Archive for October, 2007

Jose Alberto “El Canario”

Monday, October 29th, 2007

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Jose Alberto is a Salsa singer, nicknamed ‘The Canary’ because of his exquisite voice. Moved to Puerto Rico age seven, studied music at the Antilles Military Academy.

Plena Libre in LA

Monday, October 22nd, 2007
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Not all artists from Puerto Rico are Reggaeton musicians. Check out Plena Libre’s performance from this past summer in LA. Authentic music at its best. The performance is recorded by Ismael Rivera. I contratulate Plena Libre for upholding and modernizing the sacred folkloric rhythm called plena.

Daddy Yankee – Impacto

Thursday, October 18th, 2007
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This song is so hot it has been remixed at least 10 times. Catch remixes by Scott Storch, a remix with Fergie and others. Its been reported that he spent 500K just on this video alone!

Ivy Queen – En Que Fallamos

Thursday, October 18th, 2007
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Ivy Queen has earned her name as “The Queen of Reggaeton” due to her success. She is among the few female artists in the reggaeton genre. Despite being in genre of music dominated by men, she has been able to have 2 Top 10 albums, and 3 Top 10 singles, along with over 900,000 records sold worldwide.