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Enrique Iglesias was born in Madrid, Spain, and is the third and youngest child of the internationally famous Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Filipina socialite and magazine journalist Isabel Preysler. He is also related to the legendary Hollywood actor Steve Mcqueen. He released his first major album in 12 July 1995, Iglesias released Enrique Iglesias, a collection of light rock ballads. The records sold half a million copies in its first week, a rare accomplishment then for an album recorded in a language other than English. He won the coveted Grammy award in 1997. To date Enrique Iglesias has sold over 140 million records worldwide (60 million albums and 80 million singles), making him one of the best selling Latin recording artists of all time. Iglesias has received 213 awards from 501 nominations.  He toured India in Oct 2012 . His concerts were held in Delhi, Pune and Bangalore. His songs best songs include “ I’m Loving you”, “Bailamos”, “Rythym Divine”, “Dirty Dancing”, “Just Wanna Be With You”, “Baby I Like It”, “Hero” among others. He has always been in the forefront in supporting humanitarian causes.  In 2010, Iglesias was included in the project Download to Donate started by an organization Music for Relief started by American rock band Linkin Park. He was co-producer of the album Download to Donate for Haiti, a charity album for the 2010 Haiti earthquake, with the co-vocalist of the band Mike Shinoda. He  was born on 8th May 1975. Citrus Ventures wishes him a very happy birthday.

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