There are at least two artists that use the name cero. cero - an indie band from Japan whose debut album was released in 2011. Cero - a hip hop artist from the United States (bio below). INTRODUCTION Cero a Washington DC native of South American Descent is no rookie to the "Latin Urban" genre. Cero brings an original, grimey, radical spanglish flow. Whether delivering a positive message to empower people or reflecting on the negativity from his environments from Latin America to the DMV (DC, Maryland, Virginia) area.