José Álvaro Osorio Balvin is a Colombian singer known professionally as J Balvin. After starting his musical career, he gained initial popularity while performing at local clubs while his big break came in 2013 with the hit single “6 AM” from his third studio album, La Familia. He then released his fourth album “Energia” in 2016 which also included chart-topping singles like Bobo, Safari, and Ginza. Continuing his rapid rise to stardom, J Balvin collaborated with Willy William on the song “Mi Gente” in 2017 which ended up being a global hit, and its music video reached over one billion views on YouTube. Since then, he has continued releasing great music both solo and in collaboration with other well-known artists to popularize Spanish-language music among the global audience.
In addition to his impressive music, he is also pretty famous for his colorful fashion sense and is often a front seat sitter at major fashion shows. Lastly, we move toward his personal life in which he is rumored to have dated Colombian actress Diana Osorio and then singer Karol G. Since 2018, he has been in a relationship with former Miss Argentina Valentina Ferrer.
J Balvin Personal Details:
- Complete Name: José Álvaro Osorio Balvin
- Nicknames: J Balvin
- Date of Birth: May 7, 1985
- Birthplace: Medellín, Colombia
- Nationality: Colombian
- Occupation: Singer
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
J Balvin Height Weight Body Measurements Shoe Size Age Facts
J Balvin Family Details:
- Father: José Álvaro Osorio Balvin (Runs a Distribution Company)
- Mother: Alba Balvin
- Siblings: Caroline Balvin (Younger Sister)
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: None
J Balvin Relationships History:
- Diana Osorio – Actress
- Karol G – Singer
- Valentina Ferrer – Model
J Balvin Career Highlights:
- Debut Album: Real (2010)
- First TV Show: Taking on America (2014)
J Balvin Distinctive Features:
- Ear Studs
- Tattoos on Body
- Distinct Latino Look
J Balvin Body Measurements:
Colombian singer J Balvin height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements statistics complete information is listed below.
- Height in Feet: 5’ 7”
- Height in Centimeters: 170 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 73 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 161 pounds
- Chest Size: 40 inches
- Waist Size: 34 inches
- Arms/ Biceps Size: 14 inches
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 9.5 (US)
J Balvin Interesting Facts:
- Iron Man is his favorite superhero.
- J Balvin survived a small plane crash in 2016.
- He has collaborated with popular artists like Sean Paul, Cardi B, Pharrell Williams, and Major Lazer.
- His notable musical influences are Daddy Yankee, Nirvana, Snoop Dogg, Metallica, and Hector Lavoe.
- Although he is fluent in English and often collaborates with English-speaking artists, Balvin plans to continue singing in Spanish only.
- J Balvin was scheduled to perform at the Miss USA 2015 pageant competition but canceled his performance in protest of Donald Trump.