José Álvaro Osorio Balvín (conceived 7 May 1985), otherwise called J Balvin, is a Colombian artist and rapper. He has been alluded to as the “Sovereign of Reggaeton” (from Spanish: “Príncipe del Reggaetón”), and is one of the most mind-blowing selling Latin music specialists with deals of in excess of 35 million records (collections and singles) worldwide. Balvin was brought into the world in Medellín, Colombia. At age 17, he moved to the United States to learn English, where he resided in both Oklahoma and New York. He then, at that point, got back to Medellín and acquired ubiquity performing at clubs in the city.
His advancement came in 2014 with “Ginza” and the single “6 AM” highlighting Puerto Rican vocalist Farruko which topped at number 2 on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs diagram following with “Ay Vamos” and “Ginza”. In 2016, he delivered Energia, which incorporated the hit singles “Ginza”, “Bobo”, “Safari”, and “Sigo Extrañándote”.
In June 2017, Balvin delivered the single “Mi Gente” with Willy William. On 1 August 2017, “Mi Gente” beat the Global Top 50 on Spotify, and later reached one billion views on YouTube. In January 2018, he delivered the hit single “Machika” highlighting Jeon and Anitta. He worked together with Cardi B and Bad Bunny on the US Billboard Hot 100 number-one single “I Like It”, which was likewise named for the Grammy Award for Record of the Year. Balvin delivered his latest collection José in March 2021.
His dad was a financial expert and entrepreneur, and he experienced childhood in an enormous home on the slopes outside the city. He fostered an interest in reggaeton subsequent to paying attention to Daddy Yankee.
At the point when his dad’s business failed, and the family lost their home and vehicle, it required his family to move to a less fortunate area. Balvin has expressed that when he’s around rich individuals, they consider him to be somebody from the ghetto.
He met his DJ and colleague David Rivera Mazo in a free-form fight in the city of Medellín. The two turned out to be quick companions and began creating and advancing their own music without a record mark. Balvin’s initial melodies were depicted as “fundamentally helpless impersonations of business reggaeton from Puerto Rico,” yet he before long took on a more loose, moderate style in his music. In 2004, he delivered his first tune named “Panas”.] He endorsed EMI Colombia in 2009 and before long delivered the single “Ella Me Cautivó,” which peaked at number 35 on the Billboard Tropical Songs chart. He delivered his reissue of his mixtape, Real, in 2009. In 2012, Balvin delivered a mixtape highlighting a considerable lot of his initial hits in Colombia, including “En Lo Oscuro” and “Como un Animal”. His first worldwide hit was the casual hookup themed “Yo Te Lo Dije”, and endorsed with Universal auxiliary Capitol Latin a year after the fact
|Celebrity Name:||J Balvin|
|Full Name:||Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin|
|Date of Birth:||07-06-1985|
|Birth Palace:||Medellin, Colombia|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches (1.7 m)|
|Weight:||75 kg (174 lbs)|
|Eye color:||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth:||$ 20 Million|
|Parents Name:||Mother Name-Alba Balvin, Father Name- José Álvaro Osorio Balvin|
|Siblings:||Younger Sister- Caroline Balvin|
On account of Balvin, perhaps his greatest ally has been his girlfriend Valentina Ferrer — the two met in 2017 when she played Balvin’s significant other in the music video “Sigo Extrañándote” (through Billboard).
At the point when he was 19 years of age, Balvin started to seek a profession in music. In the wake of meeting David Rivera Mazo, they began advancing and delivering their own music. JBalvin endorsed EMI Columbia in 2009 and delivered his first single, ‘Ella Me Cautivo.’
At the 2015 Premios Lo Nuestro grants, he cleared the metropolitan class winning four significant honors. That very year, he was nominated for 13 Billboard Latin Music Awards and won three distinctions.
The next year, J Balvin delivered the collection ‘Energia,’ which arrived at the main spot in Mexico and on the US Latin outline. His debut single from the collection ‘Ginza’ arrived at the main spot in Mexico, Italy, Mexico, Spain, and the US Latin diagrams.
In 2017, he delivered his new single and music video for ‘Mi Gente.’ The track turned into the main melody on the planet, as indicated by Global Top 50 on Spotify. The next year, he collaborated with Cardi B and Bad Bunny for the melody ‘I Like It,’ which likewise arrived at the principal spot, including the Billboard Hot 100.
In 2019, he dropped one more collection as a team with Bad Bunny ‘Desert spring.’ It crested at the ninth spot on the Billboard 200 and beat the Billboard U.S. Latin Albums outline. It was additionally named one of Rolling Stone’s Best Latin Albums of 2019 and designated for Best Latin Rock, Urban, or Alternative Album at the 2020 Grammy Awards.
As of 2021, J Balvin’s total assets are assessed to be generally $20 million.
Balvin has taken a stand in opposition to the Venezuelan monetary emergency and the circumstance happening at the nation’s line with Colombia, where a large number of Colombians have been persuasively deported. He referred to the circumstance as “lamentable” and made the online media crusade #LatinosSomosFamilia (We Latinos are Family), reassuring fans to sign a request to help the uprooted casualties. The request was before long endorsed by other unmistakable Latin specialists including Colombian vocalist Maluma. Balvin’s mission was dispatched soon after dropping his presentation on Miss USA 2015 in dissent of Donald Trump.
In August 2016, the artist was associated with a plane accident while leaving the Bahamas. While getting back from a get-away with his family, the plane neglected to take off appropriately and crash landed soon after leaving from the runway. He posted a photograph on Instagram of the little private plane in the wake of having arrived in the brambles. No one was harmed in the mishap, and Balvin referred to it as “a wonder”.In 2020, it was revealed that Balviin contracted COVID-19 but he has since recovered.