If versatility is the second nature of human being then the name Marco Antonio Muniz comes as a perfect example. An actor, singer of international stature, record producer, and even television, Marc Anthony is a versatile genius when it comes to working. His worldwide fame, for Latin Salsa and Ballads, is known and with time he became the highest selling Tropical Salsa artists of all time.
In the beginning, he started as a backup singer in acts like Menudo and Latin Rascals and later formed his own Spanish based sound. Here are the complete details about career, biography, and net worth of Marc Anthony in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Marc Anthony was born on 16th September 1968 in New York City. Marc’s mother Guillermina use to be a housewife and a mother of seven children while his father Felipe Muniz was a musician and a hospital lunchroom worker. Marc’s name draws inspiration from the Mexican singer Marco Antonio Muniz. In the initial years, Anthony thought that his voice matches the standard of professional singing and all he needs is to make a stage presence. At an early stage of his career; he lends voice to acts like Menudo and Latin Rascals.
Anthony’s first girlfriend was Debbie Rosado with whom he had a daughter and even adopted a son. Later they got separated. In the year 2000, he got married to former Miss Dayanara Torres. They had two sons Ryan and Cristian. Later Marc married Jennifer Lopez and twins were born to the couple Emme Maribel Muniz and Maximilian David Muniz. Even they had a divorce after a few years.
Career Awards & Nominations
Anthony started his career as a vocalist for Underground New York house music. In the year 1998, he released his first Rebel by Blue Dog Records still he continued playing music in pubs of New York. In 1992 he along with Vega performed musical magic in an opening act for Tito Puente in Madison Square Garden in New York. A time came when Anthony changed his style and genre from Freestyle to Salsa and different Spanish Music.
Marc gained inspiration from legends like Juan Gabriel, Puente, and in 1993 launched his Spanish language musical album Otra Nota. The sensational salsa hit ‘Until I met you is there in the album. Since then Marc Anthony became a musical figure, and all his albums made a huge sale even the singles. Anthony also found interest in motion pictures apart from music, and he played roles in several big-screen movies like Big Night Man on Fire, etc.
It is an endless list of awards and honors accredited to him. Some notable achievements are the two Grammy Awards, gold and platinum certifications from Recording industry association of America and recently he was honored as the person of the year by Latin Recording Academy for his immense contribution in music and work on philanthropic work.
Net Worth & Earnings
Marc Anthony has an estimated net worth of $90 million. Marc’s achievements are composed of appreciation from the listeners, awards from several institutions and his monetary assets. Over the years Marc earned a handsome amount of money from his albums, stage shows and also his appearances in several films. No doubt that Marc Anthony is an affluent man leading a life worth it.
Marc Anthony’s success is not only because of his luck, but his hardships and passion for music made him reach the position where he stands today. From the initial days he wanted to do something big in music, and with time he finally made an appearance in the world of music. Marc is a real inspiration for all who want to make music a part of their identity.