For many, music is associated with memories and is a nice way to take a stroll down memory lane. Music is also a great way for people from across the globe to connect with each other. Often each period is characterized by its own respective hit. This article will explore that and tell you what the most popular song from Latin America was the year you were born. The Latin promotional single was written and produced by Mexican singer-songwriter Marco Antonio Solis for the Spanish performer. It instantly became a hit and stayed as number one for ten consecutive weeks in the United States. Amidst a backdrop of growing experimentation in the Latin music genre, the Italian-Venezuelan performer released the single which has since become one of his most well-known songs to date.
Some Spanish music has crashed language barrier of U.S. pop music charts
The Billboard Top Latin albums chart , published in Billboard magazine , is a record chart that features Latin music sales information. This data are compiled by Nielsen SoundScan from a sample that includes music stores, music departments at electronics and department stores, internet sales both physical and digital and verifiable sales from concert venues in the United States. The first Spanish-language release by Jennifer Lopez , Como Ama una Mujer , debuted at number 10 in the Billboard and also peaked at number one on the chart for four consecutive weeks. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Nielsen Business Media, Inc.
English is the usual language of pop music , almost exclusively so in the United States. But that doesn't mean you can't find some Spanish-language hit songs if you look around. Nearly a dozen such songs have become hit material in the U. Here's where you can find them:. It had been more than a decade since Macarena had topped the Billboard as a Spanish-language single, and Despacito stayed there for nearly four months.
These Spanish language songs are ranked based upon their initial and lasting popularity, as well as their historical influence and commercial impact on the development of Latin Contemporary Music including all mainstream genres. Edited By: Jose Luis Mercado. Last Updated: Aqui - La Ley Don - Miranda! Alejandro Sanz Color esperanza - Diego Torres Me voy - Julieta Venegas