Karol G Is Bigger Than Reggaetón
The urbano hitmaker spent over a decade making a name for herself in Colombia, slowly evolving into the global pop artist she's ready to become.
Nino Augustine Is Bringing Música Urbana Back to It’s Panamanian Roots
Today, the New York label APOCALIPSIS is sharing his brilliant new single and video, "Agua."
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The Guide to Getting Into Daddy Yankee, One of the Greatest Rappers Ever
Whether over a dancehall riddim, a dembow loop, or a boom bap beat, Daddy Yankee is truly a G.O.A.T. emcee—full stop, no Spanish-language consideration or otherwise marginalizing categorization needed.
For Rosalía, Dancing Is About Letting Go of All Evil
A conversation with one of Spain’s most important musical artists of the last decade.
Bad Bunny's Embrace of Femininity Comes with a Caveat
The Latin trap star is pushing against toxic masculinity while revealing the genre's limits of acceptance.
Latin Trap Has a 6ix9ine Problem
Anuel AA's new track "Bebe" features 6ix9ine, and opens up a whole can of worms.
How J Balvin Became a Global Star: Noisey Meets
The Colombian musician sits down with Noisey and talks about his rise to fame.
Take a Seat North America, It's Global Pop's Time to Shine
As BTS, the ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack, Bad Bunny, Charli XCX, and more show, we should be optimistic about a future where everything popular isn't in English.
Danny Ocean Is the New King of Reggaeton
His two new singles, "Dembow" and "Vuelve" show us the future of pop music.
Daddy Yankee Is An Icon
He bulldozed the path for reggaeton to enter the mainstream, amplifying and normalizing the marginalised Latinx identity.
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Bad Gyal Is the Queen of Catalan Rap
We spoke to Barcelona's 20-year-old viral internet sensation.
Composuresquad "Freaked Out" When He Heard This Horror-Like Club Track
The Last Record: the Chicago-based DJ and member of the Them Flavors nightlife collective picked a mix of experimental club, reggaeton and dembow tracs.