Marc Anthony

(Marco Antonio Muñiz)

Marc Anthony
Marc Anthony
  • Born: September 16, 1968
  • Nationality: Puerto Rican
  • Profession: Singer, Actor, Record Producer, Television Producer









Marco Antonio Muñiz, known professionally as Marc Anthony, is an American singer, actor, record producer and television producer. Anthony is also the top selling tropical salsa artist of all time. The two-time Grammy Award and five-time Latin Grammy Award winner has sold more than 12 million albums worldwide. He is best known for his Latin salsa numbers and ballads. Anthony has won numerous awards and his achievements have been honored through various recognitions. He was the recipient of the 2009 Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) Chair's Award. He also received the "2009 CHCI Chair's Lifetime Achievement Award" on September 16, 2009. He holds the Guinness World Record for best-selling tropical/salsa artist and the most number-one albums on the Billboard Tropical Albums year-end charts.

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Be quiet, or my wife will take away your first born and make him or her work in one of her sweatshops! Work, Workers & The Labor Force
Being Puerto Rican, born and raised on the streets of New York, you go, 'Wow, you're still friends with your ex, man? Really? That's weird.' I don't play that.
Celebrity watching and speculation is almost like a sport. Sports & Athletics
Fame is addictive. Money is addictive. Attention is addictive. But golf is second to none. Money, Coins & Minting
First you date the songs, and then you get engaged and then you marry them. They have to stand the test of time, because they are going to be yours for the next 20, 30, 40 years. So you had better choose right. Time
I come from a pop background, but I'm also a Puerto Rican and I do feel this music. My approach to salsa is a humble one, and I defy anybody to prove that I'm faking it. Music, Chants & Rapps
I just want to sing, I want to work on my music, I want to make my movies, that's all I want to do. Music, Chants & Rapps ;Arts, Culture, Entertainment & Lifestyle ;Work, Workers & The Labor Force
I say it every day - I'm the luckiest man on earth.
I think in general I've never dared compose in Spanish. First of all, it is such an intricate language.
If you do what you love, you'll never work a day in your life. Life ;Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex ;Work, Workers & The Labor Force
I'm a huge sports fan. Sports & Athletics
I'm not a salsa singer who wants to sing in English, and I'm not this American kid who wants to sing Spanish.
I'm not a traditional sonero, at least not in the way they want me to be, I'm an interpreter, and I reach people in a different level.
'Livin' la Vida Loca' is not Latin music. It does not represent Latin music. Music, Chants & Rapps
My mum always told me 95 per cent of success was partnering well. Success
My thing is music, period. Music, Chants & Rapps
These opportunities don't come around too often. It's quite an honor and a privilege to be able to sit here today saying that I'm a part-owner of an NFL team.
What Jennifer Lopez puts out, it's not Latin music. Music, Chants & Rapps
What you see is what you get. My God, I don't have the time nor the energy to live up to some persona. Time ;Religion & God