There are many excellent artists who they have made of reggaeton a popular genre and with more flow of Latin America. However, there are some who have marked the history of the urban genre, selling millions of hits, placing hits on the radios, and leaving us the best rhythms to dance. If you are a reggaeton lover, we bring a hot list, with the artists that you must listen to yes or yes, because they are the kings of the music that you are so passionate about.
Get ready to see this top with the artists who expanded the reggaeton around the world:
Don Omar's career has been full of recognitions and distinctions, with 15 Billboard Awards, 2 Latin Grammys and 3 Awards Lo Nuestro. He was the artists more successful between 2012 and 2013 where he received the distinctions. 'The King Of Kings', who announced his retirement, is one of the most important and influential singers of reggaeton.
Wisin y Yandel
Considered the most successful duet of reggaeton, its 15 million albums sold worldwide and 10 awards between Latin Grammys and Billboard Awards, confirm it. They also have the record of being the most winning duet of all Latin music. Although now separated, both began their musical career together in 1996 in Puerto Rico.
Some consider him the 'King of Reggaeton', and that nickname hasn’t been won in vain, Yankee has been one of the people responsible for popularizing the urban genre, being one of the most influential artists. He has achieved position in the most important counts of the Latin music and in the last years has been validity in the North American and European lists. It has the record of being one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2006.
In recent years, J Balvin has become the revelation's artist of urban genre born in Colombia, with his music has achieved to break confines and position the reggaeton in the United States and Europe. It has received several certificates by the RIAA for its multiple sales represented in gold records. Curiously, he’s passionate about rock, his favorite bands are Nirvana, Green Day and Metallica.
Since his debut in 2010, with his album 'The Talent of the Block', Farruko has only achieved success in his career. In spite of having less experience than his colleagues in this top, already has collaborated with the greatest artists of the urban sort like: Don Omar, Daddy Yankee, Nicky Jam, Ñengo Flow, among others. His popularity began to grow because his content was leaked online and from that time the record companies signed him to such an extent that he already founded his own label, Carbon Fiber Music.
An explosive duo, they have achieved to reach over 300 reproductions on their YouTube channel, with different singles such as: 'Vecinita', 'Choca', 'Candy', and ‘Fanática Sensual'. They have consistently entered the Top 40 Latin Songs on Billboard, being awarded as the 'Best Duo' in 2015. Their success has been so much that both artists have their own record labels, Chencho Records & Maldy Records.