Pitchfork: An Introduction to Urbano in 50 Songs


VIBE: The 25 Best Latinx Albums Of 2019

Reggaeton Is Poppier and Paler Than Ever — But Tego Calderon Made It Eternally Black

Cover Story

Ozuna: The Golden Child of The Digital Streaming Era

Dominican Dembow

TIDAL: The Rise of Dominican Dembow

Recognizing Dominican Dembow: From Jamaica to El Alfa

8 Underground Dembow Tracks You Should Know

Kiko El Crazy Is Ready to Make Dominican Dembow a Global Movement

Si Tú Quiere Dembow: Dominican Rappers Once Hated Dembow. Now, They’re Its Vanguard

Si Tu Quiere Dembow: How La Delfi Sparked the Rise of Queer Dembow

Si Tu Quiere Dembow: The Women Who Demanded Space, Opened Doors & Expressed Sexual Agency in Dembow

Si Tu Quiere Dembow: The Global Influences Shaping Mainstream Dembow

Profile – Video

Sech on His Rapid Rise in Urbano and Transitioning From Dancehall to Reggaeton

Brytiago on the Legends That Helped Shape His Career

Meet Jhay Cortez, the Hitmaker Behind All Your Favorite Songs

Miky Woodz: From Hoop Dreams to Latin Trap Stardom

Reykon Talks Raising His Daughter Around His Music and His Latest Song “Latina”

Guaynaa Remembers His First Perreo Salvaje and the Freestyle That Got His Foot in the Door

Lyanno: The Trailblazer Bringing R&B to Urbano

Nio Garcia on the Ingredients That Made “Te Boté” the Perfect Hit

Nino Augustine on Reclaiming a Space in Urbano for Panama

ChocQuibTown Talk Afro-Identity and Their Latest Video “Que Me Baile”

Rauw Alejandro’s Serious Steppin’ and Colorful Nails Add Flavor to Latin’s Urban Genre

Maxine Ashley Debuts New “Girls” Video and Explains How YouTube Shaped Her Career

How Tito El Bambino Went From Underground Artist to International Success

Alex Rose Dishes on the Remix Era, the “Olympic” Level of Unity in Urbano Music, and, Oh Yeah, His New Video Just Dropped

Latinx: Dj Dame Luz Strives for Inclusion in LGBTQ+ Community

Vicente García’s Album Candela is a Modern Afro-Diasporic Celebration

Meet GioBulla, the Rising Star in Urbano Creating a Unique Fusion Sound

Sebastian Yatra Dishes on the Why “En Guerra” Wooed the Pope and Hints at His “Mind-blowing” Collab Coming This Month

Reggaetón Videos From the Golden Era to Revisit This Spring

Paloma Mami Dishes on Her 11-month Sprint to Stardom and the Bad Bunny Concert That Started It All

Marco “Tainy” Masis Opens Up About Being Mentored by the Biggest Names in Reggaetón at 14 Years Old

Fernando Lugo: The Mastermind Behind Your Favorite Latinx Music Videos

Meet Amenazzy, the Hopeless Romantic of Urban Latin Music

It’s Time to Honor Ivy Queen’s “Quiero Bailar” and Her Reggaeton Legacy of Women’s Empowerment

4 Unforgettable ‘Barrio Fino’ Moments in Honor of Daddy Yankee’s ‘Premios Lo Nuestro’ Night

Women Killing it

Singer La Doña blends Latin American folk genres with “femmeton,” a feminist centered style of reggaeton

Afro-Panamanian singer/songwriter DioMara embraces her personal magical journey in 8-track project ‘Alchemy’

Not Enough Women in El Genero Urbano and Rap? Here’s 16 Latinx Raperas to Love and Support

How Dora and the Lost City of Gold Composer Germaine Franco Is Bringing Her Latinidad to Hollywood

It’s Time to Honor Ivy Queen’s “Quiero Bailar” and Her Reggaeton Legacy of Women’s Empowerment

Songwriter-Producer Cris Chil Refuses to Be Anyone’s Prop

Nitty Scott Took Control of Her Own Career and Became More Successful Than Ever

9 Throwback Tracks Ivy Queen References in “787

Redefining a Male-Dominated Genre, Andre Veloz’s “Bachata-rengue” Speaks to the Dominican Woman Experience

Tomasa Del Real Sets the Record Straight on “Neoperreo,” the Inclusive DIY Dance Music Subculture, and Drops Third Album

Orange Is the New Black’s Jackie Cruz on How Her Near-Death Experience Continues to Shape Her Life

Natti Natasha’s Double Life and 3 More Things You Don’t Know About Her Past