Cuban-American rapper Pitbull is one of the hottest Latin Urban artists. His voice is behind some of today's most popular Latin music hits including tracks like "Give Me Everything" and "Rain Over Me". Pretty much any major Latin star has been trying to do something alongside Pitbull. Shakira, Enrique Iglesias and Marc Anthony are just some of the artists that have worked with him.
Pitbull's own music evolution has defined much of his current appeal. Little by little, Pitbull has embraced a new sound that combines in a clever way his unique raspy voice and rapping flow in Spanglish with the vibrant beats of Dance music. If there is someone who rules the dancing floor that person is Pitbull. The following list offers a compilation of the best dance songs featuring Pitbull.
For her hit album Sale El Sol, Shakira invited Pitbull to record one of the songs on this production. The song was "Rabiosa" and it became one of the hottest songs of the entire CD. "Rabiosa" fits perfectly Pitbull's Urban style thanks to its combination of Merengue and Dance music. An ideal song for a night of dancing, "Rabiosa" offers a nice duet between the two Latin music superstars.
Pitbull also took part on the popular album Euphoria by Latin Pop superstar Enrique Iglesias. The song "I Like It," featuring the Cuban-American rapper was one of the most popular hits of an album that gave Enrique Iglesias several music awards nominations in 2011. "I Like It," which keeps a strong Pop flavor, is enhanced by Pitbull's unique flow in the middle of the song. Just like "Rabiosa," "I Like It" is one of the most popular dance songs featuring Pitbull.
There are several dance songs on Pitbull's hit album Planet Pit. One of them is "Hey Baby (Drop It To The Floor)," featuring the popular rapper and producer T-Pain. This song has a defined Urban flavor and offers a nice duet that combines the robot-like voice of T-Pain with the raspy one of the Cuban-American rapper. Mr. Worldwide got it right with this one.
The single "I Know You Want Me," has been one of the most popular dance hits produced by Pitbull. From the very beginning, this single gives you the feeling of Miami, Pitbull's hometown. "I Know You Want Me" is, in fact, a reference to the pàrty flavor that surrounds that city and, in particular, its popular street Calle Ocho where the famous Little Havana is located. This song offers a great beat and that is why it has enjoyed so much success in party nights all over the world.
"Give Me Everything" is definitely one of Pitbull's best dance songs. This track is included in Planet Pit, one of the best albums of 2011. This is an ideal sound for a party of dancing. As usual, Pitbull raspy voice and unique flow gives the song a very nice Urban flavor that enhances the whole melody. Definitely, one of the best dance songs featuring Pitbull.
Borrowing the brass sections from Renato Carosone's legendary hit "Tu Vuò Fa' L'Americano," Pitbull's "Bon Bon" is another of the best dance songs produced by the Cuban-American rapper. The rapping in Spanish adds a nice flavor to one of the most popular songs from Pitbull's album Armando. The single "Bon Bon" received a nomination in the Best Urban Song category of the 2011 Latin Grammy Awards.
Mr. Worldwide got it right again with "Rain Over Me". The contrast created by the voices of Pitbull and Marc Anthony is fantastic. Pitbull brings into this track the best of his Spanglish flow, which he accommodates quite well into this single strongly defined by the beats of Dance music. "Rain Over Me" is by far one of Pitbull's best dance songs.