Enrique Iglesias is a Spanish singer, songwriter, actor and record producer who is known as King of Latin Pop. It is remarkable that during the millennium he had made his turn successful and signed a multi-album deal with Universal Music Group for $68 million. Let’s find out more about how much is Enrique Iglesias’s net worth in 2018.
Iglesias was born on May 8, 1975, in Madrid, Spain. He did his schooling in Gulliver Preparatory School and later went on to study business at the University of Miami. It is noted that Iglesias traveled to Toronto to record his first album Fonovisa Records after his college dropout.
He sold over 159 million records worldwide making himself one of the best-selling Spanish artists ever. His record of having had 5 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 is one of the adorning facts of Iglesias. Billboard Magazine named him the 14th most successful and top made dance club artist of all time in December 2016.
Iglesias released a collection of light rock ballads and others in 1995. It was sold half a million copies in its first week. The releases preceding to this yielded Italian and Portuguese editions of the album with most of the Iglesias songs translated into those languages. ‘Trapecista’ which topped the Billboard’s Latin charts went on to win Grammy Awards for Best Latin Pop Performance.
In 1997, Iglesias continued to rise with the release of ‘Vivre’ which banged the sales to be at the top considering other English releases. He released his 3rd album in 1998 ‘Cosas del Amor’ taking an exuberant music direction. Iglesias won an American Music Award in the category of Favorite Latin Artist against Ricky Martin and Chayanne. Proceeding these albums, he started rocking the English music platform with his fantastic and heart melting music.
Awards and Achievements
It is really astonishing to know that Iglesias won more than 200 awards from various ceremony including 23 Billboard Music Awards 8 American Music Awards, 1 Grammy Award, 10 World Music Awards, 36 Billboard Latin Music Awards, 6 MTV awards, 19 Premios Lo Nuestro Awards, etc. Has mentioned earlier he is the ‘King of Latin Pop’ winning the Best International Pop Act at the MTV India Awards. The release of his 2nd English studio album ‘Escape’ received awards for Best- Selling Pop Male Artist and European Male Artist at the World Music Awards.
Net worth of Enrique Iglesias
The estimated net worth of Enrique Iglesias is $110 million which was earned through his music career at his best. It is remarkable to know that he has bought property at Miami Beach which ranges to $26 Million. He has sold over 130 million records worldwide. His passion towards music and extended interest in music made a successful crossover into the mainstream market and with an exuberant sale of over 60 million units worldwide.
Enrique Iglesias is a talented musician who occupied his own place in the music industry with his excellent skills and knowledge in music and cults. His sincerity with an alluring combination of his passion towards music made him the great musician who went popularising himself worldwide in a very short period.