Benito Antonio Martinez Ocasio professionally known as Bad Bunny is a Puerto Rican Latin trap and reggaeton singer. He is one of the prominent figure in the Latin genre.
Here are five interesting facts about Bad Bunny including his net worth, career and many more.
1. Bad Bunny net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million.
Many website estimates Bad Bunny net worth to be in the range of $700,000 to $1.5 million. Gazettereview pegs his overall earnings to be $1.2 million while Famous Births Deaths lists his net worth to be $1 million.
It’s not surprising to see Bad Bunny’s net worth to be more than $1 million. Even though he is at the early stage of his career, he already had lot of success. He had two tracks which charted on the Hot 100 list. Other than that, his massive YouTube subscribers and Instagram followers are also one way to increase his net worth.
2. He dropped out of University to start his musical career.
Bad Bunny had a tough ride to become what he is now. After completing his high school, he went to University of Puerto Rico where he studied audiovisual communication. But his interest was somewhere else as he wanted to be a singer since he was five years old.
Eventually, he dropped out from the University and started his musical career. After that he worked at a supermarket as a worker for some time. While working at the supermarket, he was also working as an independent artist uploading songs to SoundCloud. His song “Diles” caught the attention of DJ Luian who signed him to his record label “Hear this Music”.
3. He has given couple of hit songs.
In 2017, he signed a booking deal with the Cardenas Marketing Network for several Latin American Countries. His first single “Soy Peor” was commercially success and charted at No. 22 on the Hot Latin Songs Chart.
In November 2017, he released his next song “Tu No Metes Cabra” which was also massive hit. It peaked at No. 38 on the Hot Latin Songs Chart. He was also featured on Cardi B’s song “I Like It” from album Invasion of Privacy where he raps in English and Spanish. The song reached No. 2 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and became Bunny’s first No. 1 single on the US Billboard Hot 100.
4. Bad Bunny has collaborated with several artists.
One of the reasons for his success in Latin music industry is his collaboration with several artists. He has collaborated with high profile singers like Becky G, Karol G, Ozuna, Daddy Yankee, J Balvin, Enrique Iglesisas, Arcagel, Prince Royce and many more.
His song “Sensualidad” with the collaboration of J Balvin and Prince Royce peaked at No. 10 on the Hot Latin Songs Chart. He was also featured in Becky G’s song “Mayores” in 2017. Hernandez also worked with Venezuelan singer Nacho on “Bailame” remix and Young Martino on “I Do Not Care a F**K”. Recently he collaborated with Natti Natasha on the song “Amantes de Una Noche”. The song received more than 40 million views on YouTube in its first week. One of the main highlight of his career is the collaboration with Cardi B in single “I Like It”.
Another reason for his huge success is large fan following on social media profiles. His SoundCloud account has more than 216K followers, YouTube account has more than 12 million subscribers and Instagram account has more than 12.5 million followers (Data collected as of August 2018).