Category: Past

Maluma

Maluma

Latin Artist of the Month for November 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Hawái Bio Juan Luis Londoño Arias, known professionally as Maluma, is a Colombian singer-songwriter. He began recording music at the age of 16. His debut album Magia was certified Gold, however, his breakthrough album was 2015’s Pretty Boy, Dirty Boy, which led […]

Marc Anthony

Marc Anthony

Latin Artist of the Month for October 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Vivir Mi Vida Bio Marc Anthony is an American singer, songwriter, actor, record executive, and television producer born and raised in New York City. Known for his Latin salsa numbers and ballads, Anthony is the top selling tropical salsa artist of all […]

Rubén Blades

Rubén Blades

Latin Artist of the Month for September 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Soundcloud Bio Creo En Tí Bio Rubén Blades is a Panamanian musician, singer, composer, actor, activist, and politician. Musically, he often performs in salsa and Latin jazz genres. As a songwriter, Blades brought the lyrical sophistication of Central American nueva canción and Cuban […]

Sebastian Yatra

Sebastian Yatra

Latin Artist of the Month for August 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Pareja del Año Bio Sebastián Yatra initially rose to prominence as a 19-year-old when his track “El Psicólogo,” a pleasant combination of love balladry, Latin pop, and reggaeton, became a smash in his home Colombia and throughout Latin America. Three years later, […]

Leslie Grace

Leslie Grace

Latin Artist of the Month for July 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Soundcloud Bio Qué Será Bio Leslie Grace is a Dominican-descent singer-songwriter from New York and raised in Florida. She has been nominated for three Latin Grammy Awards for her performance as a vocalist. She portrayed Nina Rosario in Jon M. Chu’s highly acclaimed […]

Rauw Alejandro

Rauw Alejandro

Latin Artist of the Month for June 2021 Twitter Instagram Youtube Soundcloud Bio Todo de Ti Bio Rauw Alejandro is a rapper, singer, and songwriter from Puerto Rico. He is a member of the new generation of urban vocalists from Puerto Rico. Afrodisaco, his debut album, was released in November 2020. Afrodisaco is mostly reggaeton, […]

Shakira

Shakira

Latin Artist of the Month for May 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Antologia Bio Shakira, also known as the Queen of Latin Music has reached the pinnacle of stardom in both the English and Spanish music industry. With three Grammys, 12 Latin Grammys, seven Billboard Music Awards, 39 Billboard Latin Music, six Guinness World […]

Marc Anthony

Marc Anthony

Latin Artist of the Month for April 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Un Amor Eterno Bio Marc Anthony is a three-time Grammy award winner and the top selling tropical salsa artist of all time who has sold over 12 million albums worldwide. Anthony was one of eight children in his family and was born […]

John Pacheco

John Pacheco

Latin Artist of the Month for March 2021 Bio EL FAISAN Bio Juan Azarias Pacheco Knipping, otherwise known as Johnny Pacheco, is a musical legend. He was born on March 25th, 1935, in Santiago de los Caballeros. This Dominican-American musician, arranger, composer, bandleader, and record producer dedicated and gave so much to the music industry. […]

Victor Manuelle

Victor Manuelle

Latin Artist of the Month for February 2021 Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Ya Se Ven las Bombillitas Bio Victor Manuel Ruiz Valezquez, otherwise known as Victor Manuelle, is a Latin artist. He is a Grammy nominated American salsa singer. He was born September 27, 1970, in New York and was raised in Isabela, Puerto Rico. […]

Tito Rojas

Tito Rojas

Latin Artist of the Month for January 2021 Bio Señora Dé Madrugada Bio Tito Rojas was born in Humacao, Puerto Rico, on June 14, 1955. In the 1970s, Rojas started singing as a member of Pedro Conga’s Orquestra. Later, after being Borincuba’s vocalist, the artist decided to go on his own, starting a solo career. […]

Kalimete

Kalimete

Latin Artist of the Month for December 2020 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Ella Ya Me Olvidó Bio Since running around his hometown of Azua, south of the Dominican Republic, Ramfis Reyes stood out for sustained energy. At age 5 he moved to live in Santo Domingo, he called the attention and sympathy of European […]

Hey! Are you enjoying NYCTastemakers? Make sure to join our mailing list for NYCTM and never miss the chance to read all of our articles!