- Full Name Milagros Ninette Corretjer Maldonado
- Occupation Singer
- Nationality Puerto Rican
- Birthplace San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA
- Birth Date Apr 18, 1974
- Age 48 Years, 5 Months
Millie Corretjer | BiographyMillie Corretjer released a new song, 'Los Amigos' ('The Friends'), on Amazon Music in November 2021. The song featured singer, Manolo Ramos
Millie Corretjer released her third album, 'Amar es un Juego' ('Loving is a Game'), in 1999. It made a gold record. One of the songs from the album, 'De Hoy en Adelante' ('From Now On'), peaked at No. 1 on the Billboard chart. It retained the position for more than six weeks.
Millie Corretjer is a Puerto Rican singer. She is also well recognized as the ex-wife of retired boxer Oscar De La Hoya.
Who is Millie Corretjer?
Milagros Ninette Corretjer Maldonado, alias Millie Corretjer, kicked off her career at 14 as a host of a Puerto Rican musical television show La ola nueva (The New Wave) in 1988. She also began her singing career as a teenager.
At the age of 18, Millie signed a long-term deal with EMI Latin (now Capitol Latin). In 1995, she released her debut album Sola, which featured two Spanish versions of Selena Gomez's songs such as 'Donde Te Has Ido Amor' ('Where Did the Feeling Go?') and 'Solo Tu' ('Only Love'). Three songs of the album debuted on the Billboard chart. The album also earned her the 'Lo Nuestro Award' nomination for 'Best New Artist.'
Two years later, she released her second album, Emociones (Emotions). Her third album, Amar es un Juego (Loving is a Game), released in 1999, made a gold record. The album included a song titled 'De Hoy en Adelante' ('From Now On'), which peaked at No. 1 on the Billboard chart and retained the position for more than six weeks.
Millie Corretjer was born on 18 April 1974 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She is 47 as of 2021.
Marriage and Divorce
Corretjer married professional boxer Oscar De La Hoya in a secret ceremony in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on 5 October 2001. After confronting frequent highs and lows in their relationships, the couple ended their 15 years of marriage with divorce on 4 December 2016.
On the day of the divorce, Corretjer made a Twitter post with the image of a little girl with a crown, captioning, "On the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am and I straighten my crown."
Corretjer and De La Hoya share three kids. Their first child, son Oscar Gabriel De La Hoya, was born on 29 December 2005. They welcomed their second child, daughter Nina Lauren Nenitte De La Hoya, on 29 December 2007 and third child, daughter Victoria Lauren Rose De La Hoya, on 14 January 2014.
Corretjer also has three ex-stepchildren - Jacob, Devon, and Atiana – from her estranged husband, De La Hoya.
What is Millie Corretjer doing now?
Corretjer is still engaged in a successful singing career. On 16 November 2021, Millie's new song, 'Los Amigos' ('The Friends'), featuring singer, Manolo Ramos was released on Amazon Music.
Corretjer is also active on various social media platforms with a legion of fans. As of November 2021, she has 74.4k followers on Instagram, 75k followers on Facebook, more than 40k followers on Twitter, and more than 9.13k subscribers on her official YouTube channel.