Bad Bunny - Biography

Last Modified: Oct 24, 2022

Bad Bunny
Profession: Singer
Best Known For: I Like It, Mia (single)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $18 million

Personal Details

Born on : March 10, 1994 (age 29)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Benito Antonio Martinez Ocasio
Birth Place: Almirante Sur, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: Benito Martinez
Mother's Name: Lysaurie Ocasio Declet
Siblings: 2

Bernie Martí
nez Ocasio (younger brother)
Bysael Martí
nez Ocasio (younger brother)

University: University of Puerto Rico
Ethnicity: Puerto-Rican
Nationality: American, Puerto Rican


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Girlfriend Name: Gabriela Berlingeri

Body Measurements

Height: 1.83 meter (6 feet 0 inch)
Weight: 75 kg (165.35 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Bad Bunny?

Bad Bunny, born Benito Antonio Martinez Ocasio, is a Latin trap and reggaeton singer by profession and American, Puerto Rican by nationality. He is well known for his singles I Like It, Mia and debut album X 100pre.

Bad Bunny – Bio, Age, Family, Education

Bad Bunny’s birth took place on March 10, 1994, in Almirante Sur, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico. He was born Benito Antonio Martinez Ocasio and raised by his father Benito Martinez, who worked as a truck driver, and his mother Lysaurie Ocasio Declet, who was a school teacher.

He is not the only child of his parents and has two younger siblings- brothers Bernie Martínez Ocasio (born 1997) and Bysael Martínez Ocasio (born 2002).

Growing up Bad Bunny’s mother took him to church and there his talent for singing was noticed for the first time. 

Bad Bunny with younger brother Bernie Martínez Ocasio (Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

He was educated at the University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo in audiovisual communication and had begun singing at the age of 5.

Bad Bunny's ethnicity is Puerto-Rican

Bad Bunny – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

He was in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend Cazzu, who is an Argentinian rapper. However, the couple seems to have broken up. 

In April 2019 it was rumored that he was dating singer Rosalia after he shared their Coachella picture. Rosalia addressed the rumors stating Bad Bunny is a ‘Good Friend’.

In May 2020 it was reported that he was dating Gabriela Berlingeri. Bad Bunny is yet to marry, take a wife, and have children.

Bad Bunny, Gabriela Berlingeri (PopSugar)

Bad Bunny – Career

Early Career

While working as a bagger at Supermercados Econo, Vega Baja he released his music on SoundCloud as an independent artist. His song Diles was a hit that caught the attention of DJ Luian and signed him to his record label, Hear this Music.

His breakthrough single Soy Peor established Bad Bunny as a Latin American trap artist. Since then he has released singles Mayores, Tu No Metes Cabra, Te Boté, and Sensualidad which climbed the Hot Latin Songs chart.

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Bad Bunny (Billboard)

International breakthrough

In the international arena, Bad Bunny’s singe I Like It, collaborated with Cardi B and J Balvi reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100. He also collaborated with Drake in the single Mia, released in October 2018. It reached number five on the Billboard Hot 100.

His song Te Guste with Jennifer Lopez was released on November 2018. Bad Bunny released his debut album X 100pre in December 2018 followed by Oasis (with J Balvin) in June 2019.


Bad Bunny has worked with national as well as international music artists including Prince Royce, Ozuna, Nicky Jam, Becky G, etc.

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Bad Bunny – Awards, Nominations

Bad Bunny has been nominated for around 70 national and international awards including Billboard Music Awards, Latin American Music Awards, Grammy Awards, Premios Lo Nuestro, iHeartRadio Music Awards, etc.

Among all the nominations, he has won MTV Video Music Awards, 2 Latin American Music Awards, Premios Lo Nuestro, 7 El Premio ASCAP, and 2 Billboard Music Awards, among others.

Bad Bunny, J Balvin (Complex)

Bad Bunny – Net Worth, Salary

His net worth is estimated to be around $18 million while there have been no estimates on his annual salary.

Bad Bunny – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media, he is active on Instagram with over 18.3 followers, on Facebook with more than 3 million followers, and on YouTube with around 18 million subscribers and counting. He also has an official website - but is absent from Twitter.

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