Maluma is a famous and popular Colombian singer as well as songwriter. He has emerged as a very talented, excited and passionate singer in the entertainment industry. His collaboration with Shakira and a few other famous singers and artists have made become really successful. Another amazing fact about Maluma is that he has six videos in YouTube’s 100 most watched videos. This is the record he only has and surpassed many famous singers around. He earns a huge amount of money every year and his net worth also shows how successful and talented he is. His current net worth is reported to be around $12 million.
Maluma was born in 1984 in Medellin, Colombia. It would be a kind of surprise to find out that he first wanted to be a football player. When he was at school, he played football and was an excellent player. Apart from football, he also played table tennis, chess and volleyball.
He was an athletic child and had a strong physique. Sports and games helped him let out his emotions but soon he realized that there is something he is really good at. And that was music. After realization, he went to pursue his career in music and singing.
He loves his family very much and his name is the proof. Many people don’t know what his name Maluma actually stands for. We have learned that he took this name after combining the first two letters of his father’s name, again the two letters from his mom name and then the two letters from his sister’s name. How affectionate he is. There are a few celebrities who have shown such love for their family and parents but this guy is a live example of how to maintain love for your family even when you become famous and rich.
When he was in tenth grade at school, he participated in a music contest and won the first prize. That was the time he realized he could become a really good singer. This was the first inspiration for him to be a singer and songwriter. After that competition, he went to attend a number of other music contests and won every single of them.
He had then decided that music is the best profession for him and he should do it in the best possible way. In 2010, he started his music classes and the family and friends also supported him in the lessons. And rest is the history- he emerged as one of the most talented singers of the modern-day era.
He has really become successful but he wishes to work with Justin Timberlake. He believes that Justin is his inspiration and he finds him a very attractive personality as a human being and musician as well. He has been in relationship with many girls and models.
Even there were rumors of his relationship with Selena Gomez but both have denied the rumors. When it comes to his future plans, he dreams to work in movies and it may happen sooner or later in the future.