Rauw Alejandro

Birth Day January 10th, 1993
Birth Place San Juan
Age 31 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn

About Rauw Alejandro 

Rauw Alejandro is a rising star in the Latin music industry, known for his unique blend of reggaeton, trap, and R&B. Born in Puerto Rico, he began writing music at a young age and gained recognition through social media platforms such as SoundCloud and YouTube. With his catchy beats and smooth vocals, he quickly gained a loyal fanbase and caught the attention of record labels. Since then, he has released two studio albums, "Afrodisíaco" (November 2020) and "Vice Versa" (June 2021), which have received critical acclaim and commercial success. His first album "Afrodisíaco" earned him a nomination for Best Música Urbana Album at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards. He has also released a mixtape titled "Punto de Equilibrio" (2016) and an EP titled "Trap Cake, Vol. 1" (2019). With two Latin Grammy Awards under his belt, Rauw has cemented his position as one of the most promising young talents in the Latin music scene. He is known for his innovative approach to reggaeton, incorporating elements of pop, hip-hop, and other genres to create a sound that is uniquely his own. His music often explores themes of love, heartbreak, and personal growth, resonating with audiences around the world. 

Rauw Alejandro Early Life & Parents

Rauw Alejandro opened his eyes for the time on January 10th, 1993 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Growing up, he spent his childhood in Canovanas and Carolina, both cities located in the northeastern region of Puerto Rico. His real name is Raul Alejandro Ocasio Ruiz. Alejandro is of Puerto Rican descent and holds Puerto Rican nationality. As of 2023, he is 30 years old and his zodiac sign is Capricorn. He follows the Christianity religion, which is an important part of his life and upbringing. His interest in music began early on, thanks to his parent's involvement in the music industry. His father, Raúl Ocasio, is a guitarist, while his mother, María Nelly Ruiz, is a backing vocalist. They exposed him to a variety of musical influences, including Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, and Chris Brown. As he grew older and moved to Miami and New York City, he began to draw inspiration from the R&B and dancehall genres, which would ultimately shape his unique sound. Rauw Alejandro also has a sister who is part of his close-knit family.

Driven by his passion for dancing,  Alejandro showcased his talent in school talent shows while he was growing up. After completing his high school education, he went on to enroll at the University of Puerto Rico, which is the main public university in the U.S. Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Throughout his childhood and teenage years, he played association football, starting at the age of six and continuing until he was 20 years old. However, due to not being able to perform at the level he expected and suffering an injury, he decided to step away from the sport. He then decided to pursue his dreams in Orlando, Florida, hoping to get scouted to play in the Premier Development League (PDL). However, despite his best efforts, he was ultimately unsuccessful. It was during this time that he realized his true passion for music, and he began his career in the industry after quitting football.

Rauw Alejandro's Music Career

  • Rauw Alejandro is a Puerto Rican singer, rapper, and songwriter who began his music career by publishing his songs on SoundCloud in 2014. 
  • In November 2016, he released his debut mixtape called "Punto de Equilibrio." After that, he signed a music deal with Duars Entertainment in January 2017. 
  • A year later, Sony Music Latin selected him to be part of "Los Próximos," a musical project that aimed to enlist new musical talents. This was a turning point in his career, and he gained immense popularity. 
  • He collaborated with other artists like Kevin Roldán and Khea on "Pa' Tu Casa" and Ozuna, Lunay, and Lyanno on "Luz Apaga" that year.
  • In December 2017, Rauw released his first single as a lead artist, titled "Toda" with Alex Rose, which peaked at number 29 on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs charts in November 2018. He followed it up with "Que le dé" featuring Nicky Jam in January 2019. 
  • One of his most popular songs, "Fantasias" with Farruko, was released in December 2019, peaking at number 12 on the US Latin chart. On November 13, 2020, Rauw Alejandro released his debut album "Afrodisíaco," which features songs like "Enchule," the "Elegí" remix, and "Reloj" with Anuel AA.
  • In May 2021, Rauw released "Todo de ti," which became a huge hit and peaked at number 2 on the Top Songs Global on Spotify. He then released his album "Vice Versa" on June 25, 2021, through Sony Music Latin. The album features collaborations with artists like J Balvin, Bad Bunny, and Arcangel, and includes hit songs like "Dile a El" and "2/Catorce." "Afrodisíaco" earned him a nomination for Best Música Urbana Album at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards. 
  • In March 2023, Rauw Alejandro and his girlfriend, Rosalia announced they would be releasing a joint EP titled "RR".

Awards and Achievements

  • Won ASCAP Latin Music Awards in 2021 for her work in "Fantasías" and "Tattoo" (remix)
  • Won Billboard Latin Music Awards for his work in "Todo de Ti" in 2022 
  • Won E40 Music Awards for his work in "Baila Conmigo" (featuring Selena Gomez) in 2021
  • Won FM Like Los+Likeados in 2021
  • Won iHeartRadio Music Awards in 2021
  • Won Latin American Music Awards in 2021
  • Won Latin Grammy Awards two times in 2021 and 2022
  • Won Latin Music Official Italian Awards in 2020
  • Won Los 40 Music Awards two times in 2021
  • Won SESAC Latina Music Awards in 2020 & 2021 for three times
  • Won Radio La Zona Awards in 2021
  • Won Premios Tu Música Urbano in 2020

Rauw Alejandro Net Worth

Rauw Alejandro has made a name for himself as a versatile artist, showcasing his skills as a rapper, singer, and composer. He has released numerous songs, singles, and albums over the years, captivating audiences with his unique style and innovative sound. As of 2023, Rauw Alejandro's net worth is estimated to be around $20 Million, with his primary source of income being his success in the music industry. Although details about his annual salary and career earnings remain undisclosed, his followers have no doubt that he is making a considerable amount of money from his work. In addition to his music career, Rauw Alejandro may also be earning a substantial income from his self-titled YouTube channel. With his impressive net worth and growing fanbase, Rauw is living a lavish lifestyle. He is known for his love of luxury cars, designer clothing, and exotic vacations. Despite his success, he remains grounded and continues to create music that resonates with audiences around the world. His unique blend of genres and innovative sound has made him a true icon in the music industry, and his success is only expected to continue to grow in the years to come. 

Rauw Alejandro Dating & Girlfriend

Rauw Alejandro is an unmarried woman and he is planning to get married soon to his long-time girlfriend, Rosalía. Rauw Alejandro and Rosalía Vila Tobella are a couple in a happy relationship, and he has plans to marry her in the near future. Rosalía is a Spanish singer, songwriter, producer, and composer who has gained recognition for her modern take on flamenco music. The couple started dating in 2021 and have since shared photos and videos of each other on social media, including a TikTok video where they made a heart shape with their arms. They were also spotted together at the Billboard Latin Music Awards afterparty in Miami's LIV Nightclub. The couple announced their engagement on March 24, 2023.

Rauw and Rosalía's relationship has been public since August 2021 when they were seen holding hands in Los Angeles. They both seem to be very happy together, and Rosalía even celebrated her birthday with Rauw by her side. Although they haven't revealed much about their relationship, they have shared several intimate moments on social media, and their fans are eagerly waiting for their wedding announcement. Rauw Alejandro is straight and not gay when it comes to his sexual orientation. 

Rauw Alejandro Height & Weight

Rauw Alejandro is not only a talented singer but also a strikingly handsome individual. He stands at an impressive height of 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) and maintains a balanced body weight of 74 kg (163 lbs). His athletic body type is complemented by his dark brown hair and matching eyes. He is known for his toned physique, short-cropped hair, rugged beard, and multiple piercings, including a nose ring and earrings. Moreover, Rauw Alejandro has several tattoos inked on his hands, neck, upper torso, and stomach. Although information about his other body measurements is currently unavailable, his healthy body and charming personality have garnered him a considerable fan following. His captivating appearance adds to his already impressive stage presence, making him a force to be reckoned with in the music industry. His fans are not only drawn to his musical talent but also to his striking features and unique sense of style, making him a true icon of his generation.

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