Luis Miguel is a Mexican singer who has released many albums in his career. He has won many awards and is often referred as “El Sol de Mexico” which means The Sun of Mexico. Some of his singles include “Ahora Te Puedes Marchar”, “La Incondicional”, “Fria Como el Viento”, “Tengo Todo Excepto”, “Entregate”, “Suave”, “La Media Vuelta”, “Como Duele”, and “Te Necesito”. To know more about the net worth of Luis Miguel in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri was born in April 1970, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is the son of Marcela Basteri and Luis Gallego Sanchez. His mother was an Italian actress and his father was a singer. His brothers are Sergio and Alejandro. He was known to have a difficult relationship with his father.
He was very talented right from his childhood. He prefers to keep his personal life private and not much is known about his educational details. His father was also his manager and he had a troubled childhood. His father used to ask him for incessant rehearsals and has played a major role in his success.
In 2004, Luis Miguel got engaged to Myrka Dellanos. However, the couple got separated a year later. He has been in relationships with many women like Mariana Yazbek, Stephanie Salas, Lucia Mendez, Isabella Camil, Daisy Fuentes, Mariah Carey, Aracely Arambula, Brittny Gastineau, and Kasia Sowinska. He rarely attends award ceremonies and gives interviews.
Career, Award & Nominations
When he was only 12 years old, Luis Miguel released the album called ‘Un sol’. That same year, he released the album ‘Directo al corazon’. ‘Decidete’ became available from 1983. This was followed by releasing the album ‘Palabra de honor’. In 1987, the singer released his first commercially successful album called ‘Soy Como Quiero Ser’. It was followed by another highly successful album ‘Busca una Mujer’. In the 1990s, he released many commercially successful albums like ’20 Anos’, ‘Romance’, ‘Aries’, Segundo Romance’, ‘Nada Es Igual…’, ‘Romances’, and ‘Amarte Es un Placer’.
His other albums are ‘Mis Romances’, ‘33’, ‘Mexico en la Piel’, ‘Navidades’, ‘Complices’, ‘Luis Miguel’, and ‘Mexico Por Siempre!’. He has won many awards including the Grammy Awards, Latin Grammy Awards, Antorcha de Plata, South Korea International Music Award, Billboard Award, and Moon of Mexico Award. He has also received a nomination for the ALMA Award and has got a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Miguel has also released the live albums ‘El Concierto’ and ‘Vivo’. His soundtrack albums are ‘Ya nunca mas’ and ‘Fiebre de amor’. He has also come up with many compilation albums including ‘Grandes Exitos’, ‘Perfil’, ‘Mis Boleros Favoritos’, ‘Todos Los Romances’, and ‘Romantico Desde Siempre’. His EPs are ‘Tambien es Rock’ and ‘America & En Vivo’. In addition to this, he has released a number of singles in his career.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much could be the net worth of a person who has released many commercially successful albums in his career? He began his career at a very young age and achieved stardom in no time. His estimated net worth is more than $195 million. He has sold more than 100 million albums across the world. He has also released many successful video albums like ‘El Concierto’, ‘Vivo’, ‘Mis Boleros Favoritos’, and ‘Grandes Exitos Videos’. In addition to this, he has also done many concert tours in his career.
Luis Miguel is a very successful musician. He has been honored with many titles. He is an inspirational person who started his career when he was only 12. The talented person is still active in his profession and is ready to come up with more music.