Ricky Martin Net Worth
Ricky Martin Net Worth: Ricky Martin is a Puerto Rican pop musician, actor and author who has a net worth of $60 million dollars. Born Enrique Martín Morales on December 24, 1971, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the musically gifted Martin made his start with the all-boy pop group Menudo in 1984. After five years with the band, he embarked on a solo career with the release of his 1991 Spanish-language studio album, Ricky Martin. He went on to release few more albums in Spanish, after which finally came to light his first English-language album (also titled Ricky Martin). Among other singles, it included the salsa-style tune "Livin' La Vida Loca." The album was well received, selling 17 million copies worldwide, and put Ricky Martin on the map for good. Already established as an avatar of dancable, hip-swiveling Latin pop, he saw the release of many subsequent successful albums, including A Medio Vivir (1995), Vuelve (1998), Sound Loaded (2000, with the hit "She Bangs"), Life (2005), as well as the compilation album Ricky Martin 17 (2008). Meanwhile, he made his TV debut in the 1994 American TV soap opera General Hospital, playing a Puerto Rican singer. After years of fan speculation on his sexuality, Martin announced that he was a "fortunate homosexual man" in 2010 ending the discussion.