide, making him one of the most successful Latin artists of all time.