Miguel Jontel Pimentel is a singer who was born in 1985 has mixed ethnicity. Find out his family, siblings and religion he follow, girlfriend & origin. He popularly known as Miguel was born in San Pedro, Los Angeles California in the United States on 23rd October in 1985. He is an American song writer, singer, record producer, recording artist, performer and actor born to American Mexican father and African American mother. His parents got divorced when he was as young as eight. After their parent’s separation he moved in with his mother and elder brother Jammal Harris Pimentel.
Ethnicity: Mexican and African-American
|Name||Miguel Jontel Pimentel|
|Date of Birth||October 23, 1985|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Sibling||Jamaal Harris Pimentel|
|Languages||English and Spanish|
Growing up in Los Angeles, he started writing ,composing and recording songs when he was thirteen with a four-track recorder that his uncle had gifted him. His interest in music grew from his father who although not a musician, owned many musical instruments. He was exposed to all genres – rock, funk, hip hop, classic rock, jazz due to the manifold music taste of his parents. Miguel worked diligently to fulfill his childhood dream of becoming a recording artist.
He started his dream career in 2000 but had to go through low points in life as things didn’t work out the way he had picturized them. He had an overdue debut as the release his song,’All I want is You’ was delayed. When it was finally released, it didn’t do quite well but gradually became a hit as it re-entered the billboard chart. Songs that brought him fame were ‘Quickie’ and ‘Sure Thing.’ His career took a desired turn with his 2012 hit album ‘Kaleidoscope Dream’ from which the number ‘Adorn’ which won him the 2013 Grammy’s Award for the best R&B song. The number became a massive hit and earned him critical appreciation.
The flourishing R&B star has been dating actress Nazanin Mandi since 2005 and the couple announced their engagement in 2016. They are soon to take their marriage vows. The performer has returned to his rock origin with his recently released song ‘shock and awe.’