Thalia: Valiente

Thalia’s Valiente is finally out. The lead up has been quite successful thus far. No Me Acuerdo became a viral hit that resulted in high chart positions and large streaming volumes. The song was eventually certified 4x platinum in the United States. Lento, the second single, also has been a viral and streaming success. Thalia…

The Latino Crossover

I recently asked the general public (aka: twitter and my closest friends) who they considered to be the most successful Latino crossover act and the responses were distinctly split between Shakira and Ricky Martin. The options were vast: Shakira, Ricky Martin, Marc Anthony, Thalia, Paulina Rubio, Enrique Iglesias, and even Laura Pausini tried. There was…

Thalia: Arrasando

Purchasing Shakira’s Donde Estan Los Ladrones opened so many musical doors for me. It opened the flood gates to a genre of music I never felt comfortable listening to but was a part of my heritage and identity. Shakira was considered Latin Rock. Her grungy look and distinct vocals made her a critical darling; however, there […]