What Is 'King of Latin Pop' Ricky Martin's Net Worth?

What Is 'King of Latin Pop' Ricky Martin's Net Worth?
Ricky Martin speaks onstage during the GLAAD Media Awards at The Beverly Hilton on March 30, 2023, in Beverly Hills, California. Getty Images | Photo by Randy Shropshire

Name  Ricky Martin
Net Worth  $130 Million
Salary  N/A
Annual Income  N/A
DOB  24 December 1971
Age  51 Years
Gender  Male
Nationality  Peurto Rica
Profession  Singer and actor

Ricky Martin, the "King of Latin Pop," is a Puerto Rican superstar with a net worth of $130 million. He's sold over 70 million records worldwide and played a key role in bringing Latin pop to the U.S. He's not only a successful musician but also a talented actor. Ricky Martin is also known for his philanthropic efforts, mainly through the Ricky Martin Foundation, a non-profit organization he established in 2004. The foundation is dedicated to combating human trafficking. 

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BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 12: Ricky Martin attends the 2023 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 12, 2023 in Beverly Hills, California. Getty Images | Photo by Cindy Ord
Ricky Martin attends the 2023 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 12, 2023, in Beverly Hills, California. Getty Images | Photo by Cindy Ord

Ricky Martin's sources of income primarily come from his successful music career, acting roles, and various business ventures. He gained fame as a pop musician, selling millions of albums and scoring hits like "Livin' la Vida Loca" and "She Bangs." Additionally, he acted in TV shows like "General Hospital '' and "Glee," expanding his earnings. Martin's live performances and world tours also contribute significantly to his income. He has ventured into writing with his autobiography "Me" and released albums like "A Quien Quiera Esuchar," which earned him Grammy Awards. Furthermore, his participation as a coach on "The Voice" shows worldwide adds to his income. Ricky Martin has consistently diversified his revenue streams, and his career continues to thrive.


 
 
 
 
 
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Ricky Martin owns some impressive assets. He bought a Beverly Hills home for $13.5 million in 2016 and once sold another Beverly Hills home for $15 million in 2006. In New York City, he sold an apartment for $8.4 million that he bought for $6 million in 2012 and another condo for $7.55 million in 2015. Ricky also has a villa in Madrid, a private island near Rio de Janeiro, and a big property in Puerto Rico.

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CAP D'ANTIBES, FRANCE - MAY 26: Ricky Martin performs live on stafe during the amfAR Cannes Gala 2022 at Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on May 26, 2022 in Cap d'Antibes, France. Getty Images | Photo by Daniele Venturelli
Ricky Martin performs live on stage during the amfAR Cannes Gala 2022 at Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on May 26, 2022, in Cap d'Antibes, France. Getty Images | Photo by Daniele Venturelli
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In Ricky Martin's personal life, he became a father to twin boys through a surrogate mother in 2008. Even though he had a long-term relationship with Mexican TV host Rebecca de Alba, Ricky publicly came out as gay in 2010. He later explained that he's attracted to both men and women but prefers romantic relationships with men. In 2016, he started dating Jwan Yosef, and they eventually got married and had two children together.

After the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami, Martin visited Thailand to assess the needs of young survivors at high risk of exploitation by traffickers. The Ricky Martin Foundation partnered with Habitat for Humanity to construct 224 homes for families affected by the tsunami, completing the project in December 2006. Additionally, the foundation collaborated with the International Organization for Migration on the Llama y Vive campaign, aimed at preventing human trafficking, protecting young victims, and prosecuting traffickers. In 2012, the foundation contributed to the development of the Child Protection Model Law in collaboration with the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children.

CAP D'ANTIBES, FRANCE - MAY 26: (L-R) Jwan Yosef, Ricky Martin, Eva Longoria, Tommy Chiabra and Frida Aasen attend the amfAR Gala Cannes 2022 at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on May 26, 2022 in Cap d'Antibes, Côte d'Azur. Getty Images | Photo by Dave Benett
Jwan Yosef, Ricky Martin, Eva Longoria, Tommy Chiabra and Frida Aasen attend the amfAR Gala Cannes 2022 at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on May 26, 2022 in Cap d'Antibes, Côte d'Azur. Getty Images | Photo by Dave Benett
Grammy Awards (2016) - Best Latin Pop Album for "A Quien Quiera Escuchar (Deluxe Edition)"
GLAAD Media Awards (2016) - Outstanding Music Artist (Spanish Language) for the album "A Quien Quiera Escuchar"
American Music Awards (2003) - Favorite Latin Artist
MTV Asia Awards (2006) - International Award for Favorite Male Artist
Blockbuster Entertainment Awards (2002) - National Council of La Raza Vanguard Award
Blockbuster Entertainment Awards (2000) - Special Achievement Award for Male Entertainer of the Year
Walk of Fame (2007) - Star on the Walk of Fame

 

How many children does Ricky Martin have?

Ricky Martin has four kids: 14-year-old twins Matteo and Valentino, 4-year-old daughter Lucia, and 3-year-old son Renn.

Who is Ricky Martin's nephew?

Ricky Martin has a nephew named Dennis Yadiel Sanchez Martin.

How tall is Ricky Martin?

Ricky Martin is 5 feet 11 inches tall.

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