Nicky Jam
Nicky Jam
Real Name/Full Name Nick Rivera Caminero
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Nicky Jam
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 17 March 1981
Age/How Old: 43 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175.3 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′9″
Weight: In Kilograms –80kgs
In Pounds – 176.37lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –Jose Rivero
Mother –Ysabel Caminero Madera
Siblings: N/A
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Angélica Cruz (m. 2017–2018)
Kids/Children Name: Alyssa Rivera, Yarimar Rivera, Joe, Lucianna
Profession: Singer, Song Writer
Net Worth: $8 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Nicky Jam is best known for hits such as “X,” “Travesuras,” “En La Cama,” “Te Busco.” Many of his solo and collaborations have become hit. He has had frequent collaborations with other artists like Daddy Yankee, J. Balvin, Ozuna, and Anuel AA. He normally sings and writes songs of the genre Urbano. His album Fenix fetched him worldwide recognition and proved to be a massive hit.

Well, how well do you know about Nicky Jam? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Nicky Jam’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Nicky Jam to date.

Biography and Early Life

Nicky Jam was born on 17 March in the year 1981, in Boston, U.S.A. Later, when he was ten years old, his family moved to Barrio Obrero, Puerto Rico. Details of his parents are not available except for the information that his father belongs to Puerto Rico, and his mother belongs to the Dominion Republic. He had a very difficult childhood as his family was not financially stable. He started working when he was a minor in order to support his parents. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Nicky Jam in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Nicky Jam’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 18th April 2024 having been born on 17 March 1981. Though, he is 5′9″ in feet and inches and 175.3 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176.37 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.


 As he had moved to Puerto Rico at the age of ten, it is supposed that he must have completed his high school education there. It is also assumed that he must not have gone to college as he started his career in music when he was a teenager.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He married Angelina Cruz in February 2017 after dating her for two years. The marriage was a very private affair. They had a Catholic wedding in Medellin. But, a year later, in August 2018, the couple filed for divorce. They had irreconcilable differences. He has four children – Yarimar, Alissa, Joe, and Luciana.

In the same month of his divorce, he purchased a house in the Palm Island of Miami Beach. The estimated cost of the asset is about 3.4 million dollars.

He got engaged to model Cydney Moreau on Valentine’s Day in the year 2020. But in 2021, he confirmed that they are not together anymore.

Is Nicky Jam Lesbian?

No, he is straight as he had been married to Angelina. Also, he has dated other women, which proves that he is sexually inclined towards women.

Professional Career

Nicky Jam released his first album in the year 1994, which did not become a hit. But it fetched him some recognition, and a few producers also noticed work.

Later, he became friends with the Latin singer Daddy Yankee. They launched their album called Los Super Amigos, which became successful. They also worked on another project which was El Cartel II: Los Canaris. But his addiction to alcohol and drugs created a rift in their friendship. They ended their collaboration after the album. Later, after a gap of seven years, the duo got back together again and released a song called El Party Me Llama.

Later, he tried to focus more on his music and tried his best to avoid drugs.

Nicky Jam has recorded many songs and released a few albums as well. His second album Haciendo Escante was released in the year 2001. Salon de la Fama, his third album had 16 main songs, out of which a few became commercial hits.

His fourth album Vidaescante had many hits like Chambonea; I’m not your Husband, Va Pasando el Tiempo and many more.

In 2017, he released his seventh album, Fenix, which proved to be a massive hit. He collaborated with Kid Ink, Enrique Iglesias, Daddy Yankee, Sean Paul, and other top artists for this album. 


He has a very successful career in the music industry which has fetched him 110 nominations and 37 awards. He has won American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Billboard Latin Music Awards, iHeart Radio Music Awards, and many more.

His most successful album has been Fenix which was ranked as the top album in the Latin Music Album charts in the United States and the 5th best Swiss Album Charts. His song with Iglesias has more than a billion views on YouTube.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Nicky Jam in 2024

Nicky Jam Net Worth
Nicky Jam Net Worth

Nicky Jam’s estimated net worth is $8 million as of estimated in the year 2024 as of 2024. He owns a lot of assets and likes to invest in real estate, which is considered a good investment for any celebrity of this age.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He resorted to drugs at a very early age after experiencing emotional turbulence due to a bad breakup. Both of his parents had drug problems, and he did not know how to handle them.
  • His mother had been deported to the Dominion Republic, and he had not met her for twenty long years. But his increasing popularity led to his reunion with his mother in the year 2015.
  • He has bought a school building in New Jersey.
  • In one of his interviews, he had accepted that he has attention-deficit-disorder.

Nicky Jam has had a very difficult childhood and has struggled a lot in his initial years. He did not even have proper guidance from his parents as both of them were addicted to drugs. Though he established himself successfully in music, his excessive consumption of drugs and alcohol led to problems in his professional collaborations.

But, the best part is he identified the problem and tried to overcome it with his love for music. Later, he was able to shoot back with greater hits. This shows his dedication to music. He is undoubted one of the best Latin singers.


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