How Aterciopelados Keep Rewriting the Latin Alternative Playbook

Before Shakira belly-danced her means from barefooted rockera to multi-lingual pop powerhouse, and Juanes rode his sneering alt-rock kiss-offs to international acclaim, Aterciopelados championed Colombian rock throughout the peak of the rock en español explosion. For greater than a quarter-century, the now-legendary pair — comprised of frontwoman/guitarist Andrea Echeverri and bassist/producer Hector Buitrago — have

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See Madrid Rapper C. Tangana’s Sultry Hollywood Jaunt in ‘Un Veneno’ Video

Iberian lure grasp C. Tangana premiered his new music, “Un Veneno” (translation: “A Poison”) on Wednesday, together with a luxe new video. Recorded alongside flamenco singer-songwriter Niño de Elche, the music flirts with the traditional bolero type, however with an Afro-Cuban twist. It’s a notable change of tempo for the MC, whose most up-to-date launch

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Artist You Need to Know: Rosalía

How many colours are you able to match right into a single syllable? For Barcelona singer-songwriter Rosalía Vila Tobella, the vary is close to infinite. Where her 2017 debut, Los Ángeles, was painted in gradations of slate, her new follow-up, the flamenco-pop fusion report El Mal Querer — which loosely interprets to Toxic Love —

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Song You Need to Know: J Balvin’s ‘Reggaeton’

The day after he gained Best Urban Album on the Latin Grammys, J Balvin launched what is perhaps his fiercest single of the yr: “Reggaeton,” on which he honors lots of the artists from reggaeton’s first wave of crossover over a decade in the past. It helps that Balvin now works frequently with the producer

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J Balvin’s (Many) Snubs Show Latin Grammys Are Still Wary of Reggaeton

J Balvin, the Colombian reggaeton star, was nominated for extra awards than every other artist on the Latin Grammys on Thursday. In two separate classes, Record of the Year and Best Urban Song, he was even nominated a number of occasions. He deserves the eye: Behind Ozuna, he’s the second most-watched singer on the planet

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Rolling Stone Latino: Celebrating Latin Music’s Biggest Night

On Wednesday, November 14th, Rolling Stone hosted Latin Grammy Award nominees, music business elite, celebrities and influencers on the unique Moon venue on prime of the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas to have fun Latin music’s largest night time and the launch of Rolling Stone Latin, our vertical devoted to Spanish-language music. The inaugural

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Jorge Drexler Wins Record of the Year at Latin Grammys

Jorge Drexler was awarded Record of the Year for his single “Telefonía,” which additionally received Song of the Year, on Thursday on the Latin Grammys in Las Vegas. The good-looking guitar ballad that’s harking back to Seventies George Harrison appeared final yr on Drexler’s Salvavidas De Hielo album, which earned a trophy within the Singer-Songwriter album

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See Karol G’s Potent ‘Mi Cama’ at Latin Grammys

Not lengthy after successful Best New Artist on the Latin Grammys, Karol G took the stage in shiny black leather-based and yellow fringe to carry out her sassy, unforgettable hit “Mi Cama.” Fittingly, for a music that rebukes a doltish ex, the Colombian singer carried out with all-female instrumentalists and feminine dancers. Her band added

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Watch Maná Revisit Classics at Latin Grammys 2018

The veteran rock group Maná performed a sequence of sturdy throwbacks earlier than being honored because the Latin Recording Academy’s Person(s) of the Year in Las Vegas. The band opened with “En El Muelle De San Blas.” Lead singer Fher Olvera delivered his vocals with raspy fervor and the gang hurled each phrase again at him. Then they moved into

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