Facts of Enrique Iglesias
|Full Name:||Enrique Iglesias|
|Age:||44 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||May 08, 1975|
|Birth Place:||Madrid, Spain|
|Net Worth:||$ 85 million|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 1 inches (1.87m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (Spanish (including Galician Spanish), 1/8th Puerto Rican [Spanish], some Filipino [Kapampangan], and possibly distant Austrian)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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If you're buying an album because of the face on it, you're stupid.
I don't consider myself a sex symbol.
I know it sounds corny, but when you follow your dreams, it happens. And if it's music, take it seriously.
I don't care what people say. My music's, my music.
The power of music in Spanish is so strong that I couldn't stay away from it any longer.
Touring is my favorite thing to do! I love the adrenaline I feel when I'm on stage and the energy I get from my fans.
Relationship Statistics of Enrique Iglesias
|What is Enrique Iglesias marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|How many children does Enrique Iglesias have ? (name):||2 (Nicholas and Lucy )|
|Is Enrique Iglesias having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Enrique Iglesias gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Enrique Iglesias started dating Russian tennis player Anna Kournikova in late 2001. The pair reportedly split in October 2013 but have since reconciled. The couple welcomed twins, Nicholas and Lucy on Saturday, 16 December 2017 at South Miami Hospital.
Some other celebs that Iglesias has dated are Sofía Vergara, Celines Toribio, Samantha Torres, and Christina Aguilera.
Who is Enrique Iglesias?
Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler commonly known as Enrique Iglesias is a Spanish singer, songwriter, actor and record producer. He is regarded as the King of Latin Pop. Furthermore, he has sold over 159 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling Spanish artists ever.
Enrique Iglesias’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Iglesias was born in Madrid, Spain on May 8, 1975, as the third and youngest child of Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Filipina-Spanish socialite and magazine journalist Isabel Preysler. He did not have a stable childhood as he first stayed with his mother but later Enrique and his brother Julio lived with their father in Miami. There, they were brought up mostly by the nanny, Elvira Olivares. He became interested in singing since his childhood years. He is of Spanish nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to a mixed ethnic background of Spanish (including Galician Spanish), 1/8th Puerto Rican [Spanish], some Filipino [Kapampangan], and possibly distant Austrian.
Talking about his education, Iglesias attended the prestigious Gulliver Preparatory School. Later, he went on to study business at the University of Miami. However, he dropped out of college to focus his career on music.
Enrique Iglesias’s Career, Salary and Net Worth
Iglesias initially borrowed money from his family nanny and he recorded a demo cassette tape which consisted of a Spanish song and two English songs. Next, he was signed on to Fonovisa Records and he traveled to Toronto to record his first album. On 12 July 1995, Iglesias released ‘Enrique Iglesias’, a collection of light rock ballads.
Iglesias’s 1997 follow-up, ‘Vivir’, went big as well. Additionally, he met with even greater success three years later, when he released his first all-English record, ‘Enrique’. His most successful album till date is ‘Escape’ which he released in 2001. Some other albums that he has released are 2003 album ‘7’, 2007’s ‘Insomniac’ and 2010’s ‘Euphoria’. Apart from his musical career, Iglesias is also a recognized actor. He has appeared in movies and television series including ‘How I Met Your Mother’, ‘Once Upon a Time in Mexico’ and ‘Two and a Half Men’ among others. All in all, he has more than 90 credits for the soundtrack, more than 20 credits as an actor and 1 credit as a director.
Iglesias has won more than 200 awards from various ceremonies including 23 Billboard Music Awards, 36 Billboard Latin Music Awards, 8 American Music Awards, 1 Grammy, 5 Latin Grammy, 10 World Music Awards, 6 MTV awards, 19 Premios Lo Nuestro Awards and 15 Premios Juventud Awards. Furthermore, he has garnered nomination over 465 times for various Awards.
Iglesias has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 85 million at present.
Enrique Iglesias’s Rumors and Controversy
Iglesias received criticism after he made comments regarding Justin Bieber’s actions commenting Justin’s behavior as “common mistakes that teenagers make”. His music videos have also attracted numerous controversies along his ways. Additionally, he has also been criticized for his lip-syncing performance in live shows. At present, there are no rumors concerning Iglesias and his career.
Enrique Iglesias’s Body Measurements
Talking about his body measurement, Iglesias has a height of 6 feet 1½ inches or 187 cm. Additionally, he weighs around 84 kg or 185 pounds. Furthermore, his hair color and eye color is dark brown.
Social Media Profile
Iglesias is active over the social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. He has more than 14M followers on Twitter. In addition, he has more than 11M followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 48M followers.
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