The elected members in this version were: Jose Bordonada Collazo, Chris Moy, Emmanuel Vélez Pagán, Jose Monti Montañez and Carlos Olivero.
Menudo’s original roster consisted of two groups of siblings: Fernando and Nefty Sallaberry (12 and 13) from Ponce, Puerto Rico (Fernando was born in Spain) and the brothers Melendez Carlos Meléndez (12), Óscar Meléndez (11) and Ricky Meléndez, (9) the last three are cousins of Diaz.
After Menudo had worldwide success in the 1980s, Menudo took a hiatus after several roster changes in 1997, when the rights to the Menudo name were sold and the active members of the band changed the band name to MDO.
Menudo was a Puerto Rican boy band founded in the 1970s by producer Edgardo Díaz and released their first album in 1977…
Age 52 (December 21, 1967)
60 million records
As of March 2020, Ricky Martin had an estimated net worth of over $ 60 million. He inherited this fortune from the sale of his multiple platinum albums. He has also toured extensively throughout his career and has released a number of hit singles.
In September 2011, he sold his home in Miami. In a public statement written in Spanish, Martin explicitly stated that he has not given up his Puerto Rican identity: I was born in Puerto Rico, I am Puerto Rican and Puerto Rico is my home country.
Ricci Martin was the son of singer Dean Martin and his second wife Jeanne Biegger and the sixth of his father’s eight children. Martin was married and had three daughters: Pepper, Montana and Rio. His mother (Jeanne Biegger) died three weeks later, on August 24, 2016, in Beverly Hills, California.
Martin and Yosef both raise 10-year-old twins Mateo and Valentino and their 9-month-old daughter Lucia. At the end of December, the parents of three children welcomed Lucia, the perfect way to celebrate the New Year with their family.
Ricky Martin shared the first photo of his daughter Lucia. Singer and husband Jwan Yosef, 47, welcomed their baby, born to a surrogate mother seven months ago, and made his social media debut in an adorable Instagram snapshot Thursday (8/8/19 ).
Ricky Martin’s twins were born to a surrogate mother in 2008.