|Birth Name:||Rebecca Marie Gomez|
|Date of Birth:||02/03/1997|
|Age:||23 years old|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
Rebecca Marie Gomez who is also known as Becky G by her stage name is a young generation American singer, rapper, songwriter, model and an actress. Becky G was born on March 2nd, 1997. Rebecca Gomez first came to the spotlight in 2011 when she started posting music videos where she covered several popular pop and hip hop songs online. One of her many music videos caught the attention of a famous producer named Dr. Luke, who afterward presented her a huge record deal with RCA Records and Kemosabe Records. While she was working on her debut album, Rebecca Gomez worked together with already famous and successful artists such as Cody Simpson and will.i.am. Her official debut single called Becky from the Block which was released in 2013 was a huge success and it received an optimistic reaction on its release. She then released her first extended play called Play It Again also in 2013, later the following year.
Rebecca Gomez gained conventional success with the song, Shower which was released on 2014. The song went on to reach the top twenty song list of the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Later, the song would go on to obtain a multi-platinum guarantee from the Recording Industry Association of America also known as RIAA, representation of two million hits sold in the country. Following the achievement of her song, Shower, Rebecca Gomez released the song called Can’t Stop Dancin’ on 2014 and another song called Break a Sweat followed on 2015, as the singles from her accommodating album although none of them were able to match the marketable performance of their precursor. She also went on a headlining tour with one of her best friends, J Balvin during September 2015 and October 2015, straddling all over the United States of America.
Becky G also featured in different movies and TV shows where she played as Valentina Galindo in two of the episodes of the famous musical TV series called Empire, where she contributed two studio singles to the soundtrack of the TV series. Rebecca Gomez was also featured with Pitbull on the song called Superstar which was released in 2016. She then released her debut Spanish studio single called Sola in 2016, which is also set to materialize on her debut studio album. Rebecca Gomez is also ready to cast as Trini Kwan in the superhero movie called Power Rangers which is set to get released on 2017.
Rebbeca Marie Gomez was born on March 2nd in 1997. She was born in Inglewood, California, United States of America. The name of her mother is Alejandra Gomez and the name of her father is Francisco Gomez, also known as Frank Gomez. Becky G is of Mexican descent. Rebecca Gomez is not the only child of the family, she also has two brothers, named Frankie Gomez and Alex Gomez, and she has a younger sister whose name is Stephanie Gomez.
Rebecca Gomez had a tough childhood where she had to grow up in poverty and at the age of nine, her family had to move into the transformed garage of her grandparent’s home. Rebecca Gomez also worked at several part-time jobs to ensure she would help support her family financially by doing TV commercials and also some voice over works. She explained her situation as a mid-life crisis and it was really tough going through that period. Becky G had the interest in music from a very young age. To be precise, when she was just nine years old, she decided that she wanted to pursue her career in music industry. In an interview, Becky G stated that she was having a mid-life crisis and she felt like she had to get her life together. So she decided to push that on herself at a very young. She also said that she always been more mature at her age than many other kids and she already understanding what her family was going through.
She went to public school but unfortunately she had to undertake homeschooling education because of the bullying issues. She claimed that she was attacked by multiple girls in the school restroom. She was a regular target for bullying in her school. Rebecca Gomez featured as Claudia Gómez in the short film called El Tux which was released in 2008. She also featured as Nina in the Discovery Channel TV film called La estación de la Calle Olvera which was also released in 2008.
Becky G was a member of a famous girl band called G.L.A.M. in 2009. Later, she joined another girl group called B.C.G. Becky G also filmed a music video for a song titled Jellybean, in 2009, while being a part of the girl group, G.L.A.M. During the time, Rebecca Gomez also started recording herself a studio based singing and rapping songs using a viral app called Garage band. She then created her YouTube account and posted covers of several popular songs online. She also started writing her own music and by the time she got to age thirteen, she had already taught herself to play different musical instruments including guitar and piano.
Rebecca Gomez assisted the production duo called The Jam when she was just thirteen years old, who liked Rebecca Gomez’s materials. Three of them began working together on different materials which resulted in covers of the songs like Otis which they released in 2011, Lighters which was released in 2011 and Nova cane that released in 2011. Those songs were actually meant to be the part of a mixtape entitled itsbeckygomez. Unfortunately, this album could not come out due to the lack of completion. Her cover of the song called Otis caught the interest of well-known producer named Dr. Luke. Dr. Duke had collaborated with different successful artists who include Britney Spears and Miley Cyrus and many other famous celebrities.
Dr. Luke planned a meeting with Rebecca Gomez and then later requested her to play guitar for him. Dr. Luke afterward signed her to Kemosabe Records, through RCA Records. While talking about her music video clip for the cover of the son Otis, Dr. Luke stated that he would have signed Becky G off that music video itself. He was one hundred percent convinced by the talent of Becky G. He also claimed that she had a lot of personalities and her voice was just perfect for the speakers. Later he met her and he also revealed that she was not only a rapper but she could also sing and play the guitar and he thought that it was even better. Dr. Luke was really impressed when he found out that she could write songs as well. Dr. Luke realized that her potential was infinite. Soon after signing with the record label, Rebecca Gomez began working on her debut album.
As she was working on her first studio album, Rebecca Gomez teamed up with one of the most famous rappers of all time, will.i.am on a single called Problem. The song was also known by the name of The Monster Remix. It was featured in the hit animated movie Hotel Transylvania which was released in 2012. The song provided as a promotional single for the movie. Rebecca Gomez and will.i.am, both filmed the music video for the song. Becky G also collaborated with Cody Simpson on the song called Wish U Were Here which was released in 2012. The song served as the second single from Cody Simpson’s first studio album. Later the same year, Becky G teamed up with American Idol star, Cher Lloyd on the song called Oath which was released in 2012. The song was regarded as the fourth hit single from her first studio album. The song had a huge profitable success. The song also became Becky G’s first song to hit the chart on the Billboard Top Hot 100. The song was later certified gold by the RIAA. It was also confirmed that the sales of the song crossed over 500,000 copies in the United States of America alone.
On the same year, Becky G also worked together with Spanish singer, Michel Teló on a remix version of his famous song Ai Se Eu Te Pego which was released in 2012. The song also became the first song to hit the top 10 most viewed videos on YouTube.
Rebecca Gomez also appeared on the remix version of Kesha’s hit single called Die Young which was released in 2012. The remix version of the song also features pop star Juicy J and rapper Wiz Khalifa. The remix was included on the deluxe edition of second studio album of Kesha called Warrior. The album was released in 2012 as well.
On April 8th, 2013, Rebecca Gomez had her biggest hit song, which gained her the spotlight in the American music industry. The song was called Becky from the Block and the song was released in 2013 as her debut single. The song was a spinoff of the song from Jennifer Lopez called Jenny from the Block which was released back in 2003. Rebecca Gomez changed the lyrics of the song and she filmed a new music video for the song as well where Jennifer Lopez herself made a cameo. Rebecca Gomez released another new track in the May of the same year called Play It Again. On July 13th, 2013, Rebecca Gomez released her first extended play which was also named Play It Again. The album contained a total of five singles and the name that was given to it was chosen by Rebecca Gomez’s own fans. The song called Can’t Get Enough, which was released in 2014, was overhauled as the main single from that project. The song also featured the Grammy-winning rapper, Pitbull. The song reached the top of the Latin Rhythm Airplay list in the America. The song also gained the first spot on the Billboard chart. Rebecca Gomez filmed a music video as well for the song called Built for This which was released in 2013. The song was directed by Becky G herself.
On April 23rd, 2014, Rebecca Gomez released the single called Shower as the first main song from her debut studio album. The song proved to be a huge success for Rebecca Gomez. The song hit the top twenty spot on the Billboard Top Hot 100 chart in the United States of America. The song received optimistic results in the chart success in several other countries as well. Some of the most notably reached numbers were the eleventh spot in Australia and a tenth spot in Sweden. The single went on to receive a multi-platinum certification from RIAA as well.
The song gained two million hits in America and was also sold in numerous different countries as well. Rebecca Gomez also began representing as the Cover Girl in June of 2014. She filmed different ads to promote the brand and also featured those products in her different music videos. The song Can’t Stop Dancing was also released on November 4th, 2014, as the next track from that album. But unfortunately, that song did not match the success of her previous songs. The song was only able to rank at the eighty-eighth spot on the Hot 100 chart.
Becky G was heavily seen with Pop star, Austin Mahone in 2014 and 2015. But unfortunately, the couple had to break up in August after a long five months of their relationship. In an interview with the iHeartRadio in 2016, Becky G stated that she has moved on from her relationship to Mahone and now that she is dating an American soccer player, Sebastian Lletget.
Source from her youtube channel
Although the exact net worth of the 19 year old singer is still unknown to the public, it is estimated that her net worth is about 1 million US dollors.
Becky G is socially a very active person. She can be reached on different social medias including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.