Born in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Jorge de León studied with Isabel Garcia Soto and continued his training in Italy with Giuseppe Valdengo and in Spain with Alfonso G.Leoz.
Winner of the National Competition Villa Abaran of Murcia, he has been involved in many operas, concerts and zarzuelas of which remain memorable interpretations of La Bruja Chapí, Los Gavilanes by Guerrero, El Duo de la Africana and The manojo of de rosas.
In 2004 he won the first prize and the prize "José Carreras" at the Competition "Julian Gayarre" and in 2005 he won the second prize at the "Jaime Aragall".
In 2010 he performs Andrea Chénier in Madrid, Cavalleria rusticana and La vida breve in Valencia under the baton of Lorin Maazel, Carmen, again in Valencia and at the Arena di Verona, Madama Butterfly in Tenerife and Aida in Valencia.
In 2011 he sings Carmen in Naples, Tosca in Madrid, Madame Butterfly in Bari, Tosca and Carmen in Palermo. In 2012 he makes his debut at La Scala in Aida, and he performs Le Cid and Tosca in Valencia, Il Trovatore and Aida at the Arena di Verona.
Teatro alla Scala wanted him for two different tours of Aida, in Qatar (2012) and in Japan (September 2013). By the end of 2012 he sings Turandot in Florence and Tokyo under the direction of Zubin Mehta, Tosca in Pamplona and Valladolid, Aida in Palermo.
In Summer 2013, he performs Verdi's Requiem in Barcelona and, after Arena’s Aida, he will play the role of Radames in Milan and in Naples.
In 2014 he will be in Berlin for Tosca, in Avenches for Carmen, in Turin for La forza del destino and in Bilbao for Alzira. In 2015 he will perfom Aida in Beijing, again conducted by Zubin Mehta.