Who is Julio Iglesias and what is his net worth 2018? Awarded with the most famous international artist in China, Julio Jose Iglesias de la Cueva, mostly familiar as Julio Iglesias, is a Spanish singer and a song writer. Julio is identified as the most commercially victorious European singer in the world. In the music history, he is one of the top ten record sellers.
He is the most famous victorious foreign record seller in Italy, France, Brazil, Romania and Spain. With all this success, we are left with an open question that what is the net worth of Julio Iglesias. Let’s have a look on the income profile and some more details about him.
In Madrid, Julio Iglesias was born on 23rd September, 1943 to parents Maria Del Rosario de la Cueva and Julio Iglesias sr. while studying in Madrid at the CEU San Pablo University; he alternated playing skillful football while having education in law. In the Segunda Division and in the initial years of his young adulthood, he was a goalkeeper for Real Madrid Castilla. When he was incorporated in a critical automobile accident, his skillful football profession was spoiled, because of which he was not able to walk for two years.
His lower spine was destroyed and his legs were permanently debilitated as a direct consequence, and they still needed therapy enormous years later. A caregiver provided him a guitar so that he might have something to do with his hands, during his hospitalisation after the incident. He established his musical expertise. In Cambridge, UK, at Bell Educational Trust’s Language School, Julio Iglesias admitted for 3 months, after his rehabilitation. After this, he migrated back to acquire his degree of law at Complutense University of Madrid.
Julio Iglesias was married to Maria Isabel on 29th January 1971. They both have 3 children. Julio and his family were widely represented on the front pages of international magazines and newspapers in the 1970s. In 1979, unfortunately, the marriage of Julio and Preysler finished and they got separated. At his Miami home, he was familiar to spend the remaining of his time, whenever Julio was not on tour. In 1978, he bought the home for $650,000.
Julio Iglesias migrated to Miami in 1979, signed a contract with CBS International and initiated singing in distinct languages like Portuguese, English, French, German and rest languages to his music. He released the album De nina a mujer, in 1981, which he devoted to his daughter. The initial English-language blockbuster of his profession, a Spanish cover of “Begin the Beguine”, which became no. 1 in the UK. The hit album, 1100 Bel Air Place, made him as a star in the English-speaking entertainment industry in 1984. In the US alone, it sold over 3 million albums.
In 1984, Julio won Vocal Duo of the year. In 1985, he won an award for Single Record of the Year. He also won Grammy Award in 1988. In 2002, he won ALMA Award for outstanding Spanish language performance in a TV special.
Net Worth of Julio Iglesias
The net worth of Julio Iglesias has been estimated to be $350 million approximately. In the 70s and 80s, he rose to celebrity and has pursued to tour victoriously for more than 40 years. He is one of the successful personalities who has sold 350 million records worldwide in 14 languages. His hard work, determination and success are responsible for his great amount of net worth.
Julio Iglesias was honoured as having recorded songs in many languages in the world in 1983. He is one of the wealthiest personalities in the entertainment industry.