Karol G Biography: Age, Discography, Net Worth, Relationship, Family, Height, Children, Husband 

January 19, 2024 0 Posted By Gift Nworie

Karol G is a Colombian singer and composer. She is best recognized as a reggaeton and Latin trap musician but also dabbled in reggae and sertanejo. She has received many nominations for the Billboard Latin Music Awards, Lo Nuestro Awards, and a Latin Grammy Award for Best New Artist.

Since Unstoppable, Karol G has continued to release successful tracks. She has worked with some of Latin music’s biggest names, including Bad BunnyJ Balvin, and Nicky Jam. She has also received numerous honours, including a Latin Grammy Award for Best New Artist.


  •  Full Name: Carolina Giraldo Navarro
  • Stage Name: Karol G
  • Born: February 14, 1991
  • Age: 33
  • Birthplace: Medellin, Colombia
  • Nationality: Colombia
  • Occupation: Colombian singer and composer
  • Spouse: Anuel AA
  • Relationship: divorced 
  • Siblings: Jessica Giraldo
  • Parents: Guillermo Giraldo and Martha Navarro
  • Children: none
  • Height: 1.63m
  • Net Worth: $30 million

Early Life

Carolina Giraldo Navarro was born in Medellin, Colombia, on February 14, 1991. She is the third and youngest of three children. Guillermo Giraldo, her father, is a musician, and Marta Navarro, her mother, is a housewife. Karol G started singing at a young age, inspired by her father’s music. She also listened to music from various genres, such as reggaeton, hip-hop, and pop.

Karol G signed her first record contract in 2007 with Flamingo Records in Colombia and Diamond Music in Puerto Rico. In 2008, she released her debut single, “En la Playa.” She appeared on the Colombian version of The X Factor in 2010. Although she did not win the competition, she did receive visibility and attention from the music industry.

Unstoppable, Karol G’s first EP, was released in 2012. The EP was a big hit in Colombia, and it helped her establish herself as a rising star in the reggaeton genre. Real, her second EP, was released in 2013. Her second EP was even more successful than her first, and it helped begin her international career.

Karol G has continued to release popular singles and albums in the years since. She has worked with some of reggaeton’s biggest names, including J Balvin, Nicky Jam, and Daddy Yankee. She also received multiple honours, including the Latin Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2018.


She began her musical training at a young age, learning the piano and guitar. She attended the University of Antioquia after high school to study music. She dropped out after two years to pursue a full-time singing career.


She began singing in church and school choruses when she was quite young. She signed her first record deal in 2007 with Flamingo Records (Colombia) and Diamond Music (Puerto Rico). In 2011, she released her debut single, “Tu Juguete.”

Karol G and Reykon collaborated on the single “301” in 2012. The song became a hit in Colombia, launching Karol G’s career. Unstoppable, her first solo album, was published in 2013. The album was a commercial success, including big singles like “Amor de Dos” and “Reggaeton Lento.”

Karol G continued to deliver popular singles and albums in the years that followed. She teamed with Bad Bunny on the smash tune “Ahora Me Llama” in 2017. 

The song was a worldwide success, peaking at number one on the Billboard Hot Hispanic Singles chart. Ocean, her second album, was released in 2018. The album was another huge triumph, with the popular singles “Mi Cama” and “Culpables” among its many hits.

Karol G has received multiple music honors, including a Latin Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2018. She has also received multiple Grammy nominations. She was named one of Time magazine’s top 100 most important people in the world in 2021.

Awards & nominations

 Latin Grammy Awards

  • Best New Artist 
  • Best Reggaeton Performance (“Bichota”)

Billboard Music Awards

  • Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Female 
  • Latin Pop Album of the Year (Ocean) 
  • Latin Pop Song of the Year (“Tusa”) 

MTV Europe Music Awards

  • Best Latin America Act 
  • Best Latin America North Act 

American Music Awards

  • Favourite Female Latin Artist 
  • Favorite Latin Song (“Tusa”) 
  • Premios Lo Nuestro
  • Lo Nuestro Award for Female Artist of the Year 
  • Lo Nuestro Award for Pop Song of the Year (“Tusa”) 
  • Lo Nuestro Award for Urban Song of the Year (“Bichota”) 

Social Media

  • Instagram: @karolg (63.1M followers)
  • Twitter: @karolg (52.1M followers)
  • Facebook: Karol G (14.9M followers)
  • TikTok: @karolg (26.8M followers)

Personal Life

 Guillermo Giraldo and Martha Navarro are Karol G’s parents. Karol G has one sister, Jessica Giraldo. From 2018 until 2021, Karol G was in a relationship with Puerto Rican rapper Anuel AA. They met on the set of their music video for “Culpables” and married in 2019. They did, however, announce their divorce in April 2021.


Studio albums

  • Unstoppable 
  • Ocean 
  • KG0516 
  • Mañana Será Bonito 


  • Unstoppable (Mixtape) 


  • Amor de Dos 
  • Mi Cama 
  • Pineapple 
  • Bichota 
  • Tusa 
  • Ocean 
  • Ay, Dios Mío! 
  • Location (with Anuel AA and J Balvin) 
  • El Makinón (with Mariah Angeliq) 
  • Friki 
  • Una Nota 
  • MAMIII (with Becky G)
  • Provenza 

Promotional singles

  • Culpable 
  • Secreto (with Anuel AA) 
  • Créeme (with Maluma) 
  • Follow 
  • Se Supone 
  • Ahora Me Llama 
  • La Nena 
  • Miami (with Becky G) 

Featured appearances

  • Dímelo (with Farruko) 
  • Ahora Dice (with Nicky Jam) 
  • Ahora Me Llama (with Bad Bunny) 
  • China (with Anuel AA, Daddy Yankee, Ozuna, and J Balvin) 
  • Un Viaje (with Sebastián Yatra) 
  • Fulanito (with J Balvin) 
  • La Última Vez (with Sebastián Yatra) 
  • Volví (with Daddy Yankee

Net Worth

As of 2023, Karol G has an estimated net worth of $30 million. She has earned wealth through her successful career as a reggaeton singer and songwriter. 

Karol G has released three studio albums, all of which have been commercially successful. She has also won numerous awards, including a Latin Grammy for Best New Artist in 2018.

 In addition to her music career, Karol G has also ventured into business. She has her clothing line and a perfume line. She is also an ambassador for several major brands, including Urban Decay and Ciroc.

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