Who is Arcangel and what is his net worth 2018? Austin Augustin Santos is a songwriter and a singer. His professional name is Arcangel. As a duo, he and De La Ghetto made songs which became famous. Arcangel’s style of music is reggaeton. The songs released in the mid-2000s include “Sorpresa”, “Agresivo” and “Mi Fanatica”. “Chica Virtual” was Arcangel’s debut album which he published in 2008.
Arcangel was born on 23rd December 1985 in Spanish Harlem, New York. He was born as the third born and had two siblings. They were raised in Puerto Rico. Arcangel grew up listening to a variety of music including rock music.
Arcangel is married to Marisol Garcia. She is a model by profession. God blessed the couple with two kids, a boy and a girl. They were given the names, Angelica and Austin.
Arcangel’s professional career began after he left his hometown for Puerto Rico in 2002. He decided to pursue his career up bring reggaeton music. That is when an underground reggaeton act by the name Arcangel & De La Ghetto. The group signed with Baby Records which is a record label belonging to Zion and also a division of Music Music Machete Group. The duo became famous after releasing “Sangre Nueva” compilation album.
It had a single hit by the name “Ven y Pegate” in 2006. They were also featured on “Mas Flow: Los Benjamins” that same year. The duo never produced even a single studio during their stay together. The group’s disbandment occurred early 2007. A lot of things had taken place before that. He has filed a lawsuit against the Baby Records of one million dollars. The duo had also left the record party.
Arcangel had also announced going it solo. D J Nelson, a songwriter and a record producer, in 2007 produced a compilation album named “Flow la Discoteka 2”. Among the songs was “Chica Virtual” by Arcangel. Nevertheless, due to its leak onto the internet, the album was not released as planned. In 2008, Arcangel founded Flow Factory Inc. he made his mother the manager. As a result, he would cut the cost he would have to pay another manager for the same.
Usually, 20 percent would have to go to the manager. In 2008, Arcangel released his first single since going solo. Its title was “El Fenomeno” most of its tracks were those that were never released on the compilation album. He became a team of “La Formula” a branch of Pina Records. This was after his signing with them on 28th February 2012.
Net Worth of Arcangel
His career path as a musician has been a success. Arcangel has a net worth of $12 million.
Arcangel’s dream of being a reggaeton musician came true. He was once a member of Arcangel & De La Ghetto. They released a hit album “Sangre Nueva” (2006). As a solo singer, Arcangel became famous after releasing “El Fenomeno” album. Its hit “Chica Virtual” was a success, and it caught the attention of many.