Juan Luis Londono Arias is popular by his stage name Maluma. He is a Colombian singer and songwriter. With his career in singing, he has managed to give several singles which have charted on the top 10 on U.S. Billboard. His popular songs include Felices Los 4, Borro Cassette, El Perdedor, and Corazon. And as anyone can expect, with his popularity, the singer has also managed to earn himself a good sum as a net worth.
As a child, Maluma was interested in soccer, but his journey with soccer could not continue as he reached the age of 8. Later, he got interested in singing. His career journey is quite an interesting aspect to glance upon. Well, we have brought you all the details about his career, and his earnings, in case you want to learn.
Net Worth of Maluma
Colombian singer Maluma has an estimated net worth of $12 million. His major source of earning happens to be his career at singing and songwriting. The artist released his mixtape PB.DB. on Jan 13, 2015. It consists of songs like Me Gustas Tanto, La Invitacion, Duele Tanto, Tus Besos Remix and El Punto.
The mixtape sold over 100.000 copies in Colombia. His most successful album was Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy, and the album managed to sell 3,000 copies in the United States and 200,000 copies in Columbia.
There’s no doubt that Maluma has been able to bank up a considerable amount of money from all of this musical release. Apart from this, his music videos are also featured on a few films and television series.
Also, the artist has been performing in numerous concerts and giving various live performances which also makes him earn a significant amount of money, and thus a good sum of net worth.
His official Vevo account on the internet also helps up in bringing him an impressive amount of wealth. According to various sources, his Vevo account streams for approximately $15,000 per 1,000,000 views on his Youtube videos.
As of 2018, his Vevo account has 10 million subscribers with more than 6 billion videos views. So, we can make out how much he earns from his Vevo account. considering his growth as a singer and his popularity on social media, his net worth is likely to get increased in days to come. We would like to grant him best wishes for his coming days.
Maluma’s Career Beginnings, 2010–13
Maluma’s musical career started in the year 2010 with the release of the song Farandulera. After his very single became a local hit, Sony Music and its subsidiary label Sony Music Colombia signed him where he recorded his first studio album. Later, he released his next single Loco. Maluma released his first studio album, Magia, in the year 2012.
His song Obsesion, which was filmed at the Antioquia Department Railway Station featuring Colombian model Lina Posada, got more than 185 million views on YouTube. Other singles from the album include Miss Independent and Pasarla Bien.
The single Miss Independent reached number two on the Colombian National-Report chart. For this, he was nominated Shock Award for 2012 "Best New Artist". His other singles also managed to get millions of views.
In the year 2013, his another single La Temperatura was released which featured Puerto Rican singer Eli Palacios. The song succeeded to peak at number seven on the National-Report charts of U.S. and also had a huge impact in the growth of his net worth.
2014–present: Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy, and F.A.M.E.
In 2014, Maluma released music videos for his singles La Curiosidad, Addicted and Carnaval. On a theme of 2014 FIFA World Cup Ole Brazil, he collaborated with singer Elvis Crespo. On July 16, 2014, Maluma managed to appear at the 2014 Premios Juventud in which he performed his song La Temperatura.
Following up, he also judged a Caracol Television reality show The Voice Kids, alongside Fanny Lu and Andres Cepeda. In August of the same year, he hosted Kids' Choice Awards Colombia.
In early 2015, Maluma released his mixtape PB.DB The Mixtape. He also released his second album Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy in late 2015. The very album includes the song like Borro Cassette, El Perdedor, and Sin Contrato.
Talking about the year 2016, he collaborated with artists, like Thalia, Shakira, Ricky Martin, and together they managed to release different songs. In December 2016, Maluma got featured in the remix of Colombian band Piso 21 Me Llamas.
Talking about his works in 2017, he released his first short film X, which featured the song GPS. Maluma also recorded the Spanish theme song Colors for 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Also, he released his third studio album F.A.M.E. on 18 May 2018. For the album, he worked with Jay Cash, Vinylz, Daddy Yankee, Prince Royce, and Jason Derulo.
Well, to conclude Maluma is the one leading a wonderful career and his net worth that is around $12 million is a result of his hard work.