latin

Cultura

As Latin Trap Thrives, A. CHAL Is The One To Watch In 2019

With reggaeton and dembow now firmly established on the charts, the Peruvian singer-songwriter is primed for a breakout year on the back of his debut EP, 'Exotigaz.'
Gary Suarez
12.28.18
Music

Bad Bunny Lays Claim to Christmas, Releases Debut Album 'X100PRE'

Drake and Diplo both feature on the Puerto Rican rapper's first LP.
Alex Robert Ross
12.24.18
Data Is

It's Time to End the 'Data Is' vs 'Data Are' Debate

Data is Data is Data is
Daniel Oberhaus
8.20.18
Op-Eds

Anitta, Future, and Charli XCX are Boosting Funk Carioca, Pay Attention

The genre has received increased worldwide exposure even as it unearths Brazil’s history of class warfare and colorism.
Phil Witmer
1.8.18
Premieres

Bomba Estéreo Shows the Power of Dancing as a Universal Language

Before embarking on a tour with Arcade Fire, the Colombian duo share “Internacionales” and work once again with the creator of their audiovisual phenomenon “Soy Yo.”
Algodón Egipcio
10.5.17
famous bugs

Why So Many New Species Are Named After Celebrities

Scientists just named some newly discovered spiders after Bernie Sanders, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Michelle Obama.
Jacob Dubé
9.26.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Hear a Preview of the Drake and J-Lo Collab We All Knew Was Coming

It's happening.
Lauren O'Neill
12.31.16
festivals 2016

At Ruido Fest, Chicago Is Young, Latin, and Proud

The two year old festival is one of the most exciting events to happen in the city. A couple acts will be familiar to avid readers of English music publications. Quite a few others really ought to be.
Beverly Bryan
7.12.16
Stuff

How 'Dirty' Words Got Dirty

Want to know who the original Dick is? We sure did.
Devin Pacholik
6.14.16
Festivals 2015

With Sets by Los Rakas, Astro, and More, Ruido Fest Delivered the Three Days of Noise It Promised

The Oakland via Panama hip-hop duo and Chilean galactic pop geniuses were among the highlights of Ruido Fest day three.
Souad Martin-Saoudi
7.14.15
Words

Elegante & La Imperial Turned Fruit into Sex Objects

And sex objects into fruit, etc...
Jemayel Khawaja
8.18.14