Top Latin Artists in 2021
A staple to many, Latin music has become one of the most powerful and profitable genres in the industry. Most of which encase themselves in what is known as Trap or Reggaeton. But that hasn’t stopped them from going worldly. Climbing the Billboard charts and staying number one for weeks on end, it should be noted that these artists have changed the way we see Latin music all around.
Here are some artists that you should listen to:
Kansas native, with Puerto-Rican roots, rose to fame in early 2020 when he released the single “Kemba Walker”. From that one, he continued making music and collaborating with artists such as Smokepurpp and J Balvin. He proceeded to create his latest album “SEN2 KBRN VOL. 1” and charmed his way into making the entire album in freestyle form.
4. Karol G
Latin Grammy holder Karol G is a Colombian artist that took over when releasing music that grasps the different styles in the Latin world from Pop to the Brazilian flair of Sertaneja. Her notorious song in which she teamed up with Nicki Minaj called “Tusa” is what helped raise her to the charts and become a household name to those in Latin America.
3. Anuel AA
The Puerto Rico native began in the music industry when he released his song “Demonia”. His album “Real Hasta La Muerte ” showed his perseverance to stay in the industry and have his relevancy by collaborating with other artists and creating a conjoined album with Ozuna called “Los Dioses”
Formerly a member of Calle 13, Residente came to be known for his music that revolved around social, political, and cultural issues surrounding his roots. He paved his way into the solo career when he came out with his self-titled album back in 2017.
1. Bad Bunny
Bad Bunny has become one of the biggest Latin artists around the world. Created a platform for those to grow their audience. His album “YHLQMDLG” went to number one at Billboard for 42 straight weeks. Has had countless number one singles that vary from “Yonaguni” and “Volví” featuring the Dominican band Aventura.