The secret past of Nicky Jam, the Latin music star

He is a millionaire and lives in a mansion in Miami with his model wife. But it wasn't always like this. This reggaeton star has a dark past that we are going to reveal. Check out this video

By  Estefania Martínez
  • He got recently engaged with his model Cyndi Moreau, and he is in the peak of his musical career.
  • He suffered a lot to get there, and he is a role model of perseverance and hard work
  • His birth name is Nick Caminero. He was discovered by a customer in a supermarket in Puerto Rico while he was rapping his shopping list. At the age of 14 he was already the opening of music stars and surrounding himself with drugs, alcohol and women.

He has over 5 songs on YouTube that surpassed 100 million views! 

Concerning his past he said "I was making too much money while being too young".

He ended up fighting with his musical "godfather", Daddy Yankee. That led him to run out of money and singing in hotel lobbies to pay for his food. He went to Colombia where he had a second chance, away from drugs. There he resurfaced and the reggaeton genre catapulted him to world fame. To this day, he is a close friend of Yankee and is one of the most renown artists worldwide.

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