Alejandro Sanz is one of the most famous and influential Latin artists in the world. Composer and author of all his songs, he has sold more than 23 million albums. He is the Spanish artist with the most Grammy Awards (17 Latin Grammys and 3 American Grammys) and he has released 16 albums, including 9 studio albums, all of them Multi-Platinum in Spain, Latin America and United States.
Since the release of his first album 'Viviendo Deprisa' in 1991, Sanz has become one of the biggest-selling Spanish artists.
His last studio album, 'La Música No Se Toca', debuted at No.1 in 18 countries and topped the renowned Billboard Top Latin Albums Chart. It stayed in the Top 10 of the Charts in United States and Puerto Rico for twenty five consecutive weeks after its release.
Sanz has collaborated with international artists such as Alicia Keys, Shakira, Laura Pausini, The Corrs, Ivete Sangalo, Emelie Sandé and the legendary Tony Bennett, among others.
Furthermore, he is the Spanish artist with the largest followings on social media, with more than 11 million followers in Twitter and more than 5 million on Facebook.
In 2013 he was given an honorary doctorate from the University of Berklee (Boston, USA), in recognition of his contribution to the music and international culture.
Among other important awards, he has been given the Spanish Ministry for Culture's Gold Merit Medal for Fine Arts , the White House Visión Award, as well as the ASCAP Award for his great contribution to Latin Music.
Alejandro Sanz has also been recognised for his involvement with Non-Governmental Organisations such as Doctors Without Borders, Save The Children and Greenpeace.