Luis Miguel

Born Apr 19, 1970

Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri is a Puerto Rican singer. He is widely known only by the name Luis Miguel. An icon in the Spanish-speaking countries, he is often referred to as "El Sol de México" (The Sun of Mexico) or simply "El Sol" (The Sun). Beginning his musical career in his childhood, Luis Miguel has won five Grammys and four Latin Grammys among other numerous awards. He is considered as one of the top male pop vocalists in the world nowadays.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Luis Miguel.


1970 Birth Born in 1970.


1981 - 1983 3 More Events
1986 16 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1986, Luis Miguel gave his career a brief break, as his relationship with his father was souring due to alleged mismanagement, poor financial decisions and risking his earnings of his career.
1987 17 Years Old 1 More Event
Shortly after signing with Warner Records, in 1987, he fired his father and started to work with Juan Carlos Calderón.
1988 18 Years Old On November 25, 1988, Luis Miguel's second album Busca Una Mujer was released. … Read More
1989 19 Years Old Luis Miguel is the father of three children: Michelle Salas, born on June 13, 1989, from his relationship with Stephanie Salas; Miguel, born on January 1, 2007 and Daniel, born on December 18, 2008, both from his relationship with actress Aracely Arámbula. … Read More


1990 20 Years Old 1 More Event
He also had a top-ten single Separados in early 1990, peaking at #8.
1991 21 Years Old In 1991, Luis Miguel's career went to even greater heights and earned him the respect of a wider audience with the release of Romance, an album of romantic boleros, most of them from the 1950s. … Read More
1993 23 Years Old In 1993, Luis Miguel's fifth studio album, Aries, was released, which won him that year's Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album. … Read More
1994 24 Years Old In 1994, he released a sequel to Romance, Segundo Romance, featuring Luis Miguel as a convincing pop singer with mastery over timeless Latin classics such as "Solamente Una Vez" and "Sin Ti". … Read More
1996 26 Years Old In 1996, for his contribution to the recording industry, Luis Miguel received a star and was inducted to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. … Read More
In 1997, Luis Miguel released his third album of the bolero series Romances, which earned him a World Music Award and another Grammy Award.
1999 29 Years Old In 1999, Luis Miguel released his ninth studio album Amarte Es Un Placer which, in 2000, earned him two Latin Grammys for being Best Album of the Year and Best Pop Album of the Year. … Read More


2001 - 2003 2 More Events
2004 34 Years Old In 2004, Luis Miguel released his Mexico En La Piel. … Read More
2005 35 Years Old 1 More Event
He launched his Mexico En La Piel Tour in 2005. … Read More
On May 6, 2008, Luis Miguel released Cómplices, produced by him and written by Spanish composer Manuel Alejandro. … Read More


2010 40 Years Old 1 More Event
Luis Miguel released his self-titled studio album on September 14, 2010. … Read More
2012 42 Years Old On February 22, 2012, he sang at the Viña del Mar International Song Festival. … Read More
2013 43 Years Old Luis Miguel performed at the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival on August 31, 2013.
2014 44 Years Old On August, 2014, his latest single "Déjà Vu" was leaked on the web. … Read More
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