Juanes Turns 40, Feliz Cumpleaños 'Parce' (PHOTOS)

08/09/2012 11:03 am ET | Updated Jul 28, 2014

Juanes, the Colombian superstar with La Camisa Negra enters a new stage in his life today: his 40s!

To celebrate four decades of the parce's (Colombian word for 'homie') presence on the planet, we thought we'd tell you a little more about this international star.

Here are 20 things you never knew about Juanes, an artist whose music continues to transcend borders and cultures--speaking the universal language of music. Happy Birthday, Juanes!

20 THINGS YOU NEVER KNEW ABOUT JUANES

20 Things You Didn't Know About Juanes

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