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Enrique Iglesias (8.5.1975) Enrique Iglesias is a Spanish singer-songwriter, also known for acting and working as a record producer.

Net Worth: Celebrity Net Worth claimed in 2013 that Enrique Iglesias had a net worth of 85 million USD.

Childhood: Enrique Iglesias is the third child of singer Julio Iglesias and journalist Isabel Preysler, born in Madrid, Spain. In 1979, Iglesias' parents divorced and Enrique moved to stay with his mother. When his grandfather was kidnapped in 1986, Enrique was sent to live with his father in Miami. Due to his father's prestige in the musical world, Iglesias wanted to keep his desired to perform a secret. Once he had finished his time at Gulliver Preparatory School in Florida, Enrique recorded a tape of three songs which he gave to his father's publicist under the stage name Enrique Martinez. The tape was a hit, and in 1995 Iglesias dropped out of his business class at the University of Miami and recorded his first album.

Career: Enrique Iglesias released his first album, Enrique Iglesias, on the 12th July, 1995 which went on to sell over one million copies in its first three months. His subsequent two albums in 1997 and 1998 brought him onto the front line of the Latin music scene. His tour in 1999, Cosas del Amor, was the first concert tour to be sponsored by fast-food juggernaut McDonalds. 1999 marked the year that Iglesias crossed over fully into English spoken music. Will Smith asked Iglesias to contribute to his new film, Wild Wild West after seeing him perform on tour. The song, Bailamos, became a number one hit in the US. The song appeared in his first English spoken album, Enrique, in the same year. In 2001, Iglesias released a second English album entitled Escape, before returning to his native language for the album Quizas in 2002. His 7th studio album, 7, was released in 2003, also in English. Iglesias released his next album, Insomnia, in 2007, as well as acting in the Robert Rodriguez film Once Upon a Time in Mexico, alongside Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek and Johnny Depp. Hi ninth album, Euphoria, was released in 2010 and won the Billboard Music Award for Top Latin Album. It contained songs in both Spanish and English. In March, 2014, Iglesias released the album Sex and Love, containing three singles which all reached the number one spot on Billboard's Hot Latin Songs list.

Personal life: In 1997, Iglesias dated Playmate Samantha Torres, before staring a relationship with the tennis player Anna Kournikova in 2001. This relationship lasted 12 years, until separating in 2013.



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Shots of Spanish pop star Enrique Iglesias as he gave a live performance at the Phones 4 U Arena in Manchester, United Kingdom - Saturday 29th November 2014

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Photographs of Spanish pop star Enrique Iglesias as he gave a live performance at The SSE Hydro arena in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom - Tuesday 25th November 2014

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Enrique Iglesias - Enrique Iglesias performing live on stage at the 3 Arena on his 'Sex and Love Tour' - Dublin, Ireland - Sunday 23rd November 2014

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Shots of Spanish singer songwriter Enrique Iglesias as he performed live in concert at the Barclaycard Center in Madrid, Spain - Saturday 15th November 2014

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Enrique Iglesias - Turn The Night Up


Enrique Iglesias releases yet another single ahead of the release of an as yet unannounced new album. The track is an intense club anthem called 'Turn The Night Up' and will be available on iTunes on August 13th 2013.

The Best And The Worst Performances In Super Bowl History (Videos)


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The Super Bowl half-time entertainment shows have slowly evolved into one of the biggest deals in the entertainment industry. Get it right, get richer (you’ll already be rich, if you’re performing at the Super Bowl, these days). Get it wrong? Suffer at least 12 months of ridicule and about a fortnight of humiliation every year subsequently, as people like us dig up lists like this to remind everyone of your shame.

A good Super Bowl Halftime Show can be life-affirming. Patriotism in its finest form; live music at its glitziest and its most extravagant. Here are five of the best:

5. Diana Ross, Sun Devil Stadium, 1996

Continue reading: The Best And The Worst Performances In Super Bowl History (Videos)

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