Chayanne, 55
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  • Birthday
    June 28, 1968
  • Birthplace
    Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • Age
    55 Years

Chayanne is a famous Puerto Latin pop singer, composer, and actor. Chayanne has sold over 30 million albums worldwide and released 21 solo albums.

Early Life and Family

Chayanne was born on 1968, 28 June in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. His father’s name is Quintino Figueroa who is a sales manager and her mother’s name was Irma Luz Arc who was a teacher. His nationality is Puerto Rican. As his real name is Elmer Figueroa Arce. Chayanne is his nickname who was kept by his mother since childhood. His mother kept his name from the 1950s television series. He has got 4 siblings.

Chayanne with his parent's Source: PinterestChayanne with his parent’s Source: Pinterest

Besides that, he started dancing in one of the same schools that Michael Jackson did. Moreover, there is no information regarding her education.

Professional Life and Achievements

Chayanne started her career as a singer at ten years old. He became a part of a Menudo-type group ‘Los Chicos’. This group made several hit recordings like, ‘Ava Maria, and ‘Puerto Rico Son Los Chicos’ but in 1984 Los Chicos separated.

After this, he began his career as a solo artist, and later he signed with RCA Victor and released his album named ‘Chayanne es mi Nombre’ in 1986. And in 1986, he released his second album named ‘Sangre Latina’. After, In 1987, he switched labels to Sony Music and broke out with his first self-titled album. On November 1, 1988, he released the eponymous second self-titled album.

Moreover, On 1990, August 7, he released the album ‘Tiempo de Vals’ which featured some of his best-selling singles such as the title track, which was composed by Jose Maria Cano, Eros Ramazzotti, and ‘Daria Cualquier Cosa’, composed by Luis Gomez Escolar and Julio Seijas. In 2005, he also did a tour along with Mexican Alejandro Fernandez and fellow Puerto Rican Marc Anthony.

Besides that, he is active in the acting world. He appeared in ‘La ninera’, ‘Sweethearts’, Juan y Jose show’, ‘Savage Attraction’, ‘Volver an Empezar’, and ‘AI Compas de un sentimiento’ among others.

Chayanne singing Source: Simple WikipediaChayanne singing Source: Simple Wikipedia

He was won many awards in his entire career. In 1999, he garnered the ALMA Awards nomination. Some other nominations are the American Music Awards, Billboard Latin Music Awards, Premio Lo Nuestro, and many others.

Personal Life and Net Worth

He is a married guy, who was married to Marilisa Maronesse in 1992. Marilisa is an attorney and former Miss Venezuela Latina. Besides that, they have got 2 children. They give birth to their first child Lorenzo Valentino Figureroa(Son)  in August 1997 and they have got one daughter named Isadora Sofia who was born on 2001, December 10. They currently live in Miami, Florida.

Chayanne with his wife Source: StarBioChayanne with his wife Source: StarBio

He hasn’t revealed his monthly salary but, his net worth is around $4o million according to the source.

Body Measurements and Social Media

His height is around 6 feet and 3 inches and his weight is around 84 kilogram. Besides that, he has got dark browns eyes as well as his hair color is also dark brown.

He is quite more active in social media. He has got 14 million followers on his Facebook account as well as he has got 9.2 million followers on his Twitter account. Besides that, he has got 6.3 million followers on his Instagram account.

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