Enrique Iglesias

Enrique Iglesias

Timeline of Enrique Iglesias, a globally renowned Spanish singer, songwriter, and actor known for his chart-topping hits and charismatic stage presence. With a career spanning decades, he has solidified his place as one of the most successful Latin pop artists of all time.


May 08, 1975


Madrid, Spain




Gulliver Preparatory School in Miami, Florida. Later, he studied business at the University of Miami, but left before completing his degree to pursue a career in music.
08 May 1975

Birth of Enrique Iglesias

Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler, known as Enrique Iglesias, was born in Madrid, Spain. He is the youngest of three children born to Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Filipina socialite and magazine journalist Isabel Preysler.

21 November 1995

Debut Studio Album 'Enrique Iglesias' Release

Enrique Iglesias released his self-titled debut studio album, which was a significant success and started his career as a notable Latin singer. The album includes hits such as 'Si Tú Te Vas'.

22 November 1999

Crossover to English Language Market

Enrique Iglesias released his first English language album titled 'Enrique', which included his hit single 'Bailamos'. This album marked an important crossover for Enrique, establishing him as an international star.

31 August 2001

Release of 'Hero'

The song 'Hero' was released as the second single from his second English-language album, 'Escape'. 'Hero' became a massive hit and is often considered one of Enrique Iglesias's signature songs.

05 July 2010

Realease of the Album 'Euphoria'

Enrique Iglesias was working on his first bilingual album, which later would be released under the name 'Euphoria'. This project marked a fusion of his success in both English and Spanish music markets. It became a significant success, featuring collaborations with artists like Pitbull and Usher, and contained hits such as 'I Like It' and 'Tonight (I'm Lovin' You)'.

10 April 2014

Release of the Song 'Bailando'

Iglesias released the song 'Bailando', which became a worldwide hit and marked another significant success in his career. The song featured artists such as Gente de Zona and Descemer Bueno.

18 April 2016

Release of the Song 'Duele el Corazón'

Enrique Iglesias released 'Duele el Corazón' featuring Wisin, which topped the charts in several countries and continued his streak of hits well into the 2010s.

05 March 2020

Announcement of 'Final' Album

Enrique Iglesias announced that he is working on his final album titled 'Final', which he indicated might be his last. An era is set to conclude for the singer with this release.

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