|Date of Birth:||1947 April 5|
|Age:||71 years old|
|spouse||Lisette Álvarez,bOlga María Rodríguez|
|place_of_birth||Consolación del Sur, Cuba|
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Chirino was previously married to wife, Olga María Rodríguez and had three children. Now, he is living with girlfriend, Lisette Álvarez and has three children. Keep scrolling to know more about Chirino's early life, career, education, daughter, awards, achievement, wife, girlfriend, sister, nationality, ethnicity, net worth, salary, house, cars, properties, relationships, affairs, marriage, children, and divorce.
Willy Chirino was born on 5th April 1947, in Consolación del Sur, Cuba to Ana Josefa Rodríguez de Chirino and Wifredo Chirino Llorens. He belongs to a Cuban-American nationality. Chirino grew along with his sister, Marilé Chirino. Chirino moved to the United States in 1960 via "Operation Peter Pan."
Loosely based on his experience as a refugee, Chirino recorded a song entitled Nuestro Día Ya Viene Llegando (Our Day is Coming) which became an anthem for Cuban exiles everywhere.
In 1974, Willy Chirino released his first album entitled One Man Alone and since then he began his artistic career in Miami. The next year, Chirino released his another album named Chirino. Likewise, he further released several albums including Chirino 3, ¿Quién Salvó la Ciudad?, Evolución, Come Into My Music etc.
Chirino released an album entitled “Son del Alma” in 2006, which helped him win a Grammy for Best Salsa/Merengue Album. Not only this, Chirino is also the founder of the Willy Chirino Foundation and further celebrated his 35th anniversary in music by releasing his album, Willy Chirino Live-35th Anniversary.
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The album helped him to be nominated for Best Salsa Album at the 2007 Latin Grammy Awards. Moreover, in a collaboration with his wife Lissette Álvarez, Chirino released his album Amarraditos in 2007. Similarly, Chirino received a Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in Las Vegas in 2014 and further released an album Serie Platino in the same year.
Willy Chirino was previously married to wife, Olga María Rodríguez. The couple had three daughters, Angie Chirino, Olga Maria Chirino and Jessica Chirino. However, the things didn't go well in between them and the couple sadly got divorced.
After that, Chirino tied the knot with his second wife Lissette Álvarez in 1965. His current wife is a singer as well as a songwriter. They together have three children Nicolle Chirino, Alana Chirino, and Gianfranco Chirino.
Chirino shares adorable pictures of his family on Instagram. Chirino is living happily with his wife and children and yet there are no any rumors of divorce.
One of the renowned musicians, Willy Chirino is living a lavish life with his family. He is still active in the music industry for decades. Chirino has released several albums and most of them have received platinum and gold status.
From his music career, Chirino has earned an astonishing amount of money. However, his current figure of net worth is still under review. In 2013, Chirino kept his Miami house on sale for $5.75 million. But he sold the house for $4.17 million. He had bought the 10,416-square-foot home at 4400 Island Road for $795,000 in April 1992.