Jhay Cortez is a well known Puerto Rican singer and songwriter. He is best recognized for his exceptional writing work on several reggaeton hits like “Criminal”, “I Like It” and “I Can’t Get Enough”. Jhay is also known for his hit single “No Me Conoce”. Jhay Cortez’s networth is estimated at $1.5 Million as of 2022.
|Full Name||Jesus Manuel Nieves Cortez|
|Age/Birth Date||April 9, 1983/29 years old|
|Birthplace||Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico|
|Net Worth||$1.5 Million|
Jhay Cortez is a multitalented musician and was born 9 April 1993 in Rio Piedras. His real name is Jesus Manuel Nieves Cortez. From an early age, he was interested in music.
After listening to Don Omar’s music, Jhay became interested in music. He was interested in writing more than singing earlier. He began writing at 11 years of age.
Jhay Cortez Net worth and Music Career
Jhay is a songwriter and has written songs for many big names like Natti Natasha (Yandel), Ozuna (Natti Natasha), and Daddy Yankee. Jhay is an expert at writing songs that convey the emotions of sadness and romance. He also wrote some amazing songs for Lennox, Nicky Jam and Zion.
He began singing after composing songs for several renowned singers. He released a few of his own songs in 2017. He was most well-known for his 2018 song, Estan Pa Mi, which he sang with J Balvin. The single received positive reviews. It has been viewed more than 29 million times on YouTube.
Jhay further continued his success journey by releasing other singles titled “Somos Iguales”, “Se Supone” and “Deseos”.
On May 18, 2018, Jhay released his first album titled “Eyez on me”. There are 9 singles on the album that feature multiple artists. His debut album was a huge success and streamed for over 40 million via Spotify.
After a year on May 24, 2019, Jhay released his second album titled “Famouz”. Among other singles, his one song titled “No Me Conoce” created magic in the music industry. It was a huge hit.
Jhay and Bad Bunny formed a close bond to release the remix. The remix received incredible response from music lovers. The song was even included on the US Billboard Hot 100. As of February 2022, the song had 1.3 billion YouTube views.
Jhay Cortez Personal Life
Jhay Cortez is single at the moment. He has not been featured in the media for his linkups. Jhay is very well-known on social media. On Instagram, he has 2.7 million followers. His official YouTube channel JhayCortez also has 3.35 millions subscribers.
Jhay Cortez Net Worth
As of 2022, Jhay Cortez’s personal wealth is estimated to be around $1.5 million. His music career has helped him earn such a substantial sum. He is becoming very well-known, so the amount will increase over the years.