Enrique Iglesias (born 8 May 1975 in Madrid, Spain) is a Spanish singer.
Biography and life story of celebrity in English.
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Name: Enrique Iglesias
Name in Arabic: Enrique Iglesias
Date of birth: May 8, 1975
Place of birth: Madrid, Spain
Age: 46 years (in 2021)
Astrological sign: Taurus
Profession: singer, songwriting, production, actor
Genre: pop, latin pop, R&B
Musical instruments: guitar
Years of activity: 1994 – present
Social status: Single
Father: Julio Iglesias(Spanish singer)
Mother: Jezebel Preisler (former journalist)
Brothers: Julio Iglesias Jr., Chapelle Iglesias
Biography, Life Story
Enrique Iglesias was born in 1975 in Madrid, the capital of Spain. He is the third child of Spanish singer Julio Iglesias, his mother is Isabel Preisler, a Filipino-born journalist, and he has two brothers, Chapelle Iglesias and Julio Iglesias Jr. In 1986, their grandfather, Dr. Julio Iglesias Boga) by the ETA gang and in order to take care of their safety Enrique and his brother (Julio Iglesias Jr.) were sent to Miami, United States. He has also lived for a year in the city of Belgrade with his mother, in 1979, his parents separated. He went later to study Business Administration at the University of Miami. He didn’t want Enrique to know his father about his plans for a musical career and did not want his family name famous to help him launch his career. He borrowed money from his family’s nanny and recorded a demo cassette consisting of a Spanish song and two English songs. With the help of his father’s former agent Fernán Martínez, We were able to promote the songs under the name Enrique Martínez on the basis that he is an unknown singer from Guatemala. He signed with the Mexican company Fonovisa. After leaving college he traveled to Toronto to record his first album.
Between 1995 and 1988 he released three albums in Spanish, putting him on the first steps of the ladder of success, where the first albums in a language other than English were very successful in sales. Between 1999 and 2002 he went on to release two albums in English and achieved great success, before returning to releasing albums in English. He is one of the most famous Latin artists in history and has won dozens of awards during his career.
In late 2001 Enrique began dating former tennis player Anna Kournikova, with whom she participated in the song Escape in 2001, and later announced that they were married in 2007 but later separated.
In 2003, he underwent surgery to remove a round-shaped mole from his right cheek, due to the possibility that over time this mole could develop into a cancerous disease.
List of works-albums
Enrique Iglesias (1995), Vivir (1997), Cosas Del Amor (1998), Enrique 1999 (1999), Escape (2001), Quizas Perhaps (2002), Seven 7 (2003), Insomniac (2007), Spanish Greatest Hits – 95/08 Exitos (2008), Euphoria (2010), Euphoria Reloaded (2012).
Official website: www.enriqueiglesias.com