Romeo Santos Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Romeo Santos Biography
  • Name: Romeo Santos
  • Age: 37 years old
  • Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer
  • Net Worth: US $30 Million
  • Status: Alive

Romeo Santos is a Spanish-American singer, songwriter, actor and producer. He is recognized as one of the most influential bachata artist. Performing as lead vocalist to the bachata group, Aventura, he became an icon in the Latin music world. In 2002, Aventura’s single “Obsesion” charted in various countries and eventually clinched a few #1 spots. In 2011, his solo debut album “Formula Vol. 1” became one of the most successful Latin albums of that time. He also made his Hollywood debut in the 2015 action film “Furious 7.” Given name Anthony Santos, he was born on July 21, 1981 in Bronx, New York. His mother is Puerto Rican and his father is of Dominican ancestry. Santos came from humble beginnings as his father worked construction and his mother stayed at home with the family. From an early age, he was exposed to a wide range of music. By the age of 12, he was actively participating in his church choir. He later formed the group “Los Tinellers”, the teenagers, which ultimately became Aventura. The group includes Romeo Santos, Henry Santos, Lenny Santos, and Max Santos.

In 1999, Romeo Santos’ career took off after Los Teenagers inked a contract with Premium Latin Records. Assuming a new name, Aventura, the group fused Dominican style bachata with hip hop and R&B. Within a decade, the group released 5 studio albums and several live albums. They unleashed a staggering amount of hit singles and sold out numerous music venues. In 2002, one of their hottest single “Obsesion”, from album “We Broke the Rules”, granted them worldwide fame. The song topped many international charts and graced mainstream airwaves. Aventura became one of the most popular Latin youth group at the time. Other international juggernauts include Los Infieles, Un Beso, El Perdedor, Dile Al Amor, and Por Un Segundo, amongst others.

In 2011, after many successful years, the group announced that they would be taking a break from group projects. Romeo Santos embarked on a solo career and released his debut album “Formula Vol. 1.” The album was a huge success and it quickly became one of the best Latin albums of 2011-2012. Breaking landmarks and setting trends, he sold out Madison Square Garden multiply times. In 2014, he would repeat the feat; captivating fans at the Yankee Stadium. That year, Santos released “Formula Vol. 2.” The album ranked amongst the best selling Latin album of 2014. His project includes collaboration with Nicki Minaj, Drake, Carlos Santana, Kevin Hart, Mar Anthony, and Tego Calderon. In 2017, he dropped his 3rd album “Golden.” Once again, he voiced with a wide range of artists; Ozuna, Daddy Yankee, Julio Iglesias, Nicky Jam, Jessie Reyez, and many others. In recent work, Romeo Santos’ single “Sobredosis” featuring Ozuna has gone viral on YouTube. It achieved over 40 million views in less than 2 weeks. Other note worthy hits includes Ozuna x Romeo Santos’ “El Farsante Remix.”

Away from music, Romeo Santos minor in acting. He appeared in the 2015 action film “Furious 7” alongside Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, and Paul Walker. He also voiced the animated character Early Bird in The Angry Birds Movie (2016).

Romeo Santos’ height is 6ft 1in. He has an estimated net worth of $30 Million USD. For most of his career, Santos’ personal life has been private. At age 17, he reportedly fathered a son, Alex Damian Santos. He allegedly was married to a Puerto Rican female, however, the marriage failed after a few years. He was also rumored to be homosexual. He denied the claim stating “I’m not.”

Romeo Santos Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Romeo Santos Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Anthony Santos
  • Birthday: July 21, 1981
  • How Old : Age: 37 years old
  • Place of Birth: Bronx, New York, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Music Producer, Actor
  • Years Active: 1995-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $30 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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