Enrique Iglesias

Handsome, successful and rich, Enrique Iglesias has plenty of platinum records under his belt and if that wasn't enough, he's been dating tennis player Anna Kournikova for the last 9 years.

Birth Name: Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler
Date of Birth: 8th of May 1975
Place of Birth: Madrid
Career Highlights: Hugely successful worldwide, Enrique has had a great number of platinum and gold albums. Signed a record deal with Universal Music for a whopping $48,000,000.
Highest Charting Singles Include: He has bagged several platinum records. His 2001 album Escape reached number 1 as did his single Hero. His 2004 single Do You Know reached number 3 and his 2007 album Insomniac reached number 3.


Key Facts:

  • His father is famous Spanish crooner Julio Iglesias
  • Has dated tennis player Anna Kournikova for 9 years. They met on the set of Enrique's video "Escape".
  • Has appeared on sitcoms How I Met Your Mother and Two and a Half Men. Also in films Desperado and Unce Upon A Time In Mexico
  • He's the first Latin artist to have the most number 1 singles in the Latin Billboard Charts
  • Despite his parents being rich, as a youngster he borrow money from his nanny to make his first demo tape as he didn't want his famous father's help.

 

You can see Enrique Iglesias perform at the Help For Heroes concert at Twickenham on Sunday the 12th of September

Visit Enrique Iglesias official website

Watch Hero by Enrique Iglesias