Yandel Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Feb, 2016
Facts of Yandel
Date of Birth: 1977 , January-14
Age: 42 years old
Birth Nation: Puerto Rico
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Yandel
Birth Name Llandel Veguilla Malavé
Father Julio Veguilla
Mother Lucy Malavé
Birth Place/City Cayey
Ethnicity Puerto Rican
Profession Musician
Net Worth $40 million
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 75 kg
Married Yes
Married to Edneris Espada Figueroa (m. 2004)
Children Adrian Yandel Veguill, Dereck Adrian
Education N/A
Awards Not Yet
Movies Mi Vida: La Pelicula
TV Show Verano de amor
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Yandel is a reggaeton musician, record producer and songwriter of Puerto Rican nationality. He emerged on the music arena during 1995 and his actual name is Llandel Veguilla Malave. His duo team with Wisin has made him even more popular and the duo have been winning the hearts of people all around the world with their music. Yandel was born to father Julio Veguilla and mother Lucy Malave on the 14th of January, 1977.

Born on Cayey, Puerto Rico, Yandel grew up with his siblings Gadiel and Linnette. After completing his studies, Yandel got the job of a barber in his hometown and he then entered into the field of music. He met his friend Wisin at school and they shared a common interested for music which led them to form a duo on the year 1998. Their album debut was with Los Reyes del Nuevo Milenio on 2000. The album did well and they got to sign with the subsidiary of the Universal label named Machete Music. Their album Mi Vida.My Life released in 2003 did well too. Their album Pa’l Mundo plummeted them into the heights of fame and they gained success due to it on 2005. They then went on to establish their own label named WY Records. They went on hiatus on 2013, after completing their Lideres Tour. Their third album Dangerous is set to release soon.

Yandel’s solo career started on 2003 whereby he released his first album named Quien contra Mi. his second album De Lider a Leyenda, which was released on 2013, November, was certified Gold by the RIAA on the year 2014. His solo career too is thus thriving as good as his career with Wisin. This is why he is liked by many of his fans around the world.

As far as his personal life is concerned, Yandel is a married man. His past relationship and dating history had not been known to his fans. He had been in an affair with girlfriend Edneris Espada Figueroa for a long time. Their affair lasted long and they subsequently got married on the year 2004 on July. The couple has two children together. Their first son Adrian Yandel Veguill was born on the 25th of January 2001. Yandel and his spouse had their second son Dereck Adrian on 27th May, 2004. Yandel has never been under the speculations of being a bi-sexual or gay and has never been rumored to be dating anybody else or cheating on his wife. This might be the reason why the couple is doing pretty well together as of now and will surely not lead their relationship to split or divorce anytime soon.

Yandel has a height of 5 feet and 5 inches. His net worth with Wisin has been estimated to be a whopping 40 million dollars but his solo net worth and salary has not been known yet. His bio and wiki page is searched widely by his fans.

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