The Pros And Cons Of Latin Music

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Music is all around us; it is a universal language in which unites people from different cultures. From a basis level, Music has emerged from individual reasons and influences, allowing it to divide into smaller sub entities which end up being contributors to all cultures creating a globalized community. Further more, different sub genres of music such as Dance, Jazz, Classical, and Alternative have derived from an origin and were created because of varied factors and to this day influence specific groups. On an international latino level, this specific community has become highly recognized in today’s world. The Latin Music consists of many sub genres but the most influential ones are Reggaeton, Salsa, Bachata, Samba and Tango which target…show more content…
The governments of these countries often criticize reggaeton because they feel its lyrics are too violent, vulgar, sexual and derogatory towards women. However, Reggaeton was banned in Puerto Rico until in the end of the 1990s where new Reggaeton artists came along who began to “clean up” the lyrics to ensure that their music would be played on the radio. Eventually, the ban was lifted and became available to the public through regular music stores. Reggaeton genre is now worldwide acclaimed thanks to artists like Don Omar, Daddy Yankee, Nicky Jam that brought this genre all over the world in the mainstream scene.…show more content…
The original Bachata is listened throughout Latin America and probably the most listened Latin music genre in New York as it fused to other genres like the R&B of Aventura (famous Bachata group formed in Bronx, NY) as matter of fact the most popular Bachata song is Obsession played by the famous Dominican group based in New York, Aventura, others artists are Luis Vargas, Raulin Rodriguez, Frank Reyes, Xtreme and many more. Nowadays Bachata is officially musically recognized music genre not only among the Latino community but worldwide thanks to artists like Prince Royce and Romeo Santos (main singer of the group Aventura) creating a massive movement worldwide. 2As we move down to the South America, one may come across one of the most influential and beautiful countries of Latin America; Brazil. Brazil, situated in South America is the homeland to Samba. Another genre of latin music popular worldwide is certainly
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