Summary

Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (born May 8, 1975), simply known as Enrique Iglesias (; ), is a Spanish American singer, songwriter, actor, Iglesias started his career in the mid-1990s on an American Spanish Language record label Fonovisa under the name Enrique Martinez, until his big uncovering of being Enrique Iglesias, which helped turn him into one of the biggest stars in Latin America and the Hispanic Market in the United States becoming the biggest seller of Spanish-language albums of that decade. By the turn of the millennium, he had made a successful crossover into the mainstream market and signed a multi-album deal with Universal Music Group for US $68,000,000 with Universal Music Latino to release his Spanish albums and Interscope to release English albums. In 2010, he parted with Interscope and signed with another Universal Music Group label Republic Records to release bilingual albums.

Iglesias has sold over 137 million records world wide, making him one of the best selling Latin artists ever. Iglesias has scored over 150 number-one hits across all of the Billboard charts and he has had five Billboard Hot 100 top five singles, including two number-ones, and holds the record for producing 26 number-one Spanish-language singles on the Billboards Hot Latin Tracks. he also holds the record for most number-one hits and the longest running Number-One hit on that chart. He has also had 13 number-one songs on Billboard's Dance charts, more than any other male artist (even more than Michael Jackson and Prince). Billboard has called him The King of Latin Pop and "The King of Dance". He is also the best selling Latin artist in the UK and the best selling international artist in India.