Who is J Balvin? Know about his concert, tour, songs, career, net worth, personal life

January 24, 2018Who is J Balvin? Know about his concert, tour, songs, career, net worth, personal life

J Balvin is a Colombian reggaeton singer who is a fluent rapper and has written many songs. Born on May 7, 1985, Balvin garnered widespread attention with the release of his single "Yo Te Lo Dije" in 2013.

Early life of Balvin

J Balvin was born in Medellin, Antioquia, and Columbia to Alba Mery Vasquez Balvin and Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin. His birth name is Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin. He has a younger sister, Carolin Balvin. He attended his primary and high school education in his native place at Medellin. When he was 17 years old, he moved to Oklahoma to study English. He landed on the American soil but there is no record available regarding his further education in college or university.

Career and Net worth

From an early age, Balvin cultivated a keen interest in music. When he was 14, he was feeling an urge to devote his time and dedication to building a career. After spending some time in America, Balvin went back to his native land and started performing in different programs at many local urban clubs and parties. Such programs gave strength to nurture his musical talent with some optimism and Balvin always gives credit to his native land for boosting his career. In 2012, he released mixtape which included old Colombian hits. After few months of debuting his first album, he released another album which included ‘Yo Te Lo Dije’.

You can see him touring different countries such as Europe, United States and Latin America where he is ruling with big hits. His song "6 AM" was a big hit and it was ranked second in Latin Billboard Song Chart. The video of "Ay Vamos" received one million views which are an all-time record in Latin MV. He performed in Premios Lo Nuestro along with Billboard Latin Music Awards in 2015. In June 2016, Balvin released ‘Ginza’ and ‘Energia’ and it received over 2 million views on an opening day. And it was premiered on Vevo. Ultimately he has earned a significant portion of his wealth from his albums and records. His net worth is estimated around 6 million US dollars. Recently, he put his Columbian home up for sale for $1715000 dollars located in Antioch.  

Personal life of J Balvin

Catching up on his personal life, Balvin is not married till the present date. There are rumors that the artist is dating Diana Osorio since2013. She is a Columbian actress. He is also active on social networking site. On Twitter, he has more than 5 million followers.


Song-writerRapperColombian reggaeton singer