What is Marc Anthony’s Net Worth?
|Net Worth:||$80 Million|
|Born:||16 September 1968|
|Country:||United States of America|
|Salary:||$8 Million (Annual)|
Marc Anthony is an American singer, actor, and businessman who has a net worth of $80 million. Anthony is known for the highest-selling albums in his history, around 12 million sold worldwide, and is a top-selling salsa artist. Marc is mostly recognized for his music career and is known to have won three Grammy Awards and six Latin Grammy Awards and various prestigious accolades and recognition.
Anthony was born on September 16, 1968, in New York, to Puerto Rican parents. Anthony’s parents named him after Marco Antonio Muñiz, a Mexican singer. Anthony grew up in Spanish Harlem or East Harlem also known as El Barrio and was raised Roman Catholic.
He is the youngest of his 7 siblings. Anthony began learning music at home and was taught by his father, Felipe Muñiz, who was a musician and a professional guitarist.
Anthony listened to an array of genres and artists such as rhythm, rock, pop, blues, and artists such as Air Supply (Australia), José Feliciano (Puerto Rico), salsa legends Willie Colón (Puerto Rico), Rubén Blades (Panama) and Héctor Lavoe (Puerto Rico), among other popular artists. Antony was largely influenced by the Puerto Rican bandleader and percussionist, Tito Puente, who was a professional and personal guide in his life.
Anthony’s career began as a vocalist for freestyle music, and New York music acts, and was a backing vocalist for pop acts, ‘Muendo,’ and ‘Latin Rascals.’ ‘Rebel,’ his very first music album came out in 1988 under Bluedog records, and wrote and produced for his fellow freestyle artist, Sa-Fire, ‘Boy I’ve Been Told.’
He signed with RMM Records and recorded his Spanish debut, ‘Otra Nate,’ in 1993, he established himself as a prominent salsa musician. In 1995, he dropped another breakthrough album called “Todo a Su Tiempo,” which earned him a Billboard Award for Hot Tropical Artist of the Year and a Grammy nomination. That album went on to sell over 800,000 units. In the United States and Puerto Rico, it has received Gold certification.
‘When the Night Is Over’ was released in 1991, followed by ‘Otra Nota’ in 1993, ‘Toda a Su Tiempo’ in 1995, ‘Contra la Corriente’ in 1997, and ‘Marc Anthony’ in 1999. In 2001, he released ‘Libre,’ ‘Mended,’ ‘Amar Sin Mentiras,’ ‘El Cantante,’ in 2007, ‘Iconos,’ in 2010, and ‘3.0,’ in 2013, ‘Opus’ (2019), and ‘Pa’lla Voy’ (2022).
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Anthony received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute in Washington D.C, in 2009. He has received 29 Premio Lo Nuestro Latin Music Awards and is the top male artist to receive the same and has been honored with ASCAP Founders Awards.
Apart from these, he has also received 12 Billboard Latin Music Awards, two Grammy Awards, three Billboard Awards, and a special mention from the Univisión television network.
His acting credits comprise roles in East Side Story in 1988 and Carlito’s Way in 1993, in which he had a brief cameo. Natural Causes, Hackers, Big Night, Bringing Out the Dead and the Substitute were among his films in the 1990s. He appeared in films such as ‘In the Time of the Butterflies,’ ‘Man on Fire,’ and ‘El Cantante’ in the 2000s.
Anthony has been in multiple relationships in the past few decades. He had a kid with Debbie Rosado in 1994 and later they had adopted another kid. The duo broke up and he then was engaged to actress Claudette Lali and they too split.
In 2000, Anthony was married to former Miss Universe, Dayanara Torres, had two sons and divorced in 2004. The same year of his divorce, he then married the pop singer Jennifer Lopez and had twins, a boy, and a girl, and divorced in 2011. Anthony wedded model Shannon de Lima in 2014, however, the couple separated in 2016 and divorced the following year.
Marc Anthony’s Net Worth
Marc Anthony’s net worth is estimated to be $80 million and has an annual salary of $8 million. In 1999, Marc released his first English-language pop disc “Marc Anthony” and debuted at number eight in Billboard Magazine. Still, Marc’s maximum income comes from the sale of these copies, as well as earns thousands of dollars in brand endorsements.