Maluma Net Worth, Biography, News, FAQ
|Real Name:||Juan Luis Londoño Arias|
|Birth Date:||28 January 1994|
|Net Worth:||$12 Million|
Commonly known by his performance name Maluma, Juan Luis Londoño Arias is a Colombian singer, actor, and songwriter, who entered the limelight in 2015 following the success of his breakout album “Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy”. Since achieving fame in both American continents, Maluma has also found favor in the eyes of many across different parts of the world. His songs are played in many countries across all continents, and his albums and streams generate enough income to place him on the richest Columbian singers list. The Maluma net worth figure is currently $12 million. More details about the 28-year-old have been made available in this report.
Early Life: Childhood, Education
Juan Luis Londono Arias was born on the 28th of January in 1994 in Medellin, Colombia. He is the second child of Luis Londoño and Marlli Arias, and the younger brother of Manuela Londono, his only sibling.
During his young age, Maluma enjoyed playing football and even went as far as competing in lower divisions on teams like Equidad Sports Club and Atletico Nacional. He would have continued this path to a footballing career but he developed an interest in music during his teens.
He was a student of Hontanares School in El Retiro when gained recognition as a good singer. AT 15, he recorded his first song. At 16, he recorded his second track “No Quiero” in a studio. His work impressed the producers that they told him to choose a stage name. Of course, he ended up choosing the name Maluma, which he still makes use of today.
Professional Life: Music & Film Career
In 2010, when Maluma was 16 years old, he recorded a radio hit titled “Farandulera”, and the attention he received for it led him to sign with Sony’s subsidiary label Sony Music Colombia. Afterward, he came up with his debut LP, “Magia”, which went on to achieve moderate success.
What served as his break in the music industry was his sophomore effort titled “Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy”. Three tracks on the album made it to the top 10 on Billboard Hot Latin Songs. The album sold more than 400,000 copies worldwide.
To date, the singer has released five studio albums with his project “F.A.M.E.” being his best-selling work.
His work in the music business aside, Maluma has also been taking up different acting roles since he attained prominence. He made his debut in 2021 by lending his voice to the character of Mariano in the Disney animated film “Encato”. Most recently, he portrayed Bastian in the 2022 rom-com “Marry Me”. Additionally, he and American superstar singer Jennifer Lopez released a soundtrack album for the movie.
Apart from his involvement in the entertainment industry, Maluma has made some venture capital investments to boost his fortune on the long run, including buying shares in the Colombian prop-tech firm La Haus.
This gifted singer and songwriter has blessed the ears of his audience with the following albums over the years:
- Magia (2012)
- Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy (2015)
- F.A.M.E. (2018)
- 11:11 (2019)
- Papi Juancho (2020)
He has credits to the following films, documentaries, and shows, as an actor or presenter: “La voz Kids Colombia”, “Kids’ Choice Awards Colombia”,”Despertar contigo”, “La Voz… México”, “La Voz Kids México”, “X (The Film)”, “Lo Que Era, Lo Que Soy, Lo Que Seré”, “Encanto”, and “Marry Me”.
Social Media: YouTube, Instagram, and TikTok
Currently, the singer possesses 28.4 million YouTube subscribers. His most played upload is by a long margin the visuals for his song “Hawai”, which boasts of more than 886 million plays.
On his Instagram, Maluma possesses more than 62 million followers. He has over 8 million followers on Twitter, and millions on TikTok as well.
Since 2016, the singer has headlined four different tours. His “Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy” tour had him performing in Canada, the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceania. He has been on the road for most of this year performing his “Maluma Land tour” in American cities.
Personal Life: Relationships, Children, Private Interests, Height, Weight
The Medellín native has been romantically involved with many beautiful ladies in his life. He dated the Cuban-Croatian model Natalia Barulich for a while until they split in 2019. He moved on to have a relationship with a Russian supermodel named Vivien Rubin, but the duo have since broken up as well. These days, he is seen around a beautiful Colombian architect and interior designer named Susana Gomez. They have been in a relationship for more than a year now.
For his height, our findings show that he is 175 centimeters tall. He weighs around 70 kilograms as well.
Maluma Net Worth: Salary, Income Sources, Brands
The Columbian singer and actor has made his wealth mainly from singing, and also by featuring in a couple of movies recently. Most of his albums achieved success, and in addition to that, his tours has also helped him bag a reasonable amount of money along with the fame it came with.
Maluma’s net worth is estimated at $12 million. He is also an investor having bought shares in the Colombian prop tech firm La Haus. Another income booster for the singer is his social media profiles, especially Instagram and YouTube on which he earns a commission for endorsing brands and for ads placement.