Jon Secada Net Worth

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What’s Jon Secada’s net worth? Jon Secada is sitting pretty on a substantial net worth of $10 million. Secada’s net worth was created from a lifelong successful music career as a vocalist and songwriter. Secada composed hits for Gloria Estefan, Jennifer Lopez and Ricky Martin. In his teen years, Secada acquired excellent taste as well as a gift for music, taking a specific fascination with Salsa, Merengue, R&B and pop. Secada road to stardom began in the late 1980s when Gloria Estefan hired him as a backing signer and it was not long after that he began composing tunes for the vocalist. He was responsible for penning Estefan’s number one hit, Coming out of the Dark. The 1991 tune proved to be a huge turning point for Secada: whilst touring with Estefan, Secada had a once in an eternity chance to perform solo. The American-Cuban vocalist never looked back. Since his first solo performance, Secada released his self-titled record. The future was looking very bright for the Latin vocalist, as his second record Heart, Soul and Voice, went platinum in America, making hits, In The Event That You Go and Mental Picture.

Secada also thought to be a famous songwriter: he co-composed the tune, Bella (the Spanish version of All She Ever Had) for Ricky Martin’s 1999 multi-platinum self-titled record. He also co-composed the tune, Baila for Jennifer Lopez, featured on her debut album On the 6. More recently (in 2011), Secada achieved among his biggest accomplishments: he was honoured by Union City, New Jersey having a star on the walk of fame at Celia Cruz Plaza.

Quick Facts

Birth date: October 4, 1961
Birth place: Havana, Cuba
Profession:Soundtrack, Actor
Education:Hialeah High School, Miami Dade College, University of Miami, Just Another Day, If You Go, Angel
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Maritere Vilar (m. 1997), Jo Pat Cafro (m. 1988–1993), Just Another Day, If You Go, Angel
Parents:José Secada, Victoria Secada, Just Another Day, If You Go, Angel
Awards:Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album, World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Latin Artist, Billboard Music Award for Adult Contemporary Artist of the Year, Just Another Day, If You Go, Angel
Nominations:Grammy Award for Best New Artist, ALMA Award for Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act, Just Another Day, If You Go, Angel
Movies:Dead 7, Canciones del Corazon
TV shows:Latin American Idol
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Nephew of Cuban singer Moraima Secada.
2In 1993, Playboy magazine named him one of the 10 sexiest male rock stars.
3Attended University of Miami, earned a degree in Jazz Vocal Performance.
4Started musical career as a backup singer for Gloria Estefan & The Miami Sound Machine, and also wrote songs for Gloria, including his first for Gloria Estefan, "Coming Out of The Dark", which was Gloria's return from her tragic bus crash.
5He had a hit with the song: Just Another Day (Without You)
6At the age of nine, he left Cuba with his family for Miami, where his parents opened a coffee shop.
7Jon attended Hialeah High School in Hialeah, FL.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1998ALMA AwardALMA AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Individual or Act in a Variety/Music Series or SpecialA Capitol Fourth (2004)


Filmography

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tu cara me suenaTV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 2015 writer - 1 episode, 2015
Tio Papi2013performer: "Let Me Be The One"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Dancing with the Stars2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Operación triunfoTV Series lyrics - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2006 writer - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2006
Canadian Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Chasing Papi2003lyrics: "Sobe Son" / performer: "Favorite Fantasy"
Deutschland sucht den Superstar2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
The 3rd Annual Women Rock! Girls and Guitars2002TV Movie writer: "Trough The Fire / Coming Out Of The Dark Medley"
Empire2002performer: "My Life Through the Spirit in Your Eyes"
Music of the Heart1999arranger: "Baila" / writer: "Baila"
Dance with Me1998performer: "Want You, Miss You, Love You"
Gloria Estefan: The Evolution Tour1996TV Movie documentary performer: "I See Your Smile", "Words Get In The Way", "Can't Stay Away From You"
Gloria Estefan: Everlasting Gloria1995Video documentary writer: "I See Your Smile"
Pocahontas1995performer: "If I Never Knew You" 1995, "Si No Te Conociera If I Never Knew You - Spanish Version" 1995
The Specialist1994performer: "Mental Picture" / producer: "Mental Picture" / writer: "Mental Picture", "Shower Me with Love", "Real"
Baywatch1993TV Series performer - 1 episode
De tú a túTV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 1992 performer - 1 episode, 1992 writer - 1 episode, 1992

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dead 72016Sheriff Cooper
The Playboy Morning Show2014TV Series
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1997TV SeriesJuan Carlos
Jon Secada: Do You Believe in Us1992Video short

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unity: The Latin Tribute to Michael Jackson2015TV MovieHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2015TV SeriesHimself
On Your Marc!2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Tavis Smiley2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
American Graduate Day2013TV MovieHimself
Pura Química2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Vivo en Argentina2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
AM - Antes del mediodía2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Ídolos Kids2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge (2013)
El pelado de la noche2012TV SeriesHimself
Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon2011TV SeriesHimself
Hannity2009TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Biography2008TV Series documentary
Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade2007TV Special documentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight2007TV SeriesHimself
A Holiday Celebration at Ford's Theatre2007TV MovieHimself
Grease: You're the One That I Want!2007TV SeriesHimself
Premios Fox Sports 4ta Edición2006TV MovieHimself
Celebrity Duets2006TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
This Week2006TV SeriesHimself
Latin American Idol2006TV SeriesHimself - Judge
2006 ALMA Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
The Drop2006TV SeriesHimself
The 47th Annual Grammy Awards2005TV SpecialHimself
Música sí2002-2003TV SeriesHimself
La noche abierta2003TV SeriesHimself
La columna2003TV SeriesHimself
Noche de fiesta2000-2002TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Squares2002TV SeriesHimself
Cartagena te conquistará2002TV MovieHimself
VH-1 Where Are They Now?2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Clase 4062002TV SeriesHimself (2003)
Operación triunfo2002TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael1993-2001TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
2000 ALMA Awards2000TV SpecialHimself
Amantes de Luna Llena2000TV SeriesHimself
Pepsi Chart Latin America2000TV SeriesGuest
Mi destino eres tú2000TV SeriesHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997-2000TV SeriesHimself
Al salir de clase2000TV SeriesHimself
HermanSIC2000TV SeriesHimself
1999 ALMA Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
ABC 2000: The Millennium1999TV Movie documentary
Behind the Music1998TV Series documentaryHimself
1998 ALMA Awards1998TV SpecialHimself
Melrose Place1997TV SeriesHimself
A Magical Time in a Magical Place1997TV MovieHimself - Performer
Hoy es posible1997TV SeriesHimself
Mira quien viene esta noche1997TV SeriesHimself
Rock n' Roll Weddings1997TV Movie documentaryHimself
Fox After Breakfast1997TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1992-1997TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Musical Guest
Mundo VIP1997TV SeriesHimself
Globos de Ouro 19961997TV MovieHimself
Pavarotti & Friends for War Child1996TV SpecialHimself - Guest Performer
Gloria Estefan: The Evolution Tour1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 23rd Annual American Music Awards1996TV SpecialHimself
1995 Billboard Music Awards1995TV SpecialHimself
The 1995 NCLR Bravo Awards1995TV SpecialHimself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1995TV MovieHimself
Gran Gala de la Hispanidad1995TV MovieHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1995TV SeriesHimself
Refrescante 951995TV SeriesHimself
Pocahontas: The Musical Tradition Continues1995TV Special documentaryHimself
25th Anniversary Essence Awards1995TV SpecialHimself - Performer
The 49th Annual Tony Awards1995TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Best Choreography
New York Undercover1995TV SeriesHimself
The 22nd Annual American Music Awards1995TV SpecialHimself
Miss España 19951995TV MovieHimself
The Making of 'Pocahontas': A Legend Comes to Life1995TV Movie documentaryHimself - Singer
Late Show with David Letterman1994TV SeriesHimself
Sinatra Duets1994TV SpecialHimself
Pasa la vida1994TV SeriesHimself
The 36th Annual Grammy Awards1994TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 1993 Billboard Music Awards1993TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
Gloria Estefan: Mi Tierra1993TV MovieHimself
Pluja d'estrelles1993TV SeriesHimself
De tú a tú1992-1993TV SeriesHimself
The 35th Annual Grammy Awards1993TV SpecialHimself
Festival Internacional de la Canción de Viña del Mar1993TV SeriesHimself - Performer
An American Reunion: The People's Inaugural Celebration1993TV MovieHimself
Hurricane Relief1992TV Movie documentaryHimself
The All New Mickey Mouse Club1992TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La tierra de las 1000 músicas2005TV Series documentaryHimself

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