Martin announced that he was gay on his official website stating, “I am proud to say that I am a fortunate homosexual man,” in 2010. He also said, “I am very blessed to be who I am.”
Ricky Martin was born on December 24, 1971 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Martin is best known for his latin-inspired music. A few of his hits include, Livin’ la Vida Loca, She Bangs, Nobody Wants to Be Lonely and Shake Your Bon-Bon.