Yandel Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Yandel Biography
  • Name: Yandel
  • Age: 41 years old
  • Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer
  • Net Worth: US $20 Million
  • Status: Alive

Yandel is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter and music producer. He’s one-half the reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel. His solo albums include De Lider a Leyenda (2013), Dangerous (2015) and Update (2017). He’s known for the singles “Encantadora”, “Nunca Me Olvides” and “Moviendo Caderas”. Yandel was born Llandel Veguilla Malave on January 14, 1977, in Cayey, Puerto Rico. His parents are Julio Veguilla and Lucy Malave. He has a brother, Gadiel, and a sister, Linnette.

Yandel supported himself as a bartender prior to music. He attended school with future collaborator Wisin (Juan Luis Morera Luna). Together they formed the reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel. Their first album, Los Reyes del Nuevo Milenio, was released in May 30, 2000. Their major label debut, Mi Vida… My Life, followed in October 2003. It was released on the label Fresh Productions. The album peaked at #19 on the Latin Pop Album charts. The duo’s fifth album, Pa’l Mundo, was released in November 2005 by Machete Music. It was a commercial success with more than 1 million units sold. Wisin & Yandel founded their own record label ‘WY Records’ in 2005. Their other studio albums include Los Vaqueros (2006), Wisin vs. Yandel: Los Extraterrestres (2007), Los Vaqueros: El Regreso (2011) and Lideres (2012). They’ve collaborated with 50 Cent, T-Pain, Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez and Chris Brown among others. Their accolades include 10 Billboard Latin Music Awards, 2 Latin Grammy Awards, and a MTV Video Music Award.

Yandel’s solo debut album, Quien Contra Mi, was released in September 2003. It featured production from Luny Tunes, Fido, DJ Joe and DJ Sonic. His sophomore project, De Lider a Leyenda, arrived in November 2013. It was released on the label Sony Music Latin. The album peaked at #1 on the Top Latin Albums chart with songs like “Hable de Ti”, “Hasta Abajo” and “Moviendo Caderas” featuring Daddy Yankee. Don Omar and J Alvarez also made guest appearances. Yandel released his EP, Legacy: De Lider a Leyenda Tour, in August 2014. A third album, Dangerous, followed in November 2015. It was spearheaded by the singles “Encantadora”, “Nunca Me Olvides” and “Loba”. ‘Encantadora’ won 2 Latin Grammy Awards, including one for best urban song. His fourth album, Update, was released in September 2017. It was certified Gold (Latin) by the RIAA. The album featured Ozuna, J Balvin and a few others.

Yandel’s height is 5ft 6in and he’s of Puerto Rican descent. His personal net worth is estimated at $20 million. The duo Wisin & Yandel is worth around $40 million as a group. Yandel married ‘Edneris Espada Figueroa’ in 2004. They have two children, Dereck and Adrian Malave.

Yandel Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Yandel Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Llandel Veguilla Malave
  • Birthday: January 14, 1977
  • How Old : Age: 41 years old
  • Place of Birth: Cayey, Puerto Rico
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Music Producer
  • Years Active: 1998-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $20 Million
  • Marriage(s): Edneris Espada Figueroa
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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