Music

Daymé Arocena’s ‘Sonocardiogram’ Is a Soulful Tribute to Love and Santería

She spoke with Futuro Media Group’s Latino USA about her trajectory thus far, her music-making process, her personal life and what inspired her latest creation.

  • Sep 19, 2019
  • 4:12 PM

Powerful SOMOS SEMILLAS Song Vows to Bring Hope to Country’s Refugee and Undocumented Population

The song shows Freddy Flowpez dropping rhymes, accompanied by Jessica Pacheco’s gorgeous hook vocals.

  • Sep 3, 2019
  • 2:51 PM

Bad Bunny, Residente and iLe Join Forces for Powerful Song Condemning Rosselló

At a time of unprecedented protests in response to allegations of corruption and the #TelegramGate scandal, “Afilando los Cuchillos” is an outcry. 

  • Jul 17, 2019
  • 11:14 AM

Fans Mourn João Gilberto at Rio de Janeiro Funeral

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Fans from around the world honored bossa nova pioneer João Gilberto, filing past his coffin at his funeral in Rio de Janeiro on Monday.

  • Jul 8, 2019
  • 3:12 PM

Latino USA Presents ‘Portrait Of: Cypress Hill’s Sen Dog’

Sen Dog joins Latino USA to talk about the legacy of his group Cypress Hill, and what his career looks like today.

  • Jul 2, 2019
  • 1:39 PM

Panamanian TV Host Asks: Where Are the Black Latinas in Reggaeton? (VIDEO)

“We have a problem, we want black music but we don’t want black women?” says Gata, a 25-year-old show host.

  • Jun 24, 2019
  • 5:00 PM

Los Rivera Destino’s Bolero Collaboration With Benito Martínez (AKA Bad Bunny) Is a Celebration of Fathers

This is Bad Bunny’s first track under his birth name, Benito Martinez. And he sings a bolero.

  • Jun 16, 2019
  • 9:00 AM

Taína Asili’s Album and Documentary Series ‘Resiliencia’ Uplifts Women of Color with Powerful Storytelling

“I think part of the beauty of standing at the intersection of identities as an artist is that my music can speak to a large spectrum of people,” the New York-based Puerto Rican singer and songwriter told Laitno Rebels.

  • May 28, 2019
  • 2:28 PM

All the World’s a Coachella Stage

FROM LATINO USA
The most Latino Coachella ever.

  • May 17, 2019
  • 11:25 AM

American Flavor

FROM LATINO USA: From salsa to punk and jazz to hip-hop, Latino contributions to American popular music are present everywhere.

  • May 15, 2019
  • 11:12 AM

Mariachi Music Gains Recognition at UIL State Festival: For Some It’s Been a Long Time Coming

“Culturally, it means a lot because it’s our roots…this is representing where we come from.”

  • May 1, 2019
  • 3:43 PM

PREMIERE: Lyric Video for Making Movies’ Poignant ‘Cómo Perdonar’ With Rubén Blades and Flor de Toloache

A slow rock track that at times sounds like an urgent prayer.

  • Apr 24, 2019
  • 1:22 PM

Lila Downs Protests Child Detention in Cover of Manu Chao’s ‘Clandestino’

“If we don’t fight for the children, what will become of us?” she sings.

  • Apr 24, 2019
  • 8:02 AM

SDSU Is Offering a College Course About Selena

It will happen during the Spring 2020 semester.

  • Apr 19, 2019
  • 6:25 PM

Dominican Singer Andre Veloz Redefines Classiness in New Video ‘Fina’

Eating a chimi and drinking straight from the bottle.

  • Apr 11, 2019
  • 11:16 AM

Romeo Santos’ New Album ‘Utopia’ Is a Love Letter to Bachata

His latest album is dedicated to the Dominican Republic and the music that birthed him.

  • Apr 10, 2019
  • 1:13 PM