Travis Scott and J Balvin's "signature meals" have been great PR, dwarfing the news that McDonald's is facing two major racial discrimination lawsuits.
The electrifying beachfront gathering—which featured Bad Bunny, Becky G, and J Balvin—felt like a line in the sand for the future of música urbana.
The Nigerian star's unexpected appearance on the duo's surprise album united afrobeats and urbano. It came together, of course, because of the internet.
The current kings of reggaetón and Latin trap give their fans the tag team event of the summer, for better or worse.
Impossibly cool house tracks and tense raps fill out the rest of this week's essential listening.
The writer behind Cardi B's "I Like It" and other bangers is ready to top the charts under his own name.
Ricky Martin and more also joined in on the whirlwind performance of "Havana" and "Mi Gente" that kicked off the night.
Even as Bad Bunny and J Balvin cozy up to English-language acts, there’s plenty of room for others to mine the darker, druggier corners of the genre.
The Latin trap star is pushing against toxic masculinity while revealing the genre's limits of acceptance.
"I Like It" is an inarguable hit, but its sample invokes a history of the industry exoticizing songs sung in Spanish. Burger King is involved somehow.