Marc Anthony Set to Kick Off Vivir Mi Vida Tour
: August 20, 2013
Marc Anthony is set to kick off the North American segment of his much-anticipated, and seemingly insanely-sponsored, Vivir Mi Vida Tour this week at Miami's American Airlines Aren ...
Marc Anthony ’3.0′ Album Review
: August 03, 2013
As a longtime star of the Latin pop scene, Marc Anthony has established a prolific career where his new releases continue to top the Billboard charts, 25 years after he deb ...
Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony’s Marriage is Over
: July 17, 2011
The couple confirmed they are going to end their marriage with People magazine. They were married in June 2004.
In a statement, the couple said they had decided to bring their m ...
Marc Anthony Prepares Fall Tour Dates
: May 19, 2011
Marc Anthony, who is currently touring Latin America in support of his latest album “Iconos,” has announced tour dates for the U.S, which includes visits to some of Anthony's f ...
Marc Anthony Books US Tour Stops
: July 30, 2010
Latin crooner Marc Anthony will be hitting the United States early in the fall to back up his late spring release, “Iconos”.
Anthony’s short east coast album trek will entai ...
marc anthony Biography
The American singer-songwriter, producer and actor Marc Anthony was born on September 16, 1968 in New York City. He is the all time best-selling tropical salsa artist. Anthony has won three Latin Grammys and two Grammy Awards and sold over 12 million worldwide albums. His Latin ballads and salsa numbers are what Anthony is most known for. He holds the record for most No. 1 singles on Billboard's Tropical Songs chart. Anthony is a limited partner/minority owner of the NFL team the Miami Dolphins.
Marc Anthony was a session vocalist at the beginning of his music career, working for underground and freestyle house music acts in New York. He then worked as a backing vocalist and songwriter for the pop acts Latin Rascals and Menudo. In 1998 he released his debut album on Bluedog Records, "Rebel," a freestyle music album. Anthony sang backup vocals in 1989 on "Without or Without You," a freestyle club hit, for Ann-Marie. After writing and singing on several freestyle songs, he changed his style to salsa as well as other Lain styles after 1992.
Initially Anthony was reluctant to move to salsa. However after hearing "Hasta Que Te Conoci," a hit song by Juan Gabriel," he changed his mind. In 1993 Anthony released "Otra Nota," his debut Spanish language album. The set was inspired by musicians such as Juan Gabriel, Ruben Blades and Tito Puente. Anthony released his second album, "Todo a su tiempo," in 1995. The album received a Grammy nomination and Billboard named Anthony Hot Tropical Artist of the Year.
In 1999 Anthony released his first English language album. The self-titled set debuted in the No. 8 spot on Billboard's album chart. Eventually the album went triple platinum. Anthony has released a total of 13 studio albums. His latest, "Iconos," was released in 2010. Anthony has also worked as an actor, He has appeared in numerous films, including Hackers, Big Night, Bringing Out the Dead, In the Time of the Butterflies, Man on Fire and El Cantante.