Ricky Martin

Ricky Maria Martin, whose real name is Enrique Martín Morales, is a Puerto Rican singer and actor, born in San Juan on December 24, 1971, from a psychologist father and an accountant mother. His two parents, Enrique Martín Negroni and Negreida Morales, however, divorce when Ricky is two years old. In 2008, Ricky became the father of two twins, Matteo and Valentino, thanks to surrogate motherhood, and in March 2010, he declared his homosexuality, which he talks about in his autobiographical book Me in English and Yo in Spanish, published with the publishing house Celebra.Since 2016, he has had a relationship with Jwan Yosef, a Syrian painter and artist. The two married in January 2018 and exactly one year later was born Lucía, their eldest daughter. After a short career with Menudo (from 1984 to 1989), Martin began his career as a soloist. He released several albums and singles -all of which were a huge success – and collaborated with other internationally renowned singers.He also has a career as an actor: he plays on television, in the theatre and on the big screen.Ricky is the coach of the talent show La Voz… México in 2014 and the fourth edition of The Voice Australia in 2015. In 2019, he was one of the two artistic directors of the Friend’s Evening.

Discography

Wi Menudo

Evolución (1984)

Menudo (1985)

Ayer Y Hoy (1985)

A Festa Vai Começar (Portuguese) (1985)

Viva! Bravo! (Italian) (1986)

Refrescante (1986)

Can’t Get Enough (1986)

Menudo (Portuguese) (1986)

Somos Los Hijos del Rock (1987)

In Action (Inglis-Tagalog) (1987)

Sons of Rock (1988)

Sombras Y Figuras (1989)

      Alone

Ricky Martin (1991)

Me Amarás (1993)

A Medio Vivir (1995)

Vuelve (1998)

Ricky Martin (1999)

Sound Loaded (2000)

Almas del Silencio (2003)

Life (2005)

MTV Unplugged (2006)

Música + Alma + Sexo (2011)