Fast Facts

  • Named for the legendary Mexican singer Marco Antonio Muñiz.
  • Sang background vocals for commercials as a youth, including a commercial for Bumble Bee tuna.
  • Won a Billboard Award in 1994 for New Artist of the Year; also won an American Music Award in 2004 for Favorite Latin Music Artist.
  • Wrote the songs "Boy I've Been Told", "You Said You Loved Me" and "I Better Be the Only One" for Latin artist Sa-Fire; also wrote songs for Menudo.
  • Became a minority owner of the NFL's Miami Dolphins in 2009.
  • Launched a lifestyle collection for Kohl's in 2011 along with then-wife Jennifer Lopez.


  • 2004, Grammy — Best Latin Pop Album: Winner


  • Emme Maribel Muñiz — Daughter
  • Maximilian David Muñiz — Son
  • Ryan Anthony Muñiz — Son
  • Bigram Zayas — Half Brother
  • Arianna Muñiz — Daughter
  • Cristian Anthony Muñiz — Son
  • Debbie Rosado — Ex-significant Other
  • Jennifer Lopez — Ex-wife
  • Shannon De Lima — Wife (separated)
  • Felipe Muñiz — Father
  • Dayanara Torres — Ex-wife
  • Guillermina Muñiz — Mother


  • Birth Name: Marco Antonio Muñiz
  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Singer, Actor, Songwriter

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