This name can only sound strange to you if you are not a fan of rap music. However, if you are among the many people who are fascinated by rap music, especially those done by Daddy Yankee, Fonsi must also be very familiar to you. Luis Fonsi is best known for his hit single ‘Despacito’ in which he featured rapper Daddy Yankee.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Luis Fonsi Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Luis Fonsi was born Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero on 15 April 1978. Luis was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Luis is the first born son of Delia López-Cepero and Alfonso Rodríguez and has two younger siblings (Tatiana Rodriguez and Juan Rodríguez- singer). Luis is a successful songwriter, singer and actor.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Date:||15 April 1978|
|Birth Place:||San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|Parents:||Delia López-Cepero and Alfonso Rodríguez|
|Spouse:||Águeda López (m. 2014), Adamari López (m. 2006–2010)|
|Children:||Mikaela and Rocco|
|Height:||5 Ft 6 inches|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, and actor|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$18 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
They say life starts at 40. Therefore, we can say Luis is now living his full as he is currently 42 years old. Luis is 5 ft and 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 65 kg. His body measurements are however not known.
Education, School/College University
Luis Fonsi was born in Puerto Rican and was brought up in there until he was ten years old. His family moved to Orlando, Florida, in the United States, and they settled there. He was then enrolled in Dr. Philips High School and later joined Florida State University, where he studied singing and vocal techniques.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Luis Fonsi is the firstborn son of Delia López-Cepero and Alfonso Rodríguez. He is the elder brother of Tatiana Rodriguez and Juan Rodríguez, who is also a singer. His nationality is Puerto Rico, with mixed ethnicity. Luis practices Christianity as his religion and is not very active politically.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Luis has been married twice and divorced once. His first marriage was with Adamari Lopez, who is an actress. Their marriage lasted for only four years (2006-2010) then they parted ways. After separating with Adamari, he married his second wife, Agueda Lopez, who is a Spanish model. Luis married Agueda in September 2014. Together they are blessed with two children who are known as Mikaela and Rocco.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||10 September 2014|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Luis Fonsi Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Águeda López (m. 2014)|
|Kids:||Mikaela and Rocco|
Professional Life and Career
Luis started singing when he was still young and a member of San Juan’s Children’s Choir. His inspiration was the boy band Menudo. When he was in High School, he joined ‘the Big Guys’ band alongside Joey Fatone (NSYNC). His first recording contract was with Label Universal Music Latino, and his first album was Comenzare, which means I Will Begin.
This album was released in September 1998 and was well received by his fans. It became number 27 on Billboard Top Latin Albums chart. The album was a certified Platino, and he was able to sell over 100,000 copies. He released his second album titled ‘Eterno’ in June 2000. He then performed a duet in the same year, which was titled ‘Mi Reflejo” with Christina Aguilera.
Fonsi has managed to release more than 25 singles, eight studio albums, and two compilation albums. His selected albums include; Abrazar La Vida (2003), Amor Secreto (2002), Palabras del Silencio did in 2008, and Tierra Firme (2011).
Awards & Nominations
Since Luis started his music career, he has been awarded several accolades. Some of the awards and nominations he has received include Favorite Latin Artist, Collaboration of the Year, Favorite Pop/Rock Song, and Video of the Year. He received all these awards in 2017 for the song Despacito.
He also received ‘Top Latin Artist,’ Top Selling Song,’ Top Streaming Song (Audio), and ‘Top Streaming Song (video)’awards in 2018 for the song ‘Despacito.’
Luis Fonsi Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Luis Fonsi joined the music industry and specialized in a field that was lacking. For that reason, he became famous very fast and has therefore been able to get good income from music. As of July 2020, His income currently stands at $18 million. Much of his income is from his music career. however, he is also a great actor as well.
Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
Unlike other celebrities, Luis has managed to keep his life under control. So far, there are no rumours or controversial information about his career or personal life.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 13 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 9.5 million followers. On Instagram account, he has around 8.7 million followers, while on YouTube, Luis Fonsi has around 26 million subscribers.
Apart from singing, Luis is also an actor. He has appeared in a number of films, some of which include; ‘Corazones al limite’ where he was cast as “Roy,” Nickelodeon Sitcom Taina, Broadway’s Forever Tango in 2013 among many others.