How much is the Record producer/artist Yandel Worth?
The Puerto Rican recording artist- Llandel Veguilla Malave is one of the well-recognized artists in the reggae music scene. He is even more popular by his stage name- Yandel.
Being one of the members of the reggae duo- Wisin & Yandel, he is favored by many reggae fans since his debut in 1995. His first album Quien Contra Mi was his official beginning to his solo musical career. Starting from his debut along with Wisin through his solo career, we can easily assume that he has made a fortune from his music career. Recently Forbes magazine estimated his net worth currently to be around $40 million.
Llandel Veguilla Malave’s birth date is January 14 of 1977, and he was born in Cayey, Puerto Rico. He was born to his parents- Julio Veguilla and Lucy Malave. His two siblings, younger sister Linette and brother Gadiel are both involved in music.
Sadly, there is no information concerning his educational background.
Yandel used to be a barber before he made a decision to seek a career in music. He met his ally Wisin while in his school. Since both of them shared a passion for similar kind of music theme, they started their musical duo in early 1998.
Two years later, they debuted with their official music album Los Reyes del Nuevo Milenio.
In 2000, they debuted to the music industry with their reggae themed album. The album hoarded a huge amount of admirers, and they soon signed to a major label contract with the Universal subsidiary Machete Music. The release of their album “Mi Vida….My life” in 2003 only contributed to their success even more.
Subsequently, they announced the establishment of their label, WY Records. Along with it, they also started their affiliate group “Los Vaqueros.” They started their tour on the November if 2013.
However, after the completion of their tour, the duo decided to pursue a solo career and take a break from the duo.
In 2015, a solo album “Dangerous” was released by Yandel. The album, although received positively, did not manage to gather much critical acclaim.
In Tv shows and films
In the year 2005, David Impelluso directed a documentary based on the lives of the duo- Wisin & Yandel. He appeared in the film narrating his life story. In 2009, he guest starred in the TV show- Verano de amor. Yandel was also one of the coaches in the third season of La Voz, Mexico; the Mexican version of The Voice in 2013.
|Name||Llandel Veguilla Malave|
|Date of birth||January 14, 1977|
|Father’s name||Julio Vaguilla|
|Mother’s name||Lucy Malave|
|Net Worth||$40 Million|
Marriage and Divorce
Llandel Vaguilla Malave is married to his wife- Edneris Espada Figueroa since 2004. The two were in a long time relationship before they eventually decided to marry. He fathers two children along with his wife, Adrian Yandel Veguilla and Derek Adrian Veguilla.
The Puerto Rican singer has managed to accumulate an enormous amount of followers comparatively. His music influence in the industry seems to have a huge impact, and thus, he has, even more, followers on his social sites than most other artists. Talking about his social sites, he is active on most of them, uploading pictures and updating his information on a regular basis.
As estimated by Forbes, we know for a fact that he has earned a lot in the short run of his career period. In fact, if we point out the exact numbers, his estimated net worth amount is around $40 Million. This includes all of his assets as well as his shares and endorsements.
Rumors and Controversy
The Hollywood and even the music industry is always marked by the controversies related to the famed celebrities. However, talented as he is, Yandel has no major controversies linked to him so far. Apart from the musical success he gained, no mention of him is heard relating to any false or negative rumors in the media source.