IT’S NOT ONLY TALENT…

In 1979, Jon Secada graduated from South Florida’s Hialeah High School. He then attended the University of Miami where became an accomplished jazz musician. In 1983 Secada received his bachelor’s degree in Music then continuing his education earning a Masters degree in Jazz vocal performance. He graduated cum-laude in 1986 and was later inducted into the Iron Arrow Honor Society. Throughout this time, Secada worked incessantly at nightclubs, did voiceovers and wrote numerous jingles.

In 1988, he met Emilio Estefan who grew a liking to Secada and wanted him to learn the music industry and all it entailed. Again, continuing his education in the field of music. The close relationship he made with Mr. Estefan gave him the opportunity to join Gloria Estefan’s Into the Light tour. While on tour, Jon performed his song Always Something from his first album titled Jon Secada. Soon after Jon Secada signed a multimillion-dollar recording contract with EMI/SBK Records.