Who is Enrique Iglesias and what is his net worth 2018? Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler, is a Spanish singer, actor, record producer and songwriter all at the same time. The eminent singer is one precious treasure famous worldwide for his music. Known as the King of Latin Pop, he is one of the biggest stars in Latin America and the Hispanic Market in the United States.
Born to the famous Latin singer Julio Iglesias and Filipina socialite and magazine journalist, Isabel Preysler, Enrique’s mother also had a famous actress for an aunt, Neile Adams, the first wife of the talented actor Steve McQueen and grandmother of Steve R. McQueen. Enrique was raised with two older siblings Chabeli and Julio. After his parents divorced, he was mostly raised by his nanny Elvira Olivares in his father’s house in Miami.
Enrique had dated some beautiful ladies including Sofia Vergara, Christina Aguilera and Samantha Torres. He has also been rumoured to have a relationship with a handful more women although since 2001 he is dating the talented and gorgeous tennis player Anna Kournikova and has been going strong since then, hinting at the marriage with his long-term girlfriend.
Iglesias started his career in the mid 1990’s on an American Spanish language record label Fonovisa Records, under the name Enrique Martinez in order to hide his famous surname. Paving the way by his own dint of hard work and dedication, by the turn of the millennium, he made a successful crossover and signed many multi-album deals with various companies.
Soon he became the best Spanish artist and the talent in his blood spoke for himself. Since then, the passionate artist has been creating music and earning fame and recognition worldwide. The singer had over 150 number one hits in the popular Billboard charts and had reportedly sold over 159 million records.
Later, he had operated the mole that he had in his face and attained the perfect look that he has always dreamt of.
Education: Enrique attended the prestigious Gulliver Private School in Miami and his first live performance came in the production, Hello Dolly! at his school. Although, he kept his passion a secret even from his parents but soon he confessed the truth. Also, he was not looking to make a record during his high school years but did it simply because he loved it and hence enrolled in the University of Miami attempting to study business.
Influenced by the call of music, he dropped out of college within one year and borrowed money from his nanny in secrecy. Determined to gain recognition without the help of his surname, he tried selling his records to producers under the name Enrique Martinez and soon gained fame.
Enrique Iglesias Net Worth
The pop sensation net worth is $110 million. He sold over 130 million records worldwide. Known to be the biggest seller of Spanish-language albums, he also acquires wealth through his acting from popular TV shows, record producing and various sponsorship. He can be surely called as one of the richest performers in this world.
The Grammy Winner owns lavish $26 million dollars waterfront mansion in Miami, Florida to which he recently moved. Apart from the six bedrooms, 5 baths, open space and swimming pool, the mansion sports an extravagant tennis court thoughtfully added by the artist for his beloved wife.
Apart from the picturesque mansion, known for his taste for pricey and classy assets, he owns a luxurious black BMW X3. Powered by a diesel command engine, the automobile is known for developing high power and torque ranges, the beast attains a top speed of 128mph. Who would not want a life like him? Surely we all do.
Iglesias has partnered up with the Atlantico Rum to produce and promote some fine, luxury rums. The star also has brand endorsements in Azzaro Pour Home fragrances and the iconic brand Tommy Hilfiger where he endorsed for True Star Men fragrances.
We all love Doritos and indeed, he also has endorsed for these lip smacking crispy bites. He underwhelmed many of his female fans by announcing he wants to introduce his own line of extra small sized condoms as he says he can never get a hold of them coming to light that he is not a perfect lover.
The handsome lad is the heartthrob of every woman. The way he sings and speaks in that Spanish accent can give major goosebumps to any individual. The sharp chiselled features were not left unnoticed by anyone and soon he was offered roles in films and TV series. Some of the well known albums and songs the talented singer has been a part of are as follows:
• I like it(2010)
• Not in Love (2004)
• Euphoria (2010)
• Sex and Love (2014)
Some of the movies and TV series he has contributed to:
• How I Met Your Mother (2007)
• Two and a Half Men (2007)
• Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
• 10 Rules for Sleeping Around (2013)
The high-esteem personality has never stopped thanking his fans for gifting him with all his success. He had travelled all over the world to surprise his fans and this time he had closed the glamorous event of Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival. The high-energy of the crowd proved his popularity among fans.
But his singing career had not ended. Enrique had shot his latest music video in the Havana and the singer had also said that he was really lucky to visit the beautiful island Cuba for the very first time. But which song? Well, check out “Súbeme la radio”, this is the song for which he boarded the plane of Cuba.
Enrique will remain the crush of many women and he will be never deprived of love.