Manwell Reyes is a German-born singer, rapper, and songwriter. And he is also the lead singer of the hip-hop group called the Group Crew 1.
Besides, he is widely known as the husband of comedian and actress Anjelah Johnson in the entertainment industry. Today we will get a chance to know more about this incredible soul. Let’s find more about Reyes’s life, career, net worth, and much more.
Here are some interesting facts about Manwell Reyes.
Manwell Reyes: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Jose Manwell Reyes|
|Other Name:||Manwell Reyes|
|Height:||6 feet (182 cm)|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
|Social Media:||Instagram, Twitter|
Early Life and Education
Jose “Manwell” Reyes, professionally known as Manwell Reyes, was initially born in German but held American nationality. Since his father served as a US military officer, he spent his early childhood there.
After arriving back in the states, his parents split up, and he, along with his brother, was raised by his mother. During his early childhood, Reyes was a troublesome kid and even got kicked out of three schools.
But his life did a full 180 turn when he discovered Christianity. He began to do well in school. Likewise, he was inspired to join Bible College and attended Christian summer camps. It was there he found his passion for music.
Age and Height
Since Reyes is tight-lipped about his age and it is not much we can say about it either. But we do know that he celebrates his birthday every year on June 28. Similar to his age, his exact measurements are also unknown.
Though we do know that Reyes is 6 feet(182 cm) tall with a lean and toned body. Also, he has curly black hair and dark brown eyes. To add, Manwell has well-groomed beards and mustache.
Net Worth and Income
As of 2019, the net worth of Manwell Reyes is somewhere around $1 million. Considering his success as a musician, it seems believable. Most of Reyes’s income comes from his music career, while some from his other individual projects.
Moreover, he has garnered an estimated amount of $200k-$750k per annum through the band, Group 1 Crew. So far, their albums have sold more than 250,000 copies. He also receives extra bucks from his role in various films and TV series.
At the same time, his wife Anejlah enjoys a net worth of $500 thousand. Likewise, his net worth is bound to increase with his future endeavors.
Manwell Reyes: Professional Career
Manwell started his music career right after his graduation. With his friends Blanca Callahan and Pablo Villatoro, Manwell formed a band called, Group 1 Crew. But with each passing year, the band went through many changes, including the members.
However, Reyes never backed out and kept the band going. Eventually, they got recognition for their music and signed a contract with Fervent Records and later with Warner Bros. Records.
Finally, in 2007, they released their debut song titled ” Can’t Go On” which became a WOW Hits 2007. The band also released their first EP entitled ” I Have a Dream.” After that their songs kept ranking the charts, increasing the band’s popularity.
In 2008, their song, ” Love is a Beautiful Thing” ranked 20 on the R&R magazine Christian chart. An episode of ” One Tree Hill” featured their popular song “Forgive Me.” So far, the band has sold over 250,000 copies of their albums. Besides, they were nominated nine times for a Dove Award of which they won five.
Manwell Reyes: Wife and Personal Life
Manwell is happily married to his highschool sweetheart Anjelah Johnson. The couple exchanged the vows in 2011 in an intimate ceremony held in Half Moon Bay, California. Moreover, the couple has known each other since their high school days.
So far, the pair has been married for eight whole years now. They do not want to have kids yet and are enjoying their moment with their nieces and nephew. The reason being, they each want to pursue their career successfully.
In 2017, Manwell put aside his band Group 1 Crew and pursued his interest in other ventures. It led to the creation of another band named PANDA$. Contrary to his former band, the new group focuses more on mainstream music. As of now, they have released many songs and collaborated with artists like Anastasia Elliot.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 45.6k Followers
Twitter– 10.4k Followers