Julio Iglesias Jr. was born in Madrid, Spain to Spanish music icon Julio Iglesias and the elegant Isabel Preysler. Julio Jr. is added to a powerful lineage with his talent and charm.
The Iglesias family moved to Miami when Julio Jr. was a young boy, growing up in a bilingual fusion of the American and Latino cultures. His exotic features helped his professional career take shape as a model for prestigious designers such as Versace and as an actor in a U.S. television series Out of the Blue. Julio’s core passion has always been music and, in 1995, he released his first album, Under My Eyes, an album of rock and soul, entirely in English that was critically acclaimed.
For his second album, Tercera Dimension (Third Dimension), Julio returned to his roots and released a Spanish rock album, which he collaborated on with producers such as Pete Masitti (Hootie & The Blowfish, Danny Wood) and Luis Fernando Ochoa (Shakira, Bacilos, Ricky Martin.)
Julio’s third album Por La Mitad (Time after Time), consisted of his interpretation of famous hit songs sung in Spanish. The hit The Way I Want You, won him first place on the first season of the CMT reality show Gone Country in 2008.
In the past few years, Julio has released a series of dance music in Europe with renowned DJ Abel the Kid, including Piece of my Love featuring Snoop Dogg. Julio has released a song in Italy with singing sensation Anamor titled Amo Di Te, which he sings entirely in Italian. Most recently, Julio has collaborated with Damien Sargue and Nuno Resende in the project Latin Lovers, an album that includes covers of famous Spanish love songs. The first single released is Vous Les Femmes, homage to Julio Jr.’s father, the legendary Julio Iglesias.
Julio is a versatile artist with multiple talents. In the States, Julio has starred on the TV series Hacienda Heights, hosted the red carpet pre-show to the Latin Grammys, appeared on several celebrity competition shows, and has made guest appearances on multiple TV shows.
In Spain, amongst many other programs, Julio has starred on such shows as the comedy El Club de Flo and took part in the Spanish version of Dancing with the Stars called Mira Quien Baila, one of the top rated shows in Spain.
The elegance, distinction and style of Julio Iglesias Jr. make him a popular model and spokesperson, representing many world brands, including Swiss watch brand Bassel, Garcia Baquero and Soy Underwear that launched a line designed by Julio Jr.
Julio Jr. is very popular in Western Europe and Eastern Europe, mainly in Russia, where is a regular and popular guest on TV shows and award ceremonies.
In 2014, Julio’s schedule had been very tight from the beginning, including performances in Kazakhstan and Italy, major TV work in France and performances and various projects in Spain. Julio Jr. is also planning on going to Russia on tour.
Julio Iglesias Jr. has been exclusively represented in Eastern Europe, Russia and Kazakhstan by JB Artist Booking since 2005.