Colombian Reggaeton Singer J Balvin: How Much Money Does He Make? His Net Worth And Sources Of Income

News by Gabriel Published on 24 Jul,2018 Updated on 24 Jul,2018

The Reggaeton singer J Balvin gained international fame after releasing his single, Yo Te Lo Dije in 2013 and became one of the popular Colombian artists of this era.   

According to some sources, he earns a huge amount of net worth. How much is his total income? Find out his income sources, assets and career achievements.

What Is J Balvin's Net Worth? His Earning Sources

The Colombian reggaeton singer J Balvin earns a hefty amount of net worth which is estimated to be around $12 million, as of July 2018, as per the Celebrity Net Worth.

He has garnered this amount of figure from his numerous singles, one mixtape, five studio albums. His main sources of incomes are record sales, stage performances, and endorsements.

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Like other musicians, he also has his own YouTube VEVO account. It was created in 2010 and it has amassed over 17 million subscribers and 98 billion views as of July 2018. According to some sources, VEVO pays a competitive CPM for artists. They receive $25-$35 per CPM, so we can assume that he also receives the similar amount of money from Vevo.

His albums and singles are also available on Amazon. His latest album Vibras is available for $9.97 on Amazon. The album has sold 15000 copies in the US and earned AMPROFON Platinum + Gold. In 2018, he released a single X with another Colombian star Nicky Jam.

J Balvin’s House And Assets

Ja Balvin has numerous houses in Columbia and US. He previously listed his Colombian country home for $5, 000, 000, 000 COL ( $1,715,000 USD). The house located in Antioch lies in 3900 square ft with five bedrooms and six bathrooms.

He also has a few lavish cars which include:

  • Rolls Royce Phantom
  • Ferrari F4 Spider
  • Lamborghini Aventador

J Balvin’s Career Achievements

Balvin is one of the most well-recognized artists in Latin America. He is also considered as one of the popular Reggaeton singers. 

He has collaborated with numerous top artists including Daddy Yankee, Beyoncé, Cardi B, Bad Bunny, Ariana Grande and Prince Royce.


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Balvin has also toured with fellow artists like Becky G, Nicky Jam, and Daddy Yankee. He has released numerous hit songs including Mi Gente, I Like It, Bobo and Sola.      

The singer also earned prestigious awards and nominations. Here is the list of his few awards which he has won to date.

  • Billboard Latin Music Award- 3 times
  • Latin Grammy Award-2 times
  • Latin American Music Award-4 times
  • Latin Music Italian Awards- 1 time

J Balvin: Quick Facts

  • J Balvin’s family name is Alvaro Osorio Balvin
  • He was born on 7 May 1985, in Medellin, Columbia.
  • His early inspirations were Metallica and Nirvana.
  • He moved to the United States when he was 17.
  • He later returned to Medellin and rose to fame performing gigs in the city.
  • His 2014’s single, 6 Am featuring Puerto Rican singer Farruko, peaked #2 on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs Chart.
  • He is five feet 7 inches tall.