Diego Ramón Jiménez Salazar Net Worth

Diego Ramón Jiménez Salazar Net Worth is
$8 Million

Diego Ramón Jiménez Salazar Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Diego Ramón Jiménez Salazar (born Madrid, 27 December 1968), known as El Cigala (Spanish for 'Norway Lobster', a crustacean popular in Spain), is a famous Spanish-Dominican Romani Flamenco singer. As he himself has said, the nickname was given to him by three guitar players, Los Losada, for being very thin, not by Camarón de la Isla as commonly believed.One of his great albums is 2003's "Lágrimas Negras", a cooperation with then 85 year old Cuban pianist Bebo Valdés. The easy fusion of Cuban rhythms and flamenco vocals made this record an international success.Born into a family of Spanish Gypsy artists and intellectuals in Madrid, El Cigala started singing in flamenco peñas (enthusiasts' clubs) and tablaos, until his excellent meter and ability to mark the rhythm caught the attention of world-class bailaores like Mario Maya, Faíco, Farruco, El Güito, Manuela Carrasco, Cristóbal Reyes, Carmen Cortés, Joaquín Cortés and he began touring as part of their companies. By the late nineties, having collaborated on recordings by Camarón, Tomatito, Gerardo Núñez and Vicente Amigo, he was ready to record his own CD. With the success of "Undebel" he launched his career as solo singer. He has now recorded 8 CDs and has won two Grammys and 5 Latin Grammy nominations.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthDecember 27, 1968
Place Of BirthMadrid, Madrid, Spain
ProfessionSoundtrack, Actor
Star SignCapricorn


Tu cara me suena2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
El disco del año 102010TV Movie performer: "El día que me quieras"
Plácido y la copla2008TV Movie performer: "Dos cruces", "La Zarzamora"
Rosario y amigos2008TV Movie performer: "Te quiero, te quiero", "No dudaría"
Nuestra mejor canción. La gran final2004TV Movie performer: "Ángelitos negros"
VIII edición de los 'Premios de la música'2004TV Movie performer: "Lágrimas negras"
50º edición de los premios Ondas2003TV Movie writer: "Lágrimas negras"
Soldados de Salamina2003performer: "Suspiros de España"
Torrente 2: Misión en Marbella2001performer: "Entre bareta y canasta" - as Dieguito 'El Cigala' / writer: "Entre bareta y canasta" - as R. Jiménez


Torrente 2: Misión en Marbella2001Dieguito 'El Cigala'


Àrtic2014TV SeriesHimself
María Dolores Pradera: Gracias a vosotros2013Video shortHimself
El hormiguero2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
XV Premios de la Música2011TV MovieHimself
¿Qué fue de tu vida?2011TV SeriesHimself
Ànima2011TV SeriesHimself
El disco del año 102010TV MovieHimself - Performer
Un mundo perfecto2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
El disco del año 082008TV MovieHimself
Plácido y la copla2008TV MovieHimself
En noches como ésta2008TV SeriesHimself
Premios Ondas 20082008TV SpecialHimself
Rosario y amigos2008TV MovieHimself
O País das mil músicas2008TV MovieHimself
Sabías a lo que venías2007TV SeriesHimself
Continuar2005TV SeriesHimself
Corazón de...2005TV SeriesHimself
Nuestra mejor canción. La gran final2004TV MovieHimself
Versión española2004TV SeriesHerself
VIII edición de los 'Premios de la música'2004TV MovieHimself
La mandrágora1998-2004TV SeriesHimself
Blanco y negro2003Himself (as Diego 'el Cigala')
50º edición de los premios Ondas2003TV MovieHimself - Winner (as Diego 'El Cigala')
Una altra cosa2003TV SeriesHimself
Grandiosas2002TV SeriesHimself - Performer
Música sí2002TV SeriesHimself
El séptimo de caballería1999TV SeriesHimself

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X premios de la música2006TV MovieHimself (uncredited)
El disco del año2005TV SpecialHimself

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