There are at least three artists under this name: 1) From Toronto, Canada; Julian Cruz (also known as Julian) is a singer/rapper who's apart of The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye)'s "xo" Gang. On March 25th of 2012, Julian released Black Heart on his official website. 2) From the Dominican Republic, Julian (also from "Oro Solido") is a merengue singer, who mostly plays a folkloric merengue called perico ripeao. 3) JULIAN is a 2-piece formed in Churchill, Australia. Later relocating to Berlin.