Ozuna is a Puerto Rican reggaeton and Latin trap singer. His repertoire include hits such as “Si No Te Quiere”, “No Quiere Enamorarse”, “Dile Que Tu Me Quieres”, “Te Vas”, “Tu Foto”, “El Farsante”, “Se Preparó”, “Quiero Repetir”, “Síguelo Bailando” and “La Modelo”, and collaborations on De La Ghetto’s “La Ocasión”, Bad Bunny’s “Diles”, Daddy Yankee’s “La Rompe Corazones”, Chris Jeday’s “Ahora Dice”, Wisin’s “Escápate Conmigo”, Romeo Santos’s “Sobredosis”, Alex Sensation’s “Que Va”, Natti Natasha’s “Criminal”, Reik’s “Me Niego”, “Baila Baila Baila” and the remixed version of “Te Boté”. He has released the albums Odisea and Aura. He has won two Billboard Music Awards and three Latin American Music Awards. He made his acting debut in the film Que León. Ozuna is the artist with the most 1 billion-view videos on YouTube.

Birth Name

Juan Carlos Ozuna Rosado

Nickname

Ozuna, El Negrito de Ojos Claros

Profession

Singer

Genre

Reggaeton, Latin Trap

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

VP Records, Sony Music Latin

Nationality

Puerto Rican

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Ozuna was born on March 13, 1992 in San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States.

Age

Ozuna is currently 27 years old.

Sun Sign

Pisces

Ethnicity

Hispanic

On his father’s side, he has Dominican ancestry, while, on his mother’s side, he has Puerto Rican ancestry.

Religion

Christianity

Education

Information about Ozuna’s formal education isn’t available.

Family Details

  • Father – His father was killed in a shooting when Ozuna was 3 years old.
  • Mother – Yomary Rosado Marrero
  • Siblings – Unknown

Marital Status

Married

Girlfriend / Spouse

Ozuna has dated –

  • Taina Marie Meléndez – Ozuna is married to Taina Marie Meléndez. They got married well before he became a popular Latin American singer. During the course of their marriage, she has given birth to their daughter, Sofía Valentina (2014) and son, Jacob Andrés (2016).

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 5½ inches
  • In centimeters – 166 cm
  • In meters – 1.66 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 65 kg
  • In Pounds – 143 lbs

Body Build

Slim

Eye Color

Light Brown

Hair Color

Black

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

The popularity and commercial success of his songs such as Si No Te Quiere, No Quiere Enamorarse, Dile Que Tu Me Quieres, Te Vas, and Tu Foto. Having collaborated with popular music artists such as Daddy Yankee, Cardi B and Romeo Santos. The immense popularity of his official YouTube channel, which has more than 24 million subscribers.

Album Debut

In August 2017, he released his debut studio album, Odisea, which managed to reach the very top of US Top Latin Albums (Billboard) charts. The album also sold more than 360k units in the United States.

Television Debut

In 2017, Ozuna made his first TV show appearance in the Hermanos en la clandestinidad episode of the musical drama TV series, Guerra de Idolos.

Brand Endorsements

Ozuna has appeared in a TV commercial for Toyota Corolla.

Controversy

On January 23, 2019, Ozuna confirmed through a statement that he was the victim of an extortion scam involving an explicit video filmed of him when he was a minor. In the statement, Ozuna’s management office said it filed a complaint and all the legal measures were being taken, as “sending and publishing videos of minors is a state and federal offense.” Ozuna also took the opportunity to issue an apology to his fans and family, saying, “What happened was a mistake of the past. Like many young people, I made a mistake, fueled by ignorance.” He further went on to say, “Today, I’m not only sorry for what happened but I condemn it. More importantly, I ask my family for forgiveness. They are my life’s priority and I will continue to fight for them always.”

Awards & Nominations

Year Award Category Work Result
2017 Premios Juventud Best Breakthrough Artist Himself Won
Heat Latin Music Awards Best New Artist Nominated
2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards Best New Latin Artist Won
Best New Artist Nominated
BMI Latin Awards Award Winning Songs “Dile Que Tú Me Quieres” Won
Billboard Latin Music Awards Artist of the Year Himself Won
Hot Latin Song of the Year “Escápate Conmigo” Nominated
Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event Nominated
Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Male Himself Nominated
Airplay Song of the Year “Escápate Conmigo” Nominated
Top Latin Album of the Year Odisea Nominated
Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Male Himself Nominated
Latin Rhythm Artist of the Year, Solo Nominated
Latin Rhythm Song of the Year “Escápate Conmigo” Nominated
Latin Rhythm Album of the Year Odisea Nominated
Billboard Music Awards Top Latin Artist Himself Won
Top Latin Album Odisea Won
Top Latin Song “Escápate Conmigo” Nominated
American Music Awards Favorite Artist – Latin Himself Nominated
Latin American Music Awards Artist of the Year Himself Nominated
Song of the Year “Escápate Conmigo” Nominated
Album of the Year Odisea Won
Favorite Artist – Male Himself Nominated
Favorite Song – Pop “Me Niego” Nominated
Favorite Artist – Urban Himself Won
Favorite Song – Urban “Escápate Conmigo” Nominated
Favorite Album – Urban Odisea Won
Favorite Song – Tropical “Sobredosis” Nominated
Latin Grammy Awards Best Urban Music Album Odisea Nominated
Heat Latin Music Awards Best Male Artist Himself Pending
Best Urban Artist Pending
Best Collaboration “Me Niego” Pending
“Criminal” Pending
2019 Telemundo’s Tu Musica Urban Awards Male Urban Artist Himself Pending
Urban Pop Song “Vaina Loca” Pending
“Me Niego” Pending
“Imposible” Pending
“Taki Taki” Pending
Remix of the Year “Te Boté” Pending
“Asesina” Pending
Collaboration of the Year “Vaina Loca” Pending
“Me Niego” Pending
Album of the Year Aura Pending
Video of the Year “Vaina Loca” Pending
“El Farsante” Pending
“Te Boté (Remix)” Pending
“Asesina (Remix)” Pending
“Imposible” Pending
Artist of the Year Himself Pending
Song of the Year “Única” Pending
Concert of the Year Aura Pending
Humanitarian Award of the Year Himself Pending
Premios Lo Nuestro Pop/Rock Song of the Year “Me Niego” Won
Pop/Rock Collaboration of the Year Won
Single of the Year Won
Collaboration of the Year Won
Song of the Year Won
Urban Song of the Year “Única” Nominated
Male Urban Artist of the Year Himself Won
Crossover Collaboration of the Year “Taki Taki” Won
Remix del Año “Te Boté (Remix)” Won
Tour del Año Aura Won
Billboard Latin Music Awards Artist of the Year Himself Won
Hot Latin Song of the Year “Te Boté” Won
“Taki Taki” Nominated
Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event “Te Boté” Won
“Taki Taki” Nominated
Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Male Himself Won
Airplay Song of the Year “Te Boté” Nominated
“Me Niego” Nominated
Digital Song of the Year “Te Boté” Nominated
“Taki Taki” Nominated
Streaming Song of the Year “Te Boté” Won
“El Farsante” Nominated
Top Latin Album of the Year Aura Nominated
Odisea Won
Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Male Himself Won
Latin Pop Song of the Year “Me Niego” Won
Tropical Song of the Year “Sobredosis” Won
Latin Rhythm Song of the Year “Te Boté” Nominated
“Me Niego” Nominated
Latin Rhythm Artist of the Year, Solo Himself Won
Latin Rhythm Album of the Year Aura Nominated
Odisea Won
Songwriter of the Year Himself Nominated
iHeartRadio Music Awards Latin Song of the Year “Me Niego” Nominated
Latin Artist of the Year Himself Nominated
Best Music Video “Taki Taki” Nominated
Billboard Music Awards Top Latin Artist Himself Won
Top Latin Album Arua Won
Top Latin Song “Te Bote” Won
“Taki Taki” Nominated
Top Dance/Electronic Song Nominated

Ozuna Favorites

  • Favorite Musician – Romeo Santos
  • Favorite Ideal Collaborators – Rihanna and Drake

Ozuna Net worth

Ozuna has an estimated net worth of $15 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Portfolio

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ozuna

  • Ozuna started writing songs at the age of 13. He started building his music career in the 2000s while performing in New York City.
  • He was gifted his first microphone (Samsung microphone) by his paternal uncle, Feliz when Ozuna was 12 years old.
  • As his mother wasn’t financially stable, he was raised by his paternal grandmother.
  • He started his singing career in 2012 with the release of his single, Imaginando.
  • Early in his career, he used to perform under the stage name of “J Oz”. He also had collaborated with Musicologo & Menes to get a foothold in the music industry.
  • In 2014, he got his first big breakthrough as he signed a contract with the record label, Golden Family Records. Soon after, he started releasing his music on YouTube.
  • In 2014, he got widespread exposure with the release of his single, Si No Te Quiere. The song received a lot of airtime on radio channels in Latin America.
  • In 2017, he started the charity organization Odisea Children.
  • In 2017, Ozuna released many singles, including “Dile Que Tu Me Quieres (Remix)” (featuring Yandel), “Después de las 12” and, in April of that year, “Tu Foto”, which reached the 10th spot on the Latin Billboard list, and reached more than 760 million views on YouTube.
  • In May 2017, he started his official music tour, Odidea Tour. He kickstarted the tour with a concert at Atlanta, Georgia and then performed in more than 25 cities in the United States.
  • In December 2017, Ozuna released the single “La Modelo” featuring Cardi B. Following the release, the song debuted at number 52 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the chart dated January 6, 2018, becoming Ozuna’s first entry to the ranking as a lead act, following his featurings with Wisin’s “Escápate Conmigo” and Natti Natasha’s “Criminal”, while all of them hit number three on the Hot Latin Songs chart.

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