- Name: Arcangel
- Age: 32 years old
- Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $10 Million
- Status: Alive
Arcangel is a reggaeton singer, songwriter, and producer out of Puerto Rico. He was a member of the duo Arcangel & De la Ghetto that rose to fame in 2006. Upon separation and embarking on his solo career, he successfully released his debut studio album, El Fenomeno, in 2008. Austin Agustin Santos was born on December 23, 1985 in Manhattan, New York. He was born to a Dominican mother and a Puerto Rican father. His mother was a member of the Dominican group Las Chicas del Can. His family later relocated, and thus, he was raised in Santurce, Puerto Rico. The eldest of three children, Arcangel is known to mix various genres into his music such as hip hop, R&B, bachata, merengue, and reggaeton.
In 2002, the duo Arcangel & De la Ghetto was formed. They inked a contract with record label Baby Records, owned by reggaeton artist Zion. While the duo worked on reggeaton compilation albums, they also associated themselves with Machete Music in 2004. In 2006, the group struck fame on the Hector el Father’s compilation album, Sangre Nueva. Their hit song, Ven y Pegate, performed successfully. Throughout 2005 and 2006, the duo would continue to make appearances on various albums. They collaborated on Luny Tunes’ Mas Flow: Los Benjamins
In 2006, Arcangel announced his decision to continue as a solo artist. Prior to such decision, Arangel & De la Ghetto parted ways with Baby Records after conflict brewed over materials not being released. In the process, Arcangel founded his own label, Flow Factory Inc. He began collaborating with various reggaeton producers such as DJ Nelson. In 2007, he appeared on Nelson’s compilation album, Flow la Discoteka, with the track, Chica Virtual. The track became popular on the American Latin Urban radio stations. It also graced the Billboards, charting at #9 on the Latin Rhythm Airplay chart and #22 on the Hot Latin Tracks chart.
Arcangel planned solo debut album, La Maravilla, was never released due to internet leakage in 2008. However, towards the ending of 2008, he was able to unleash, El Fenomeno, his full length debut album. The album featured the likes of Luny Tunes, Mambo Kingz and Noriega, among others. Hit singles such as “Paque la Pases Bien,” and “Por Amar a Ciegas” helped certify the album as Billboard worthy. It ranked well into the Top 20 on the Billboard Latin Albums chart. Soon After, Arcangel began touring throughout the United States, Latin America, and Europe. The tour was regarded by fans as one of the greatest. Prior to touring in 2010, he was able to release the mixtape, The Problem Child. Upon returning, he dropped another called, Optimus A.R.C.A.
In 2012, Arangel signed with Pina Records. His album, Sentimiento, Elegancia y Maldad, arrived in 2013. Hot single such as “Hace Mucho Tiempo” featuring Daddy Yankee and Baby Johnny performed extremely well. Once again, Arcangel work made Billboard appearance. He continued his music career, putting out tracks, and partnering with big name artists. He collaborated with Maluma on the hit single, Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy. In 2015, he released the mixtape “Los Favoritos” with DJ Luian. It too proved commercially successful, featuring track “The 50 Shades of Austin.” In 2016, another studio album, Historias De Un Capricornio” was set into works. Featured artists include Don Omar, Nicky Jam, Randy, and others. In recent releases, Arcangel’s single, El Granjero ft. Flow Mafia, Gigolo y La Exce, is making headlines. The music video achieved a staggering 49 Million views on YouTube in less than 1 month. Other notable collaborations include Rvssian’s “Privado” and Rimas Music’s “Tacos Altos.”PERSONAL
Arcangel’s height is 5ft 4in. He has an estimated net worth of $10 Million USD. Despite singing reggaeton, Arcangel admitted that it’s not his favorite type of music, but easy to flow with. Not much is known about his relationship status.
Arcangel Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Austin Agustin Santos
- Birthday: December 23, 1985
- How Old : Age: 32 years old
- Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter
- Years Active: 2004-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $10 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive