Pitbull Is Pitbull 'Mr. Education'? Rapper Opens Charter School In Miami By Claudio Sanchez • Oct 16, 2013 Rapper Pitbull (Armando Christian Pérez) is the latest in a long list of celebrities lending their star power to the flourishing charter school movement. Alicia Keyes, Denzel Washington, Shakira, Oprah — all support or sponsor charter schools. Miami's Pitbull Responds In Kind After Jay-Z Raps About Cuba By Daniel Hicks • Apr 15, 2013 Wikipedia Cuban American musician Pitbull has come out with his own song about Cuba just days after rapper Jay-Z released an "Open Letter" about a controversial trip to the communist island with wife Beyonce.