Bad Bunny Net Worth 2022 : $18 Million Is It Correct ?

Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio, known professionally as Bad Bunny, is a Puerto Rican rapper and singer. His music is often defined as Latin trap and reggaeton, but he has incorporated various other genres into his music, including rock, bachata, and soul.

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Name: Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio
DOB: 10 March 1994
Profession: Puerto Rican rapper
Nationality: Puerto Rico

Bad Bunny Net Worth

Bad Bunny is a Puerto Rican rapper with a net worth 2022 is estimated as $18 Million. Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio, also known as Bad Bunny, was born on the 10th of March, 1994, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Jeff Bezos’ Height & Weight

Height: 5′ 11″
Weight: 75 kg

Early Life

Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio was born on March 10, 1994, in Almirante Sur barrio in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico. His father, Tito Martínez, was a truck driver, and his mother, Laurie Ocasio, was a retired schoolteacher. His mother often listened to salsa, merengue, and ballads, such as Juan Gabriel’s “Abrázame muy fuerte,” while Bad Bunny helped her with chores around the house. He has two younger brothers, Bernie and Bysael, and considers his close friends part of his family. He said he was raised in a happy home. As “a lanky wallflower with a booming voice,” the rapper has described himself as a child by saying, “I wasn’t the kid who got involved in the streets. I liked to be at home with my family.”

Bad Bunny says he has wanted to be a singer since he was young. As a child, he attended church weekly with his devoutly Catholic mother and sang in the church choir until age 13. After leaving the choir, he developed an interest in the artists he heard on the radio, particularly Daddy Yankee and Héctor Lavoe. His first solo performance was his rendition of Juanes’s “Mala Gente” song in a middle school talent show. His stage name came from when the rapper was forced to wear a bunny costume to school and was photographed with an angry expression. Despite being shy in high school, he often created freestyle raps to entertain his classmates, developing a reputation at his school for his creativity and humor. His teenage interests also included skateboarding and professional wrestling, which influenced his fashion sense.

Personal life

Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio, also known as Bad Bunny, was born on the 10th of March, 1994, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is a Puerto Rican Latin trap and reggaeton singer. By many, Bad Bunny is considered a pioneer of trap music in Latin America. His music has been defined as Latin trap and reggaeton, but he has also imbued other genres like rock, soul, and bachata in his music.

In 2017, Bad Bunny met Gabriela Berlingeri while dining at a restaurant with his family. The pair started dating, and over the next few years, Gabriela became closely involved with his musical and professional development. She helped him record the song “Te Guste” by singing scratch vocals and photographed him for the cover of “Rolling Stone.” Bad Bunny had stated that Berlingeri offers him close emotional support at a time “when I needed it most.

Career

2013–2017: Career beginnings

He began to write and create his interpretations at the age of 14, until in 2013, he began to publish his songs through SoundCloud, including “Get” in 2013, “Tentación” in 2014, and “Just let me know” in 2015, among others. While working as a bagger at Supermercados Econo in Vega Baja in 2016, Bad Bunny released music as an independent artist on SoundCloud, where his song “Diles” caught the attention of the DJ Luian, who signed him to his record label, Hear this Music. DJ Luian introduced Bad Bunny to the production team Mambo Kingz, who was intrigued by Bad Bunny’s musical experimentation and dress style. Since then, he has earned multiple top-ten entries on the US Hot Latin Songs chart. His breakthrough single, “Soy Peor,” established him as a forerunner in the Latin American trap scene and reached number 22 on the Hot Latin Songs chart. Ten months after the video for “Soy Peor”‘s release, it reached 330 million views on YouTube. His song “Krippy Kush,” featuring Farruko, also became a success. Bad Bunny’s May 2017 collaboration with Karol G, “Ahora Me Llama,” garnered more than 756 million views on YouTube and reached number 10 on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart. Marty Preciado of NPR described the song as a “bass-heavy, unapologetic trap anthem to the power of femininity, soiled in hi-hats and heavy sub-bass [that] challenges hegemonic masculinity, singing about respect, love and sex-positive decisions. “Ahora Me Llama” was listed on “Alt.Latino’s Favorites: The Songs Of 2017” as one of the best Latin songs of 2017.

In the summer of 2017, Bad Bunny signed a booking deal with Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN) for several Latin American countries. He was featured in Becky G’s single “Mayores,” released in July 2017. Starting in November 2017, Bad Bunny hosted Beats 1’s first Spanish-language show, Trap Kingz. Also, in November 2017, Bad Bunny’s track, “Tu No Metes Cabra,” peaked at number 38 on the Hot Latin Songs chart. The remix demanded their release from the prison of Anuel AA. At around the same time, the song “Sensualidad,” released as a collaboration among Bad Bunny, J Balvin, and Prince Royce, peaked at number 8 on the Hot Latin Songs chart. At the same time, the remix of “Te Boté” with Ozuna and Nicky Jam reached number one on that chart. In 2017 alone, Bad Bunny featured on fifteen Billboard Hot Latin Songs-charting tracks.

2018–2019: International success, X 100pre, and Oasis

In May 2018, American rapper Cardi B released a collaboration with Bad Bunny and J Balvin, “I Like It,” which hit number one on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming Bad Bunny’s first song to do so. In Cardi B’s single, Bad Bunny raps in Spanish, Spanglish, and English. It earned Bad Bunny his first Diamond certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and received a Grammy Award for Record of the Year nomination. On October 11, 2018, Bad Bunny released “Mia,” a collaboration with Drake. It reached number five on the Billboard Hot 100. In November 2018, Bad Bunny released “Te Guste” with Jennifer Lopez, a video directed by Mike Ho.

2020–present: YHLQMDLG, Las que no iban a salir, and El Último Tour Del Mundo

In February 2020, Bad Bunny was a guest performer at the Super Bowl LIV halftime show, headlined by Shakira and Jennifer Lopez. Bad Bunny announced the album YHLQMDLG on February 27, 2020, during an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and said it would be released on Leap Day 2020. It was released on February 29, 2020. The album’s title stands for “Yo Hago Lo Que Me Da La Gana” (Spanish for “I Do What I Want”) and features collaborations with Daddy Yankee, Yaviah, Jowell & Randy, and Ñengo Flow, among other artists. The album is an homage to the Marquesas (garage parties) Bad Bunny grew up attending and features many nods to early/mid-2000s reggaeton. On the final song on the album, “<3”, the artist announced his intention to retire after releasing one more album with the lyric “In nine months I’ll release another, to retire calmly like Miguel Cotto,” referencing the retirement of the Puerto Rican boxer. He noted that the stress of fame had harmed his mental health.

Bad Bunny will embark on his fourth concert tour World’s Hottest Tour in August 2022. The stadium tour will be visiting fourteen countries of the American continent. In January 2022, Bad Bunny was featured in Vogue Magazine for the second time modeling the current season’s best bags.

In April 2022, Sony Pictures announced Bad Bunny as the lead for El Muerto, a film set in Sony’s Spider-Man Universe. El Muerto is set to be released on January 12, 2024.

FAQ’s

Bad Bunny real name ?

Bad Bunny real name is Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio.

Why is Bad Bunny so popular?

Following the release of his breakthrough single “Soy Peor” in late 2016, he rose to stardom after collaborating with Cardi B and Drake on the singles “I Like It” and “Mia,” which charted on the US Billboard Hot 100 at number one and number five, respectively.

Can Bad Bunny speak English?

In a recent AMA’s red-carpet interview, Bad Bunny kept it real with the reporter regarding not understanding his English. Bad Bunny doesn’t give a where he’s accepting the award, he is not speaking English for you all, and I LOVE IT.

Why is Bad Bunny called Bad Bunny?

He began singing when he was young and chose his stage name, Bad Bunny, after sharing an online picture of himself as a child wearing a bunny suit and having a grim expression on his face. He created a Twitter account under that name, and it stuck as he began to gain fame.

Conclusion

As of July 2022, Bad Bunny’s net worth is roughly $18 million. Bad Bunny is a Puerto Rican Latin trap and reggaeton singer from Puerto Rico and is considered one of the pioneers of Latin trap music. His music is often defined as Latin trap and reggaeton, but he has incorporated various other genres into his music, including rock, bachata, and soul.

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