Song You Need to Know: Alex Anwandter, ‘Locura’

Once the brazen vocalist of Santiago indie rock band Teleradio Donoso, Alex Anwandter has since danced circles throughout Latin America as a soloist, championing LGBTQ liberation every step of the way. His first release since his sumptuous 2016 LP, Amiga — which Rolling Stone named the best Latin album of that year — Anwandter’s jaunty new single “Locura” (or

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KRAZY IS ALL ABOUT PEACE IN HIS LATEST SINGLE TITLED “SMOKE”

In case you missed it, Krazy just released his fire track titled “Smoke.” A track full of exotic wordplay, fire bars, and insane beats. The young MC sure has come a long way from rapping on the streets, to his neighborhood friends. Growing up, Krazy lived in very harsh circumstances, but he still allowed himself

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Shakira Rocks, Body Rolls at New York Stop of El Dorado World Tour

Shakira is a mother. She is a lover. She is a she wolf. And on Friday night at New York’s Madison Square Garden, she asserted her rank as an international pop goddess. Over the course of nearly three decades, Colombia’s reigning Queen of Pop has evolved into the ultimate cross-cultural chameleon. She shredded through the

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Cardi B Teases Release Date for Unfinished Full-Length Project

Cardi B’s career-defining album Invasion of Privacy may have dropped only four months ago, but the Bronx-bred rapper is already plotting new material. On Instagram last month, she revealed she had plans to release a new project in the fall, even though her Bad Bunny and J Balvin collab “I Like It” is still sitting at

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Princess Nokia Launches Hood 2 La Gente, a Hurricane María Relief Initiative

Nearly a year after Hurricane María, relief efforts are still as urgent as ever. The island’s power grid remains unstable and blackouts are frequent, and a dire mental health crisis continues to plague Boricuas across the diaspora. Luckily, activists – and some entertainers – haven’t given up the cause yet. On Wednesday, New York rapper

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Mutek.MX Announces First Wave of Artists on 2018 Lineup

The time has arrived for fans of electronic music and digital arts in and out of Mexico to celebrate, as the first wave of confirmed acts for the 2018 edition of Mutek.MX has been announced. The definitive mecca for forward-thinking music lovers in the region is celebrating 15 consecutive years of breaking the mold in

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Jessie Reyez Teases Her First Song in Spanish

Over the course of a year, Jessie Reyez has slowly garnered the attention of pop music heavyweights, thanks to her potent vocals and commitment to speaking out on sexism in the music industry. Though she’s only released one EP, the Colombian-Canadian artist has already nabbed songwriting credits for Dua Lipa and Calvin Harris, earned a

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