Colombian reggaeton artist J Balvin got his big break in 2014 with his hit single "Ginza," which he followed up with "Mi Gente" in 2017 — earning him the top spot on the Global Top 50 on Spotify. Balvin continued to have musical success thanks to his collaboration with Cardi B and Bad Bunny "I Like It," which was nominated for the Grammy award for Record of the Year. In 2020, Balvin was named one of Time's most influential people in the world. Along with music, Balvin was the first Latinx artist to have an official collaboration with the Jordan brand.
Full Name: José Álvaro Osorio Balvín
Birthday: May 7, 1985
Relationship Status: Dating model Valentina Ferrer
YouTube: J Balvin
Net Worth: $16 million
Fun Fact: J Balvin teamed up with McDonald's and released a song, titled "Dorado," inspired by the Golden Arches and his album "Colores."
Latest J Balvin News and Updates
J Balvin Has Finally Apologized for His "Perra" Music VideoJ Balvin and Tokischa have come under fire as of late for the music video for their song "Perra," but what exactly went down? Details.
From Papi to Papá: J Balvin Is a Dad!Does J Balvin have kids? The "Colores" artist has welcomed his first child into the world with girlfriend Valentina Ferrer. Details and baby name inside!
Don't Miss J Balvin's Halloween 'Fortnite' ConcertHere's what you need to know about J Balvin's upcoming 'Fortnite' concert, including how to tune in and when. Keep reading for details!
Are Maluma and J Balvin Related?The two kings of reggaeton act like brothers and look like brothers, Maluma and J Balvin must be related, right?
J Balvin Is Focused on Vibras, Not His Relationship StatusIs J Balvin single? Get a relationship update and more on the Colombian singer.
Shakira Fans "Cancel" J Balvin After He Made Comments About the Latin SingerWhat did J Balvin say about Shakira? Fans call for the "Mi Gente" singer's "canceling" following comments he made during an interview.
Vibras Ricas! Here's What to Expect From J Balvin's McDonald's MealJ Balvin recently launched a limited-time promotion with McDonald's featuring his go-to order. Here's what you need to know about the meal!
J Balvin's New Song "Dorado" Is Inspired by McDonald's and the Latinx Community (EXCLUSIVE)In an exclusive interview with ‘Distractify,’ J Balvin talks about his new song "Dorado" and the inspiration behind his McDonald's musical act.
J Balvin on Rosalía's Latin Grammys Drama — "This Is About Good Music" (EXCLUSIVE)J Balvin reveals what he thinks about the Latin Grammy drama surrounding Rosalía who many claim is not "Latina" and shouldn't be nominated.
Here's How You Can Get Your Hands on the Sold-out J Balvin Air JordansWhile the J Balvin Air Jordan 1 is sold out from official retailers, there is still a good chance to get them. Here's how much they resell for.
J Balvin Introduces Best Friend Juliana Zuluaga to His Instagram FollowersFans of J Balvin have been noticing that the "Mi Gente" singer has struck up a friendship with Juliana Zuluaga, a fan with Down syndrome. Keep reading to learn more.
J Balvin and Nicky Jam Have More Than Just a "Bromance" (EXCLUSIVE)In an exclusive interview with ‘Distractify,’ J Balvin opens up about his relationship with fellow Latin artist Nicky Jam, calling him his "brother."
J Balvin's Mother, Alba, Is out of Surgery and Doing OKJ Balvin ended 2020 asking his millions of followers to join him in praying for his mother, Alba Balvin. What happened to her and is she OK?