1. His Stage Name “Nicky Jam” Was Given to Him By a Homeless Man
It’s no secret Nicky Jam’s real name is Nick Rivera Caminero. The reggaeton singer grew up in a low-income area before moving to Puerto Rico and performing illegally in a grocery store at the age of 10. A homeless man in the area jokingly nicknamed him “Nicky Jam” and it just stuck into his professional career.