J Balvin’s Mother Breaks The Silence About The Singer’s Depression: What did She say?

J Balvin is one of the singers in the Spanish-speaking entertainment industry who has been very sincere about his mental health. In the past, the Colombian star admitted that she suffers from depression and anxiety, which is why she has lived through difficult times on a personal level.

Alba Mery Balvin, mother of J Balvin, recently gave a revealing interview to a television show in Colombia where she talked about the depression that her famous son suffers today.

“This is the most difficult moment that Josecito is living, and yet he was at the Grammys and opened his heart. At Christmas you could see that the brightness was not the same, but look, appearances can be deceiving. In a way, this depression has blessed his life, “said Balvin’s mother.

Alba Mery Balvin continued by mentioning: “There is suffering, there is sadness, there are tears from him and from us as a family, but there is also health and much to be thankful for… There are people who do not have the opportunity to go to a psychiatrist, Josecito has it”.

“I have a hope and a faith greater than the ocean that if he is well cared for and if he takes his medication and does not suspend it, they sew them up, they will flow,” concluded J Balvin’s mother when talking about the struggle of your child with depression.

J Balvin spoke about his anxiety in the past

At the beginning of November of this 2020, J Balvin stayed away from digital platforms for a while , so his fans were surprised by his absence since he is one of the most active artists on social networks.

At that time, Balvin explained that he suffered a strong relapse with anxiety, so he preferred to stay away from his social networks to be able to cope with the situation in the best possible way.

“Like anyone I have had some challenges,” said the singer when speaking about his anxiety.

The interpreter continued to mention in a video through the stories on his official account on Instagram: “I don’t like acting, or pretending to be happy or that everything is perfect. I am also a fragile and vulnerable human being, perhaps even more than some of you, so I will wait for the storm to pass ”.

Likewise, J Balvin reiterated that he wanted to make public his fight against anxiety and depression so that each of his followers is attentive to their mental health, a subject that must be treated with great importance today.

After speaking out about his problem with anxiety, Balvin broke down in tears and thanked each of the fans who have accompanied him in this difficult process on a personal level.

Currently, the music star has been living confinement due to the COVID-19 pandemic at his residence in his native Medellín, Colombia. On the other hand, he recently made a trip to New York City in the company of his girlfriend, the model Valentina Ferrer.


Amelia Warner– After graduating from NYU with a master's degree in history, She was also a columnist for many local newspapers. Amelia Warner mostly covers Entertainment topics, but at times loves to write about movie reviews as well.

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