R&B Singer

Miguel Jontel Pimentel is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. Raised in San Pedro, California, he began pursuing a music career at age thirteen. After signing to Jive Records in 2007, Miguel released his debut studio album, All I Want Is You, in November 2010.

Full Name
Miguel Jontel Pimentel
Oct 23, 1985
5′ 6″
Net Worth


Miguel Jontel Pimentel was born on October 23, 1985 in Los Angeles, California. He is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Miguel began his career by performing as a backup vocalist for the alternative hip hop group Black Eyed Peas. In 2005, he signed to Jive Records and released his debut studio album "All I Want Is You" in 2010. The album debuted at number 37 on the Billboard 200 chart and featured the singles "Sure Thing" and "Quickie".

In 2012, Miguel released his second album "Kaleidoscope Dream", which earned him two Grammy Award nominations for Best Urban Contemporary Album and Album of the Year. His third studio album Wildheart was released in 2015 and earned him another Grammy nomination for Best Urban Contemporary Album. In 2017, he released his fourth studio album War & Leisure, which earned him a Grammy nomination for both Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Song.

Miguel has collaborated with artists such as Wiz Khalifa, Cardi B, Mariah Carey, Big Sean, Travis Scott and many more. His music is described as “alternative R&B” which combines elements of soul music with contemporary hip hop beats. He has won numerous awards throughout his career including five BET Awards, four Soul Train Music Awards and three NAACP Image Awards.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1985</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Miguel is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On October 23, 1985, Miguel Jontel Pimentel was born in San Pedro, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2006</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Signs With Jive Records</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Miguel signs a record deal with Jive Records.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2010</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debut Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Miguel releases his debut album All I Want Is You to critical and commercial success.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Grammy Award for Best R&B Song</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Miguel wins his first Grammy Award for Best R&B Song for his single "Adorn".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Performs at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Miguel performs his hit single "Coffee" at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">War & Leisure Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Miguel releases his fourth studio album War & Leisure.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases "R.A.N." Single</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Miguel releases the single "R.A.N.", which becomes one of his highest charting songs in the US.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Passionate about Music</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Miguel is passionate about music. He puts his heart and soul into his songs and performances, making them truly special. His enthusiasm for music helps create an infectious atmosphere in the crowd and make it an unforgettable experience.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Miguel is a talented musician. He is skilled in a variety of instruments, including guitar, drums, keyboards, and more. He also has a great singing voice, which he uses to create beautiful melodies.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He Makes Great Music</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Miguel makes great music that appeals to people from all walks of life. His blend of R&B, jazz, and hip hop create a unique sound that is both soulful and catchy. His songs often contain thoughtful lyrics that can help listeners reflect on their own lives.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started his Career at Age 8</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Miguel began his music career at a young age: he wrote his first song at the age of 8 and started performing professionally at the age of 14.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Has Never Won a Grammy Award</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Though Miguel has been nominated for numerous Grammy Awards, he has yet to win one.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Influenced by Prince</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Miguel has cited Prince as a major influence on his musical style, often covering Prince's songs in his live performances.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Wrote a Song with Tame Impala</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Miguel wrote a song with Australian psychedelic rock band Tame Impala for their album Currents, called "Gossip".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Was a Ghostwriter</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2014, Miguel revealed that he had written songs for several other artists as a ghostwriter. He declined to name which artists he had worked with.</p></div>


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