Luis Miguel is a singer by profession. He is worth about $45 million as of 2015. He owes his origin to Puerto Rico and his wealth to his singing. He is a renowned international musician, who has produced several albums and does live concerts.
Luis Miguel Net Worth - $45 Million
Birth Name - Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri
Date of birth - April 19, 1970
Zodiac Sign - Aries
Birth Place - Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Nationality - Mexico
Height - 5' 10"
Profession - Singer, Record producer, Songwriter;
He dominates Latin America with his pieces and has been dominating since the 1990s. He is the ‘sun of Mexico’. In the United States, he was the first Latino to have two platinum albums. He produced “Segundo Romance” and “Romance”. These records became very popular. They are in Spanish language.
The “Segundo Romance” album won a Grammy award for the duet with Sheena Easton, and is a platinum record in South and Central America. This was his first Grammy at the age of 14. He is also the holder of the 2000 Best Pop Album and Male Pop Vocal Performance won at the Latin Grammy awards.
In 2003 he was titled the Favorite Latin Artist in the American Music Awards. Additionally, he did a remarkable tour, Amarte Es un Placer, in 1999. His 2004 album, “Mexico en la Piel”, sold more than three million records.
Another notable achievement in his career is the “Complices” in 2008. It was apartnership with Manuel Alejandro. He also produced an album in 2010 to mark his 40th birthday.
His live performances attract huge numbers and this translates to goof revenue opportunities. He is also a celebrated performer at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. His concert at the National Auditorium in Mexico City has sold out more than 200 times.
He has also held other record breaking tours like the one where he visited 22 countries. He visited Europe, North America and South America, and did about 223 shows. The tour lasted three and a half years, and was the longest by a Latin American artist. Additionally, it earned him significant cash.
All in all, his net worth can be summed up into his smart stock investments, real estate, deals with cover girl cosmetics and restaurants. He also has a brand of vodka, a fashion line, perfume and a football team.
The Life of Luis Miguel
Luis Miguel has many talents. He is a singer, song writer and producer. He was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He began singing professionally in 1981 when he was 11 years old. He started singing as a child at the age of 7. Luis triumphs came at an early age. He is a worldwide acclaimed male pop vocalist. He also has many awards to his name.
Luis Miguel has both gold and platinum records. His concerts are popular worldwide and his live performances always attract massive crowds. Luis Miguel draws inspiration from his father. He is the son of Luisito Rey who inspired him to examine Elvis Presley’s life. He motivated him to watch Elvis’ concerts and movies.
Emi Records, which is a Mexican Label, launched his first album. He also inherits his singing talent from his father who was a singer. His dad won an award at the Sanremo Music Festival, at the age of 15. The winning tune was “Noi Ragazzi Di Oggi”. His father however took a break from music in 1986 and resumed in 1987 with an album named “Busca Una Mujer”. He was also a guitarist and song writer. He is methodical and firm.
Luis mother was an Italian actress. She was a celebrity and his father used to manage her. Luis mother was absent from his life for some time and he found out later that she was admitted in a mental haven.
Luis is rich and also has an affluent lifestyle. His music is behind his fortune. He tops the list of the best paid singers worldwide and has made millions from his albums. Besides music, he has invested in stocks and other property.
He has a huge house in Los Angeles. It is a five-bedroomed house with a lot of facilities. Among them includes: personalised pub, family room, magnificent kitchen and garden.
Luis is also a writer of inspirational quotations. He keeps his private life private and does not discuss it in the media. He does not discuss his family.
Luis work is extremely valuable. However, he does not like rock music and thinks than producing music out of his genre is counterproductive. Moreover, the tours he conducted between 1999 and 2005 hold the record as the highest grossing for a Latin artist.