Nicky Jam (Nick Rivera Caminero), born in 1981 in Boston, Massachusetts, is an award winning singer who is best known his singles "Travesuras", "Te Busco" (with Cosculluela), "El Perdón", "Hasta el Amanecer", and "El Amante", the latter three are all from his album Fénix. He has worked with Daddy Yankee and together they became known as Los Cangris, however they stopped working together in 2004.
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Nicky Jam visited Billboard’s studio to chat about his bioseries El Ganador and his new song “X” with J Balvin, being away from music, and he even did some karaoke in honor of Will Smith, who recently published a video singing "X." Plus he talks about Colombia, acting, and much more.
In this interview with Nicky Jam at the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards, Nicky talks about hip-hop, how moving to Columbia influenced him, and what it's like seeing his name on the charts.