Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin Bio (Wiki) Verified By Editor

(Rapper, Singer)

Musician J Balvin is in a relationship and a father of one.

Relationship Facts of Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin is having an affair.
His sexual orientation is straight.


What is the relationship of Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin?

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin (J Balvin) is dating Valentina Ferrer, an Argentinian model, and actress. The couple has a child born in June 2021. The sex of the baby is male while his name is yet to be revealed.

Past Affairs

Previously, he was dating a girl named Ana Bekoa in the year 2016. Balvin and her girlfriend broke up in the same year.

And again he was dating a girl named Karol G in the year 2017 but they also broke up due to some personal issues and misunderstandings.

 

Who is Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin?

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin is known as J Balvin. He is a Colombian singer known for his Billboard Latin Airplay Chart-topping single “6 AM.”

He is a leading Latin artist on social media as well, primarily on his official VEVO/YouTube channel.

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Jose was born on May 5, 1985, in Medellin, Colombia. He is 36 years old. His birth sign is Taurus and is of Colombian ethnicity. He has a sister named Carolina Balvin.

His mother’s name is Alba Mery Balvin and likewise, his father’s name is José Álvaro Osorio.

His father was an economist and business owner, and he grew up in a large home in the hills outside the city. He grew up listening to rock groups such as Metallica and Nirvana.

At age 17, he moved to the United States of America. Balvin moved to Oklahoma and New York to learn English. He was influenced there by the music he heard there.
He then returned to Medellín and gained popularity performing at clubs in the city.

Education

His education history is not available. The name of the school and the universities he attended are also unknown.

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin: Profession life, Career

Before fame, Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin used to participate in freestyle competitions and was deemed champion in two consecutive years.

His early life started from 1985 to 2013. J Balvin started getting success in 2014 and 2016 when he released a new track entitled “6 AM”, featuring a Puerto Rican singer.

Eventually, he also gets success through his album La Familia which reached number ten on the Billboard Top Latin Albums chart, spending 122 weeks on the chart in total.

J Balvin released his second track in the United States, “Ay Vamos“, which marked him best in the Latin urban market, and was rewarded with Latin Grammy Award for Best Urban Song.

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Caption: Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin pose (Source: Burgundy)

On January 16, 2016, Balvin had brought his new music single named “Ginza” from his upcoming album, at the Premios Juventud. Later that week, he promoted the music video on Vevo. The music was on trending first with over two million viewers in 24 hrs.

Moreover, the video has racked up over 600 million viewers and was loved by all. On 24 June 2016, J Balvin released his fourth studio album Energia. Energia was number one on the Billboard Top Latin Albums chart.

On 30 June 2017, J Balvin released his new single music videoMi Gente” featuring Willy William. On 1 August 2017, “Mi Gente” became the number 1 song in the world according to Global Top 50 on Spotify. It soon reached 1 billion views on YouTube.

Awards

J Balvin was been nominated for various awards and also has won on various shows. The list of awards which he had won is as follows:

  • American Music Awards
  • Billboard Music Awards
  • iHeartRadio Music Awards
  • Latin Grammy Award
  • MTV Europe Music Awards
  • Latin American Music Awards
  • Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards
  • NRJ Music Awards
  • Premios Nuestra Tierra
  • Radio Disney Music Awards
  • Teen Choice Awards

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin: Salary, Net Worth

This rapper’s net worth is estimated to be $20 Million in 2022. However, his salary is not revealed yet.

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin: Rumors, Controversy

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin accepted the award for Artist of the Year at Premios Los Nuestro. Balvin then asked if he was gay and it spread all over as great rumors. But Balvin posts on Instagram and cleared out that he is a straight boy.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin has a chest of 41 inches, arms/biceps of 14 inches, and waist of 35 inches.

He weighs 79 kg and is 5 feet 7 inches tall and has dark brown colored hair and eyes.

Social Media

J Balvin socially uses Twitter and has more than 9.8M followers on his Twitter official account. He also uses Facebook and has more than 25 M followers.

Likewise, he is available on Instagram and has over 48.7M followers on his official account.

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