Machel Montano, a famous Trinidadian soca singer, and actor rose to fame from his super hit and different songs. He is part of the band, The HD Family and is the front-man of the soca band. In 1987, Machel was the youngest finalist ever to win the Caribbean Song Festival. With his popularity, he has gained more than 470k followers on his Instagram.
Montano was born in Carenage, Diego Martin, Trinidad, and Tobago on 24th November 1974. He is of Trinidadian nationality and possesses African-American ethnicity. He attended Siparia Boys’ R.C., then Presentation College, a prestigious secondary school in San Fernando.
Montano amassed his net worth of $1 million by working as a singer and actor. Though his exact net value has not yet disclosed, he gets paid a reasonable sum of money for his job. For instance, he got paid $100,000 for Music Masters Concert in Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival.
He first came to fame as a nine-year-old boy with the song titled, Too Young to Soca. In 1984, he formed the group, Pranasonic Express along with his older brother, Marcus, and neighbors. Moreover, in 1989, the band became Xtatik. His song ‘Dream Girl’ was his greatest success back then, which increased his popularity and made him the first and the youngest contestant to win the Caribbean Song Festival in Barbados.
There are some conflicting assumptions which suggest that Montano was a married man and had a wife. However, he is yet to confirm those assumptions. Adding to the rumors, he was even speculated to have married to his then-girlfriend, Kavelle Keir and got divorced. Following the split, his rumored wife moved on to a relationship with the singer, Popcaan.
As of today, he relishes his single life with his three kids. He wants to have a woman who is very flexible, understanding, and open-minded.
Family, Siblings, Parents
Montano was born in Carenage, Diego Martin, and Trinidad to parents Winston Montano and Elizabeth Montano. He has three kid Nicholas, born in 1998, Melanie born in 1999, and Malaya Journey born in 2000.