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Marc Anthony

Marc Anthony in 2010
Born Marco Antonio Muñiz
(1968-09-16) September 16, 1968 (age 48)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Nationality American

record producer
television producer

Years active 1988–present

Dayanara Torres
(m. 2000; div. 2004)

Jennifer Lopez
(m. 2004; div. 2014)

Shannon de Lima
(m. 2014; separated 2016)

Children 5
Musical career

Latin pop
freestyle (early)


Blue Dog (1988)
Atlantic (1991)
RMM (1992–98)
Columbia/Sony Latin (1999–present)


I'm a huge sports fan.
I just want to sing, I want to work on my music, I want to make my movies, that's all I want to do.
Marc Anthony
Being Puerto Rican, born and raised on the streets of New York, you go, 'Wow, you're still friends with your ex, man? Really? That's weird.' I don't play that.
Marc Anthony
I'm not a traditional sonero, at least not in the way they want me to be, I'm an interpreter, and I reach people in a different level.
Marc Anthony
Celebrity watching and speculation is almost like a sport.
I come from a pop background, but I'm also a Puerto Rican and I do feel this music. My approach to salsa is a humble one, and I defy anybody to prove that I'm faking it.
Marc Anthony
These opportunities don't come around too often. It's quite an honor and a privilege to be able to sit here today saying that I'm a part-owner of an NFL team.
Marc Anthony
I say it every day - I'm the luckiest man on earth.
I'm not a salsa singer who wants to sing in English, and I'm not this American kid who wants to sing Spanish.
Marc Anthony
My thing is music, period.
Fame is addictive. Money is addictive. Attention is addictive. But golf is second to none.
Marc Anthony
What Jennifer Lopez puts out, it's not Latin music.
I think in general I've never dared compose in Spanish. First of all, it is such an intricate language.
Marc Anthony
Be quiet, or my wife will take away your first born and make him or her work in one of her sweatshops!
Marc Anthony
First you date the songs, and then you get engaged and then you marry them. They have to stand the test of time, because they are going to be yours for the next 20, 30, 40 years. So you had better choose right.
Marc Anthony
If you do what you love, you'll never work a day in your life.
My mum always told me 95 per cent of success was partnering well.
'Livin' la Vida Loca' is not Latin music. It does not represent Latin music.
Marc Anthony
What you see is what you get. My God, I don't have the time nor the energy to live up to some persona.
Marc Anthony