J Balvin, Colombia’s sensational reggaetón artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Riverside Theater!
J Balvin (birth name José Álvaro Osorio Balvin) was born in Medellín (Colombia) and is a singer. His musical style is best described as a blend of Latin pop, reggaetón (a form of dance music of Puerto Rican origin, characterized by a fusion of Latin rhythms, dancehall, and hip hop), hip hop, and bachata (a genre of Latin American music that originated in the Dominican Republic in the first half of the 20th century with European, Indigenous and African musical elements). He’s had a stellar career with 4 studio albums, 10 music videos, 31 singles, 1 mix tape, and he’s collaborated with Farruko, Pharrell Williams, BIA, Sky, Bad Bunny, Pitbull, Camila Cabello, Robin Thicke, Prince Royce, Justin Bieber, Nicky Jam, Maroon 5, Iggy Azalea, Ariana Grande, Fuego, and many other renowned artists. He’s received many accolades including a iHeartRadio Music Award (for Latin Album of the Year), 2 Latin Grammy Awards (for Best Urban Song and Best Urban Music Album), an MTV Europe Music Award (for Best Latin America Central Act), and 2 Premios Nuestra Tierra Awards (for Best Mainstream Artist and Best Fan Club). He’s also been nominated for 9 Latin Music Italian Awards.
Don't miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to reggaetón, Latin pop, hip hop, and bachata music!