Also known as “King of Latin Pop,” Ricky Martin is best known for being an author, singer, and actor. Though his parents divorced, this did not hinder him from pursuing his career. Also, having been introduced to the industry at the tender age of six years, he has done well in his career.
- 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 Ricky Martin Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Ricky Martin was born as Enrique Martin Morales on December 24th,1971. He is born to his father, Enrique Martin Negroni, who was a psychologist and his mother, Nereida Morales, an accountant.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Enrique Martin Morales|
|Age:||49 years old|
|Birth Date:||24 December 1971|
|Birth Place:||San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|Parents:||Nereida Morales and Enrique Martin Morales|
|Spouse:||Jwan Yosef (m. 2017)|
|Children:||Lucia Martin-Yosef, Renn Martin-Yosef, Matteo Martin, Valentino Martin|
|Height:||5 feet 11 inches|
|Profession:||Actor, Author and a singer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$70 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
As it is, Ricky is 49 years old. He has an average body weight because he is 82 kg while his height is 5 feet 11 inches. His chest is 44 inches, arms at 15.5 inches waist at 33 inches.
Education, School/College University
There is no much revealed about Ricky Martins’s educational background, but after working for the Mundo band for a while, he left and was admitted to New York University’s Tisch School of Arts. After some time, when he had already started classes, he stopped school and moved to Mexico City, where he acted a paly named “Mom Loves Rock.”
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Martin’s father, Enrique Martin Negroni, is a psychologist while his mother, Nereida Morales, is an accountant by profession. Ricky Martin has been born together with Fernando and Angel Fernandez, who are his older maternal half-brothers. Eric and Daniel’s martin are his younger and half paternal brothers and his sister Venessa Martin.
Ricky Martin has acquired three citizenship, American, Spanish, and Puerto Rican and is a Puerto Rican ethnic. He was brought up in a Roman Catholic religion and had even become an altar, Boy. He, however, says that he is open to all religion and do not believe in a specific religion.
He also loves the Buddhist religion. Martin has not been so much involved in politics, but once in 2001, he danced with then-president Bush. In 2010 he also commented on the bill that police officers should be allowed to check documents of those they think have illegal immigration documents.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Ricky Martin had been in a relationship with Rebecca de Alba, a Mexican TV host. They dated for 14 years, and though there were rumors of them settling down together, it did not happen. There were also rumors that Martin is Gay, and when he was interviewed about it, he did not give his stand on that and said he was not sure if he was bisexual. He later announced that he was in a relationship with Gonzalez Abella, but later, it ended in 2014. Having an interview with a Mexican magazine, he declared that he was gay. In April 2016, he announced his relationship with Jwan Yosef and married in 2018.
When he was dating, Rebecca Martin became a father to twin boys Matteo and Valentino, who were born to a surrogate mother.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||2017|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Ricky Martin Gay?||Yes|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Jwan Yosef (m. 2017)|
|Kids:||Lucia Martin-Yosef, Renn Martin-Yosef, Matteo Martin, Valentino Martin|
Professional Life and Career
Ricky Martin started making music when he was six years, and he could also do TV commercials when he was just 12 years. In 1984 Martin got a membership with Menudo Band that really helped improve his skills. The group released a number of albums, including; Refrescante, Bravo, Menudo can’t get enough, and others.
In 1988 they released an English Album called “In Action.” He worked with Menudo until July 1989 when he was 17 years and went back to Puerto Rico. In 1991 Ricky Martin did his solo album and later did other albums like; A Medio Vivir, Vuelve Life, and many more.
Awards & Nominations
Like any other celeb, Martin has been nominated in different categories. He was nominated five times for the American Music and awards and won two of them. He has won 3 Blockbuster Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and also he has won Two GLAAD Media Awards.
Ricky Martin Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021
As of January 2021, Martin has done well in the music world, and although his earnings and salary is still not clear, He has an estimated Net worth of $70 million and is still expected to do better.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Not many celebrities can evade rumors and scandals, and There were rumors that a Colombian singer Maluma was in a relationship with Ricky Martin, but he came out and addressed that he was not gay and not in a relationship with Ricky. Also, for a long time, there were rumors of Ricky being bisexual, but he came out and said that he is gay.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook has around 11M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 20M followers. On Instagram account, he has around 12.6M followers, while on YouTube, Ricky Martin has around 5.1M subscribers.
Ricky Martin has been a celebrity for a long time, and we can say that he has done well. Having become a celebrity at a tender age, he has maintained his name and work. His fans could still be expecting a lot more from him, and it is still possible, for he still has space.