Miguel is a singer-songwriter, music producer, and actor from the United States of America. He began making music at an early age but his debut studio album “All I Want Is You” was released in 2010. Go on reading to know Miguel’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Miguel Early Life
Miguel Jontel Pimentel was born on October 23, 1985, in San Pedro, California, United States. His parents have origins from Mexico and Africa, and they got divorced around 1993 when he was 9 years old. Miguel has 1 brother, and his name is Jamaal Harris Pimentel.
Miguel was grown and raised in his hometown, in San Pedro in Los Angeles. His schooling remains unknown just like his parents names, so we are not sure where he studied, but information says that at least he was attending a high school. It is not confirmed that Miguel became a friend of rapper Blu when they were at school.
For his personal life, Miguel has experienced relationship and engagement that we know of. He has been with the actress and model Nazanin Mandi for more than 10 years. The couple began dating around 2005, and they became engaged in 2016. Miguel’s fiancé Nazanin Mandi was born on September 11, 1986, so she’s around his age. Miguel said once that he loves the transcendental meditation technique and that it is a part of his life.
Miguel Career, Awards & Achievement
Miguel first wanted to become a dancer when he was a child, but he decided to go on a music career when he was 13 years old, and he began writing lyrics when he was 14. Around 2004, he auditioned to join a band named Fatty Koo but the band’s record label, Columbia Records decided on someone else. Miguel’s first released work was a song and music video titled “Getcha Hands Up.”
Prior to releasing his debut album, Miguel has made several collaborations with artists including Esthero, Exile, Blu Johnson&Jonson; and Asher Roth. His debut album “All I Want Is You” was released in 2010 and it successfully peaked at 9 on the United States Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. Miguel’s second studio album “Kaleidoscope Dream” was even more commercially successful as it reached 1 on the American R&B/Hip-Hop Albums weekly Chart.
Miguel’s 2018 plus work including a song by Kygo titled “Remind Me to Forget” and a song for him titled “Come Through and Chill” featuring Salaam Remi and J. Cole.
Awards & Achievements
Miguel has received over 20 award winnings and nominations throughout his career. According to the Grammy Awards website, he has received 10 Grammy award nominations, and he won only the Grammy Award for Best R&B Song for “Adorn.” Miguel has won 2 BET Awards in the categories of Best Collaboration for “Lotus Flower Bomb” and the Best Male R&B Artist.
Miguel has won 3 Soul Train Music Awards in the categories of the Best R&B Soul Male Artist and the Best New Artist. Furthermore, he was nominated for a total of 3 World Music Awards, 3 Billboard Music Awards, 2 American Music Awards and others.
Net Worth of Miguel
The singer-songwriter, music producer, and actor Miguel net worth is estimated $12.5 million. He earned his wealth of millions from the music he releases and performs. Miguel’s studio album “War & Leisure” gave him his debut at 1 on the US Billboard Top R&B Hip-Hop Albums chart, and his net worth is expected to rise.
Miguel is one of the century’s most talented singers. He began his career at his early years, but he currently has only 4 studio albums released which all ranked on top charts, next to other types of albums. Miguel has been happily living with his longtime girlfriend and currently his fiancé Nazanin Mandi.