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A selection of 50 Latin songs for a night of dancing featuring hits of Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Reggaeton, Latin Rock, and more.
A list of famous Brazilian songs featuring hits from artists such as Joao Gilberto, Chico Buarque, Tom Jobim, and more.
Best Tango Dance Songs - Playlist of Best Tango Songs for dancing
A selection of some of the best Reggaeton songs ever released featuring tracks from Daddy Yankee, Don Omar, Wisin y Yandel, Tego Calderon and more.
Merengue playlist of songs for an all-merengue dance party
A list of classic Salsa songs featuring artists like Hector Lavoe, Ruben Blades, El Gran Combo, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Cheo Feliciano, and more.
Bachata Songs - Top Bachata Songs
Providing a dictionary-style definition of Latin music.
Featuring some of the most influential Latino artists in history including stars such as Carlos Santana, Selena and Gloria Estefan.
Overview of Mexican popular music including tejano, norteno, banda, corrido and conjunto
The history of traditional music in Mexico as we know it today starts with the Mexican son, ranchera and maricahi orchestras.
A selection of some of the most popular Bachata songs of 2013 featuring tracks from Prince Royce, Romeo Santos, Leslie Grace and more.
Featuring a list of today's best Bachata artists. Romeo Santos, Hector Acosta, Prince Royce, Zacarias Ferreira, and more.
Featuring a list of today's most popular Mexican music bands.
Featuring the top 10 most influential singers, songwriters and musicians from Brazil.
Latin Hits of the 1950s- Playlist of Songs Famous In The 1950s
Salsa Dance Party - Playlist of songs for a Salsa Dance Party
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A compilation of notable Salsa albums featuring works from artists like Hector Lavoe, El Gran Combo, Marc Anthony and more.
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Featuring a selection of some of the best Reggaeton and Latin Urban hits from the Puerto Rican superstar.
Top ten movies with great Latin dance scenes.
Latin Women Artists - 10 Influential Women In Latin Music
Featuring a list of legendary and contemporary Brazilian music stars such as Elis Regina, Marisa Monte, Maria Bethania, and more!
A compilation of tracks to say I love you in Portuguese.
A compilation of top Salsa songs featuring hits from Grupo Niche, Guayacan, Los Titanes, Fruko y Sus Tesos, and more.
Featuring the top 10 Vicente Fernandez songs. Includes a reference to singles like
A selection of some of the best Ranchera songs ever produced.
A compilation of Pop and Ranchera songs from the Mexican artist featuring hits such as
A compilation of top songs by Marc Anthony featuring hits in English and Spanish from Salsa and Latin Pop music.
Featuring a list of top hits from the popular Mexican Rock band.
A compilation of hit songs from The Queen of Salsa, Celia Cruz.
Playlist of Popular Classic Boleros
Offering a bio with information about the life and music career of the popular Bachata singer from The Bronx.
An overview of today's most popular genres, rhythms and styles in Latin music. Includes a reference to Salsa, Bachata, Latin Pop, Tango, and more!
A look at the male artists who defined the Latin ballad genre including legendary stars such as Jose Jose, Julio Iglesias, Roberto Carlos and more.
Offering a selection of the best songs by the Colombian artist including hits such as
Cuban Top Picks - Tour Musical Cuba By Listening To Music.
Latin Love Songs - Playlist of Latin Love Songs
Featuring a bio with information about the life and music career of the Bachata singer. Includes a reference to the album 'Prince Royce' and a compilation of his best songs.
A selection of some of the best Salsa singers in history including artists like Hector Lavoe, Celia Cruz, Ismael Rivera, and more.
A selection of some of the best and most popular Latin songs during the first half of 2013.
Biography of Bachata Boy Band Aventura
A list featuring some of the most influential Colombian artists, including Shakira, Juanes and Grupo Niche, with links to profiles and photos.
Short history of salsa with recommendations for CDs to listen to.
A selection of the best songs recorded by the Diva of Banda Music Jenni Rivera.
A list of romantic Salsa songs for lovers.
Offering a list of the top 10 most influential Latin Rock artists in history.
A look at the cultural mix and social environment that produced Latin Music.
Cuban-American rapper Pitbull is one of the hottest Latin Urban artists . His voice is behind some of
Featuring 15 essential tracks from the Puerto Rican band known as the University of Salsa.
A playlist of Latin music hits dealing with the social and political landscape surrounding immigration.
Overview of the music of Brazil including samba, bossa nova, choro, tropicalia, MBP.
Music of the Dominican Republic Merengue
Hector Lavoe is widely considered one of the most influential singers in the history of Salsa music .
A gallery featuring some of the most good looking Latin music male singers in the world.
Juan Gabriel - Biography of Mexican singer/composer Juan Gabriel
Women in Salsa - Who are the new female salsa singers? Which one will take the Celia Cruz salsa diva crown?
One of the first major Latin bands to successfully bring rock in Spanish to a wide audience was Mexico’s Mana.
Review of the album 'MTV Unplugged: Los Tigres del Norte and Friends' by the legendary Mexican band Los Tigres del Norte.
Featuring an online selection of free Latin music radio stations covering genres such as Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Latin Pop, Mexican music and more!
A selection of classic Vallenato songs from Colombia featuring tracks from artists such as Carlos Vives, Diomedes Diaz, Jorge Celedon and the legendary Rafael Escalona.
Learn about the music of Colombia including cumbia, vallenato and salsa.
Featuring a selection of essential Vallenato tracks from the Colombian star.
The life and music of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, queen of tejano music, who was killed weeks before her 24th birthday.
The samba is arguably the most typical and familiar music of Brazil. It developed from the earlier choro, a song and dance form of the nineteenth century.
Featuring the top 10 most influential Latin music artists in history. Celia Cruz, Julio Iglesias, Carlos Gardel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, and more.
I have selected the following Juan Luis Guerra songs to give you an overall idea of the sound that this
Featuring a playlist of 10 outstanding hard Salsa tracks. Includes references to hits from Hector Lavoe, Johnny Pacheco, Angel Canales, Henry Fiol, and more!
A look at the most influential Mexican Rock bands with reference to artists such as Mana, Cafe Tacvba, Caifanes, and more.
A selection of top Spanish-language hits from the Latin music superstar.
Profile of the great salsa singer, Hector Lavoe, also known as “El Cantante de los Cantantes”.
Profile of Cumbia, music of Colombia.
Roberto Carlos - Profile of Brazilian legend Roberto Carlos.
Reggaeton is sweeping the Latin music world with its blend of tropical Latin and reggae rhythms. Today much of the sound comes from Puerto Rico, but you can't keep this music from sailing out to the rest of the world.
Discussion of different styles of salsa from classic salsa through salsa romantica and salsa dura.
Profile of Daddy Yankee, Puerto Rico's reggaeton entrepreneur.
Biography of Hector Acosta, Dominican Music's El Torito
Featuring some of the most essential albums ever produced in Latin music including memorable productions of Latin Rock, Mexican music, Latin Pop, and more.
A look at the history of Bolero in Latin America from the original Cuban traditions to the music of Luis Miguel.
Sampler of some of the best Latin music in English, including albums by Marc Anthony, Ricky Martin, Santana, Gloria Estefan, Los Lobos, Tito Nieves, Yerba Buena, L.A. Carpool, Soluna and Aztec Souls.
Biography of Juanes, the Colombian pop/rock superstar that has changed the face of Latin music.
History of Son, music of Cuba. Latin Music.
A look at the most influential Salsa artists and bands from Colombia. Grupo Niche, Guayacan, Joe Arroyo, and more.
A selection of Bolero and Latin Pop hits from the famous Mexican star.
A list featuring some of the best Merengue singers and bands in history.
Biography of Carlos Gardel, king of tango.
Bossa Nova - The Women of Bossa Nova Playlist
Grupo Niche is widely considered the best Salsa band coming from Colombia . Their extensive repertoire,
Featuring a birthday calendar for some of the most famous artists in Latin music.
Overview of the Jibaro folk music of Puerto Rico, including seis, aguinaldo, bomba and plena.
Overview of the roots and sounds that have defined Latin Urban music.
Profile of Los Kumbia Kings and Kumbia All Starz the Texas band that makes good with cumbia fusion.
A compilation of the best Salsa songs by Joe Arroyo.
Story and trivia facts of the timeless hit
Biography of Puerto Rico's urban music dynamic duo Wisin & Yandel
A selection of Latin Music songs to celebrate Father's Day.
Featuring a compilation of hits from the legendary Salsa trombonist.
Jenni Rivera - Biography of Banda Diva Jenni Rivera
Calle 13 - Biography of Puerto Rico's Calle 13
A selection of some of the most popular duets of 2013 featuring top Latin music artists such as Juan Luis Guerra, Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull and more.
Juan Luis Guerra -Biography of Dominican Juan Luis Guerra
Mexican singer Thalia is usually referred to as the Queen of Latin Pop music. Her celebrated repertoire
Gloria Estefan - Biography of Gloria Estefan
A selection of classic and contemporary Latin Jazz songs featuring hits by Machito, Poncho Sanchez, Tito Puente and more.
A look at the origins of Mambo. Latin Music.
Fania Albums - 10 Essential Fania Albums
A selection of some of the best Latin Urban music artists.
A list of Latin music stars who sing fluently in English and Spanish.
Profile of norteno group. Latin Music.
Biography of Celia Cruz, the Queen of Salsa
A compilation of top Ricky Martin songs featuring Latin Pop hits in English and Spanish from the Puerto Rican superstar.
Featuring a short overview of the life and career of Latin Pop singer and songwriter Jencarlos Canela.
Overview of bachata, music of the Dominican Republic
Mambo Kings - Playlist of Mambo King hits
Featuring a review of the movie and soundtrack produced by Duncan Bridgeman.
Enanitos Verdes is one of the most influential bands in the history of Rock en Espanol . The extensive
Even though all of the following tracks enjoyed tremendous popularity around the world, at some point
Throughout her career, Cuban-American singer Gloria Estefan has produced an extensive repertoire defined
Let's take a look at the top singles and albums on the Billboard Latin music charts for the week of February 1, 2014.
Featuring the complete list of nominees for the third edition of the Billboard Mexican Music Awards.
A gallery featuring some of the most attractive Latin music female singers in the world.
Cuba has a rich, musical tradition that has given birth to son, mambo, rumba and salsa. Read about the history of this island, small in geography but huge in Latin music.
A selection of tracks from The Pavarotti of Salsa featuring hits from his solo career as well as memorable recordings with the legendary Conjunto Clasico.
Read about the country that has brought us the legendary tango, along with other colorful Latin music styles.
A look at some of the most influential styles and rhythms of Traditional Latin American music.
Romantic Albums - Latin Music Albums Made For Romance
Biography of Julio Iglesias, Spanish music superstar.
A compilation of some of the best Latin Pop albums ever produced featuring works by artists like Shakira, Ricky Martin, Thalia, Enrique Iglesias and more.
Profile of merengue, music originating in the Dominican Republic and spreading through the Caribbean and then, the world.
A selection of hits that will introduce you to the sounds of Latin Alternative music.
Biography of Latin music superstar Ricky Martin
A look at the top 10 songs that defined Latin music in 2013 featuring hits from Marc Anthony, La Santa Cecilia, Prince Royce and more.
Featuring a short bio of the Latin Pop star from Guatemala.
A playlist of classic Latin ballads featuring romantic hits from Julio Iglesias, Jose Luis Perales, Yuri, Franco De Vita and more.
Information on the music, history and controversy surrounding Narcocorrido.
Featuring tour dates and general information for major ongoing and upcoming Latin music tours and concerts across the US in 2014.
Nuestro Himno: National Anthem in Spanish, reader comments recap
Featuring a review of Wisin y Yandel's 2012 album 'Lideres'.
Vicente Fernandez - Profile of the King of Ranchera Vicente Fernandez
Thanks to the album Entren Los Que Quieran , Latin Urban sensation group Calle 13 has gathered 10 nominations
Review / comparison of El Cantante by Marc Anthony vs. El Cantante - The Originals by Hector Lavoe.
An introduction to Latin Jazz history focusing on the origins, development, and main artists of the Afro-Cuban style.
Besides being one of the best Salsa singers in history, Ruben Blades has transformed Salsa music into
Tego Calderon - Profile of reggaeton's Tego Calderon
Featuring a list with all the winners of the 14th annual edition of the Latin Grammy Awards.
A look at some of the most memorable quotes that define the life of Chavela Vargas.
Biography of Gilberto Santa Rosa
Featuring a review of Prince Royce's third studio album 'Soy El Mismo'.