This week’s Roundup is First Stream Latin. billboard latin Editors every week — with new music from Abraham Mateo, Mike Bahia, Alejandro Fernandez and more.
The list includes “La Idea” by Abraham Mateo. It’s an upbeat punk rock song with heartbreaking lyrics about a guy who can’t fathom the fact that he’s not dating the girl of his dreams. “Because the ideas were never separate / The idea was that you would be the mother of my children / The idea was that you and I would be a team / And now this love is over. The idea / I know it’s better this way,” he belts out passionately.
Bahía’s new song, “De Qué Manera,” also explores the new musical genre of salsa. Written and composed by the Colombian artist with her Keityn and her team at LaCréme, the track pays tribute to the tropical styles Bahía grew up listening to in her hometown of Cali, Colombia. “A lot of people think I’m from some other city in Colombia, but I’m from Cali, the salsa capital of the world where salsa lives and breathes everywhere,” he says. said in a statement.
Additionally, Fernandez dropped “Inexperto En Olvidarte,” the first single from the album due for release this year. The song is a heartbreak ballad by Alejandro Fernandez with mariachi and accordion. Also new releases by Yahritza y Su Esencia and Ovy on the Drums, and Ozuna’s new collaboration “CHAO BEBE” is his track of reggaeton fused with electronica.
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