A man’s strength or weakness is often determined by his ability to withstand adversity. Antony Santos overcame adversity and earned a place in Latin Tropical music’s history books.
Quick Facts of Romeo Santos
|Date of Birth||July 21, 1981|
|Age||39 Years 9 Month(s)|
|Net Worth||$30 million|
|Height||6 Feet 1 Inches (1.85 m)|
|Siblings||Laura Santos (Sister)|
Antony’s success story is unique. He is known by his stage name Romeo Santos.
Romeo Santos was born on July 21, 1981, in the Bronx, to a Dominican father who worked as a construction worker and a Puerto Rican mother. Laura, his older sister, was his personal trainer when he was younger.
Santos entered a church choir at the age of 13 and discovered his singing abilities, despite his family’s weak economic situation and inadequate resources to survive. He began singing in the streets and became well-known among Dominican-American teenagers.
He rose through the ranks of the band Aventura to become its lead vocalist. One of their songs from the album Obsession’ broke the charts in 2002, establishing them as one of New York’s most well-known young groups. In 2009, the band was invited to play for US President Barack Obama at the White House.
The band, however, disbanded in 2011, and Romeo began a solo career. He currently has four albums under his belt: Formula, Vol. 1 (which topped the Hot Latin Songs and Tropical Songs charts in 2012), Formula, Vol. 2 (which was the best-selling Latin album in 2014), Golden (2017), and Utopia (2017). (reached no.1 in US Latin charts 2019).
Children and Wife (Romeo Santos)
Outside of his professional life, Romeo Santos has been a reclusive person. He has stated that he does not want to reveal his loved ones to the public and instead wishes to shield them by focusing solely on the sale of his albums.
Romeo does, however, have two children, a son named Alex and a baby boy born in March 2019.
Romeo’s first brother, Alex, is said to have been the result of his relationship with Samantha Madina. According to multiple Latin accounts, the popular singer married her when they were still still teenagers.
Romeo, on the other hand, has kept the identity of his second child’s mother a secret.
Net worth of Romeo Santos
Romeo Santos has developed a prestigious reputation as the King of Bachata. He has enthralled the public with his distinct style and passion for tropical music.
Romeo debuted as an actor in the Dominican film Sanky Panky in 2007, and has since appeared in films such as The Angry Bird and Furious 7.
His estimated net worth is around $30 million at the moment.