Arcangel is a popular singer and songwriter whose real name is Austin Agustin Santos. He moved to the New York to make his performance in Latin American urban music genre. His song gets popular in the United States, and Puerto Rico includes Mi Fanatica, Sorpresa, and Agresivo in 2000.
He has made his first debut album as ‘El Fenomeno which was released in 2008. The album contains all the songs which were produced by them along with the DJ Nelson’s song ‘Chica Virtual,’ and the most of the songs are produced in the year of release of the album. Keep reading to know more about Arcangel’s net worth in 2018.
Arcangel Early Life
Austin Agustin Santos was born on December 23, 1985, in East Harlem, New York. His father belongs to Samana, Dominican Republic and his mother from Santiago, Dominican. He loved to listed rock music and had a great collection in his childhood.
Arcangel love to listen to the music of Robi Draco Rosa who is a pop-rock artist and also loved to listen to Tego Calderon and Tempo who inspired him after following them. In 2000, he started listening to new types of music which did not listen to the people nearby area.
Arcangel has started his career after moving to Puerto Rico and started following reggaeton music. He started making records and join Universal Music Group. In 2004, he also worked with Machete Music where he produces different albums which include Sangre Nueva, and Hector El Father. After a year, he also worked for the Luny Tunes program for compilation Los Benjamins.
He also worked with De La Ghetto but didn’t release even a single album in the duo. In their collaboration, they only record tracks for the albums. He also fought with the Baby Records for not releasing his album in the market after taking $150,000 for the production. In 2007, he took legal action against Baby Record with $1,000,000 for not considering the album with his name.
In 2008, he started working with the different producers for recording albums after the separation of the duo. He has released another album with the title ‘Flow la Discoteka 2’ which was written and produced by DJ Nelson who is the record producer. After, he also released another album as ‘Arcangel’ which helped him to rise and people considering him with that name.
In the same year, his another album was leaked before the time of release, and all the details are provided from his official site for the song ‘Pa Que la Pases Bien.’ It has to be said as the pre-planned for making him famous and finally decided to cancel the album.
Awards and achievements
Arcangel has received numerous achievements in his career. He was considered in the list of Billboard Latin Rhythm Airplay chart and got the 9th position. Further, he was ranked with the number 22 for the Hot Latin Tracks in the Billboard list. He also tours in different countries such as Denmark, Netherlands, England, Spain, Portugal, France and Germany.
Net worth of Arcangel
Arcangel is a professional singer and songwriter who have made his net worth of around $12.5 million. He started working in the group and releases different albums for generating revenue. In 2002, he formed reggaeton act Arcangel & De La Ghetto after shifting to Puerto Rico.
Austin has been named as Arcangel which is famous for his album. He always tried to produce different music which contains unique tracks. After moving to Puerto, he started working in group reggaeton music. Further, he met with different producers for the album who helped him to make himself stand in front of the people. Moreover, he has achieved his goal in the life and always looks ahead for the better time.