Larry Hernandez was born on March 10th, 1977 in Los Angeles, California of Mexican parents. Also known as El Amigo de Todos, he is a musician of many facets, being not only a singer, but a composer and also proficient in playing several instruments. Regardless of his talent, and the fact that Hernandez had been performing professionally since the mid-1990s, Larry didn’t really come to prominence until 2009 with the release of his album “16 Narco Corridos”.
So just how rich is Larry Hernandez? Sources estimate that Larry’s net worth is over $11 million, accumulated from his varied career in the music industry spanning more than 20 years, and his business acumen.
Larry Hernandez Net Worth $11 Million
At the age of six Larry accompanied his single mother and moved to live in Sinaloa, Mexico where his grooming was done with a touch of Mexican culture. Larry had the advantage of belonging to a musical family, which had a major influence in deciding his career, starting with his Grandfather, some cousins and a few other family members who were all well known musicians and artists.
However, at a very young age Larry developed his musical aspirations in his mind, and by the age of eight he had started composing his own songs, and playing them in front of the family members so as to learn from their judgement on his work. He learned composition and song writing by himself, but also attended a music school in Culiacan, where he contributed his part in playing for a group of musicians with the plan of joining them as their drummer and representing Sinaloa, the band being called Los Amables del Norte. This was a modest start to his net worth.
Larry gained experience playing in front of the crowd with Los Amables del Norte, but it was his solo career which ultimately came to fruition and brought him to notice in the wider music industry. Larry released his first solo album named Contella Nortena (1999) after which he recorded mostly under hid own production, and a further eight albums were released with moderate success, including he released Mil Noches (2002) and Hace un Mes (2008), but it wasn;t until “16 Narco Corridos” released in 2009 that he really hit the wider audience, reaching #4 on the Billboard Latin American Chart.
Since have followed a few golden years, and with ever increasing publicity, “Larrrymania” a reality TV series was aired on MUN2.in 2012, gathering a significant fan base, especially amongst the female audience. In the same period, Hernandez has released eight video albums on YouTube, all gaining a wide audience, and adding further to his net worth .
Aside from music Larry Hernandez has also turned out as a business man in Pueblos Unidos. He has invested in corn and wheat fields as well big trucks to transport the merchandise. He also owns cattle that aids up to his business. Larry has developed a business for custominged cars, which are designed in an exquisite and unique way. All these businesses add considerably to Hernandez’ net worth.
Rolling down to Larry’s personal life, with his long-term girlfriend Kenia Ontiveros, he resides with their four kids; the couple are supposedly now engaged and there might be a wedding ceremony. With such net worth there’s no doubt that Hernandez lives in a mansion with a splendid swimming pool and phenomenal waterfall.
Finally, as of September 2015, Larry Hernandez is under investigation for kidnapping and assault, which allegedly happened in South Carolina – his fans wait with interest.