Magnate & Valentino were a Puerto Rican reggaeton duo. They were among the first duos to include ballads and romantic songs in the discography. They form part of the second wave of reggaeton artists having debuted in 1998 in various artists compilation album The Warriors 2 where they were called Los Nene. Magnate has since released his first solo album, Progresivo. Valentino released Los Compadres with Mario VI and Gocho, and Currently he works with Nicky Jam as producer in his first solo album.