Behind the Lyrics of 9 Mainstream Latin Songs

Latin American culture has become synonymous with American pop music since the early 1930s. The primitive sounds of rhumba transformed into mambo, then by the 1950s, Tejano rhythm and blues mixed with boogaloo paved the way for the hip-shaking tracks of the future.

The trajectory of Latin American music has followed a major upward trend over the years and the popularity is only growing with each new hit. To give you an idea of what tracks have stood the test of time, here is an in-depth look behind the lyrics of 9 mainstream Latin Songs still rattling stereos around the world:

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