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Alex Sensation Net Worth $3 Million

What Is Alex Sensation’s Net Worth?

Alex Sensation is an award-winning radio DJ, recording artist, and musical tastemaker who has a net worth of $3 million. He has been releasing mix albums for over a decade and has been one of the most popular radio DJs living in the United States.

He has worked in countless prestigious clubs and radio stations and has performed for sold-out crowds at massive venues across the country.

Sensation was born not in America but in Bogotá, Colombia, on 22 April 1979.

His birth name was Javier Alexander Salazar.

He immigrated to the United States at a young age with the rest of his family.

At age 16, taking inspiration from his brother, he began collecting records and started developing a passion for music at a very young age.

From his Colombian roots, he grew up listening to a lot of Salsa and Cumbia music, not to mention the associations with dance.


net worth of DJ Alex Sensation


By the time Sensation turned 17, he was already working at a number of nightclubs.

Most notably, he was already working at the extremely popular Copacabana in New York City.

He had gained a number of nightclub gigs at this early age by deceiving bar and club managers about his age.

He told managers he was 19.

While working at the Copacabana, he met Tony Luna, a programmer for the radio station Caliente 105.9 FM.

Luna, after hearing and seeing Sensation perform, gladly offered him the opportunity to work as a mixer for the station, and this wound up being his big break.

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Alex Sensation attends the after party for the 15th annual Latin GRAMMY Awards – @Getty

Sensation remained at this station for about a year and a half.

After that, the station changed formats.

Six months after leaving Caliente FM, Sensation was offered another job at La Mega 97.9FM, New York’s most popular Latin music radio station.

This position was not just as a mixer but as head mixer of a segment called La Mega Mezcla del Mediodia.

He quickly became the station’s most popular DJ.

Since his huge success in radio, he has performed for sold-out crowds at Madison Square Garden, Izon Center, Nokia Theater, and the United Palace.

”As soon as I walk into a club, I try to make the crowd feel good,” Javier told NBC News.

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Debut Album

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In 2009, Salazar released his first mix album, called Alex Sensation & Friends: La Mega Mezcla via Planet Records. The album received an ACE award (Association of Latin Entertainment Critics).

In 2015, he released the single Bailame, which featured popular artists Yandel and Shaggy.

Later that same month, Salazar signed a record deal with Universal Music Latin Entertainment and released numerous songs which reached high spots on the Hot Latin Songs chart.

In 2016, Sensation, alongside Gente de Zona (Alexander Delgado and Randy Malcom Martinez) released “La Mala y La Buena.”

He has taken his mixes international to Puerto Rico, Argentina, Italy, Spain, Canada, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, and more.


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He also has a highly popular social media presence.

He began his YouTube channel in 2016, which became extremely popular very quickly.

He posts music videos and clips from his concerts to YouTube and to Instagram.

His SoundCloud page is also extremely popular, and he often posts his singles there.

He is also associated with several non-profit organizations, such as the Dominican and Puerto Rican parades, which both take place every year.

He has also partnered with the National Latino Commission on AIDS for fundraising events.

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Alex Sensation has been married to his wife Diana for more than 20 years, though she does not like to be in the spotlight.

They have two children together and regularly post pictures together on Instagram.

They live today in their home in Manhattan.

Here is a photo of Alex Sensation and his wife.

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Alex Sensation is seen on April 04, 2023 in Miami, Florida – @Getty

Net Worth

So, how much is Alex Sensation worth? Sensation professional career as a DJ is the primary source of his income, as playing to the kinds of enormous sold-out crowds at huge stadiums is an incredibly lucrative career. Therefore, DJ Alex Sensation has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

”My passion has always been to energize our listeners through their enjoyment of music,” Javier said in a press release.

His music career is also a good stream of income as radio stations and DJs continue to play his tracks and mixes and pay him royalties.

On YouTube, Sensation has over 1.07 billion views, meaning about $3.2 million in revenue before taxes.

On Spotify, Alex has 1.8 million monthly listeners.

He signed with UMLE/In-Tu-Linea in 2016.

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