Billboard: How Bad Bunny taught pop music a new language (February cover story)

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Yea - another Latinx on a cover of a major magazine! Read it, buy it, frame it lol p.s. shout out to music critic/writer Eduardo Cepeda on writing this cover story! And with this my crush on Bad Bunny grows and grows....

Twenty years after Ricky Martin led the so-called Latin explosion onto U.S. radio waves, Bad Bunny ranks as one of music’s most exciting new stars, no “crossover” qualification necessary. His ascent -- from a small town on the northern coast of Puerto Rico to the biggest U.S. arenas in two years -- certifies Latin music’s now-central role in American pop, beyond novelty singles and Bieber features.. Holding off on releasing an album as he fired off single after single, he charted 34 tracks on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart, twice as many as Ozuna before his Odisea dropped in 2017.

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