Morrissey and Cardi B to Headline Tropicália Music and Taco Festival

We’ve been patiently waiting for the return of Long Beach’s Tropicália Festival, and now we can finally say it’s back. Today, organizers announced the lineup for the second edition of the Long Beach music and taco festival, whose general market and Latinx-focused curation debuted to rave reviews and sold-out audiences in 2017. Tropicália will return

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Cardi B Announces First Post-Pregnancy Performance

The Bardi Gang has been patiently waiting for Cardi B’s return to the stage, and today they’ve got their answer. The Bronx-born rapper took a break from live performance after giving birth to her first daughter Kulture Kiari Cephus in July, and cancelled her appearance on Bruno Mars’ fall tour to spend more time with

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AARON BERI MAKES A REMARKABLE DEBUT WITH HIS SINGLE “WHAT IF I DO?”

Australia based musician, Aaron Beri is the newest addition to the ever-growing music industry. With his charming looks, amazing singing skills, and talented writing, Beri is set to steal your heart.   This is not the singer’s first attempt at fitting into the entertainment world. As a teenager, he was casted as a model, which

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Hear Yashua’s Elegant New Single ‘Pena,’ Co-Signed by Marc Anthony

Yashua dares to defy the dominant sounds of Latin pop with his new single “Pena.” At a time when many artists nod to rap’s dominance by talk-singing, Yashua displays a crooner’s lithe falsetto, lingering over notes with affecting angst. The beat flickering beneath him is neither straightforward reggaeton-pop nor thunderous trap; it’s slyly propulsive, bridging

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Anuel AA & Floyd Mayweather Faced Off in a Game of Basketball

Anuel AA was only released from prison a little over two weeks ago, but he’s already catching up from the lost time he spent locked up. The Puerto Rican rapper has nabbed a no. 1 Latin album on the Billboard charts and announced an upcoming remix of summer smash “Te Boté” with denim boot-loving Jennifer

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Introducing Tomasa del Real: Queen of Reggaeton’s Digital Underground

As Latin pop is breaking into the American mainstream, all eyes are on reggaeton. A rhythm that first developed in the Afrodiasporic communities of Panama and Puerto Rico, the genre has rapidly taken over the world, as artists like J Balvin, Daddy Yankee and Ozuna crank out summer hit after summer hit. Yet while these industry

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This Short Doc Highlights the Ecuadorian Producers Blending Folkloric Music & Electronic Sounds

Native Instruments’ latest documentary project takes a deep dive into Ecuador’s thriving electronic music community. In their own words, Misho Taky: Tradition Meets Innovation in Ecuador explores “cultural preservation through innovative use of technology,” centering on producers Quixosis, Malafama, and EVHA. Each artist represents specific perspectives in the bubbling scene, which has seen its own renaissance

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