Facts of Romeo Santos
|Full Name||Romeo Santos|
|Birth Name||Anthony Santos|
|Ethnicity||Puerto Rican and Cuban|
|Birth City||New York City|
|Birth Country||United States|
|No Of Children||2|
|Awards||Billboard Latin Awards|
|Filmography||Furious 7,The Angry Birds Movie|
|Education||Morris High School|
|Date of Birth||July 21,1981|
Two times Billboard Music Awards winner, Romeo Santos is an American singer, actor and record producer. He is popular in for his albums namely Utopia, Golden and Formula Vol. 2. Some of his hit songs are titled Enséñame a Olvidar, Ella y Yo, and El Perdedor, to name some.
King of the Bachata genre, Santos was a frontman of the band Aventura, with which he released the song Obsesión. The song remained at #1 in the Italian Billboard for almost sixteen weeks.
Earnings from Social Media and Endorsement Deals
The American singer is very active on Instagram under the username @romeosantos which boasts of 17 million followers. According to some sources, his post on the social media platform is said to earn about $33,152 - $55,254, from every post.
His estimated monthly earnings from his official YouTube channel, Romeo Santos are $165 - $2.6K while its yearly earnings are estimated to be $2K - $31.6K.
Romeo's Vevo channel RomeoSantosVEVO earns around $42.3K - $677.5K monthly and the yearly earnings of the channel is estimated to be $508.2K - $8.1M. An artist earns about 80% of the returns of the channel while the remaining 20% goes to the channel.
He has over more than 2 billion views on his videos combined, which includes 650 million views for Propuesta Indecente.
Since 2016, the Latino singer is signed to Jay-Z's Roc Nation Latin entertainment division and has been serving as the CEO.
What is Romeo Santos' net worth in 2019?
As of 2019, the bachata singer has amassed a massive wealth worth $30 million, which comes from the sale of his record albums with the band Aventura and also from his solo career.
Romeo Santos' Career- His Albums and Songs
Santos developed a keen interest in singing since he was a small boy and also sang the church choir while he was 12. He made his debut as the lead singer and as the composer of the band, Aventura, founded by himself along with members Max Santos, Lenny Santos, and Henry Santos.
The band got their major break in 1999 and their sound was a fusion of the bachata music with modern music like hip hop and R&B. Together with band Romeo released 5 major studio albums like Generation Next (2000), Love & Hate (2003), and The Last (2009). Some of the band's hits songs are titled Enséñame a Olvidar, Ella y Yo, Obsesión, and El Perdedor.
He then departed from the band in April 2011 to pursue his solo career and released his first solo debut album Formula Vol. 1 which had an estimated earnings of $375,000. He worked with Usher in the album's hit single Promise.
His second album Formula Vol 2. was released on 25th February 2014 and had earnings of $300,000. The album features his collaborations with major hip hop artists like Drake, Nicki Minaj, and also Kevin Hart.
There are no records of the money he made from the sales of his other albums Golden (2017) and Utopia (2019). Over the years he has worked with big names of music like Swiss Beatz and Daddy Yankee to name some.
Santos in Films
As an actor, he made his debut with the movie Furious 7, where he worked alongside late Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Tyrese Gibson, and Ludacris. The movie made $1.516 billion at the box office.
He also voiced the character Early Bird in The Angry Birds Movie, starring Sean Penn, Bill Hader, Peter Dinklage, and Kate McKinnon. The movie was a huge success and earned $352.3 million against the $73 million budget. However, the salary he received from his acting projects hasn't been revealed.
Residence and Cars
He resides in The Bronx, New York with his sons but the value of his house currently unknown.
His garage houses a few luxurious rides like a Buggati Veyron of $1.7 million, a black Mercedes G-wagon which has a starting price of $124,500, a Porsche 911 GT of $144,650, and a Bentley Continental GT which can be bought for $214,600.
Romeo's involvement in Philanthropy, Insurance, and Taxes
The American singer collaborated with many A-class celebrities, like Angie Martinez and Fat Joe, to sent six airplanes loaded with supplies to the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rica.
He is also affiliated with other charitable foundations, but the money he donated to these organizations is still a mystery.
There is no information regarding his insurance policies but it can believed that he must be paying a huge sum of money to the IRS as taxes for his $30 million net worth.
Romeo Santos' Biography- Age, Relationships, Height, And Weight
He was born as Anthony Santos in The Bronx, New York in the United States on 21st July 1981. He has not disclosed the name of his parents but his mother was a Puerto Rican and his father belongs to the Dominican ancestry. Anthony has a sister named Laura Santos.
He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is mixed. Santos attended the Morris High School located in New York.
The 38-years-old singer is the father of two sons but hasn't been married yet. He has a son named Alex Damian Santos, which he revealed in his interview with Rashel Diaz of Telemundo. He has not disclosed the name of his second son.
He was believed to be in a relationship with Francelys Infante and Samantha Medina. Rumors has it that Romeo was briefly married to Samantha.
Height And Weight
The Obsesion singer stands quite tall with a height of 6 feet and 1 inch (185 cms) and his body weighs about 91 kg (201 lbs).