From profession milestones and new music releases to main bulletins and extra, Billboard editors spotlight the most recent information buzz in Latin music each week. Right here’s what occurred within the Latin music world this week.
New Selena Music
The Quintanilla household launched a new Selena album called Moonchild Mixes, which encompasses 10 of Selena’s unique recordings between the ages of 13 and 16. The songs are being launched 37 years later by way of Warner Music Latin. “We as a household had mentioned this amongst ourselves that sooner or later, after Selena’s passing, we have been going to take care of her presence via her music and we’ve completed that for 27 years,” the late singer’s father Abraham Quintanilla advised Billboard. “I’m greater than certain that the followers are going to adore it as a result of in case you take heed to it, it’ll transfer you emotionally and take you again to as if Selena was recording it this morning.” The set, dwelling to singles “Dame Tu Amor,” “No Llores Mas,” “Cariño Mio,” and “Sabes,” is out there on all digital platforms and in shops.
Ozuna & FIFA Group Up
Counting all the way down to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Ozuna teamed up with French-Congolese rapper Gims for the new track “Arhbo,” a part of the official soundtrack. The texture-good collaboration is known as after the native slang phrase for “welcome” in Qatar and “completely embodies the welcoming spirit of the Arabian nation. “I feel ‘Bienvenidos’, ‘welcome dwelling’ says all of it,” Ozuna stated in a press assertion. “No matter journey everybody was on, it introduced them right here, to this second, and for that second they’re dwelling. They are saying that ‘house is the place the center is, proper? El hogar está donde está el corazón. For all of the people who find themselves coming, and all of the individuals who, with all their hearts, wish to come, we’re saying, ‘bienvenidos’, welcome dwelling!” Watch it here.
Romeos Santos on Billboard Cowl
Romeo Santos graces the duvet of Billboard‘s newest problem, the place he opened up about his upcoming studio album, Method Vol. 3 to be launched on Sept. 1, coinciding along with his eldest son’s birthday. “I’ve taken this ‘King of Bachata’ title very personally,” Santos stated. “It’s an enormous accountability. It was very dangerous, very descarado to say, ‘We’re the kings of bachata!’ However you may say something you need so long as you again it up, and I take delight in that. I wish to guarantee that all my albums, whether or not folks like them or not, they’ll take heed to and understand there was some manufacturing, there was work put in. I’m very meticuloso with regards to my music. Once I do something, even a salsa, it seems like Romeo Santos.”
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Zeta Bosio’s New Venture
Argentine musician Zeta Bosio has teamed up with multicultural music platform Hit Me! to assist propel rising acts. Aspiring artists and bands will likely be inspired to add their musical tasks via the Hit Me! platform (click here) and YouTube channel, the place Bosio, bass participant of the long-lasting Soda Stereo, will analyze them and choose essentially the most promising skills to additional increase their careers by way of commercial, promotion, and extra.
This week, Billboard and Telemundo unveiled the primary wave of performers set to take heart stage on the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Camilo, Carlos Vives, CNCO, Eslabon Armado, Grupo Firme, Maluma, Pablo López, Pepe Aguilar, and Tini are confirmed to carry out on the awards present, set to happen Thursday, Sept. 29. The 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards, the longest-running awards present in Latin music, will start at 8 p.m. ET on Sept. 29, preceded by a one-hour crimson carpet particular. The awards will likely be broadcast concurrently on the Spanish leisure cable community Universo, all through Latin America and the Caribbean on Telemundo Internacional, the Telemundo App, and on Peacock.