J Balvin

J Balvin, Wyclef Join Haitian DJ Michael Brun at ‘Bayo’ Show in New York: Concert Review

Click here to read the full article. Since 2017, Haitian DJ-producer Michael Brun has been hosting Bayo concerts to highlight artist from his home country and the Caribbean, and at the tour’s stop at New York’s Pier 17 on Saturday night, he brought some famous friends: J Balvin — with whom he wrote the 2018 World Cup theme song “Positivo” — Wyclef Jean and even the long-running Haitian group Boukman Eksperyans. The 2022 installment of Bayo — which means, “to give” in Creole and concluded with the New York show — certainly took audiences on a sonic journey to Brun’s home...
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J Balvin, Bad Bunny & Rauw Alejandro Lead Premios Tu Música Urbano Nominees

Click here to read the full article. Telemundo announced Thursday (May 12) the list of nominees for the third edition of Premios Tu Música Urbano, set to take place June 23 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  The list of nominees includes Bad Bunny, who leads with 12 nominations, followed by Rauw Alejandro, who scored 11 nods, and J Balvin with 10 nominations. All three are up for artist of the year alongside Farruko, Karol G, Maluma and Sebastián Yatra. Other top nominees include Karol, María Becerra and Anuel AA, who each scored nine nominations. Karol G’s nods include album of the year, female artist for...

Guess Again Teams with J Balvin for Summer-Ready Collection

Click here to read the full article. Not long after debuting a documentary about his homecoming tour and mental health journey, Colombian singer J Balvin teamed with Guess on a 47-piece collaboration that celebrates the message of “amor y paz,” or “peace and love.”  This is the third time the reggaeton artist has worked with the Los Angeles-based brand. The new collection includes the colorful assortment customers have grown to expect from the partnership, with pops of neon green, pink and yellow and equally vibrant graphics like swirl stripes, hearts and clovers throughout. Trucker jackets and carpenter pants, as well as eco rayon...

J Balvin Gives an Inside Look at How He Prepped for the 2022 Met Gala Red Carpet

He understood the assignment! When global music superstar J Balvin was prepping his look for this year's Met Gala, he turned to iconic American designer Ralph Lauren to help him craft an outfit that honored the event's "Gilded Glamour" dress code. Balvin, who just collaborated with Ed Sheeran on two songs, "Sigue" and "Forever My Love," dressed to impress in his white-tie best, wearing a custom Ralph Lauren Purple Label tailcoat tuxedo with a white bow tie. He accessorized the look with a RL867 steel watch, antique pins, onyx stud cufflinks, and the pièce de résistance of the ensemble, a black cane. This year's sleek Ralph Lauren moment marked a departure from Balvin's colorful Moschino Met Gala debut look last year, but the fashion tastemaker of course made it his own with some colorful neon hair. Read on for an exclusive look at how he prepped for fashion's biggest night.

Badshah Enlists J Balvin and Tainy for New Video and Single “Voodoo”

Indian artist Badshah taps J Balvin and super producer Tainy for his new single, “Voodoo.” An accompanying music video was also released. The trilingual track arrives on the heels of Badshah’s latest EP, Retropanda – Part 1, which dropped last month. “Voodoo” marks the first collaboration between the Badshah and international superstar J Balvin.