Which famous Mexican singers are legends?
Music legends aren’t just born—they’re crafted by society in a powerful dance of awe, admiration, and storytelling. Music lovers worldwide cherish their culture’s legends for what the singers represent and how they’ve affected the ideas and values of the people.
In Mexico, 5 famous Mexican singers dominated the music scene to such heights...Read More
As German philosopher, Friedrich Nietzsche said, “Without music, life would be a mistake.”
Latin music is fun, creative, energizing, and inspiring. Today, we’ll discover 10 of the most famous Spanish songs from the last decade, meet their singers, and find out why people love them so much!
Famous Spanish Songs in the Last Decade
1. Waka Waka (2010) by Shakira
Is music a source of healing to your soul? Well, it is for me! Especially famous Spanish songs of the 80s.
If you’ve landed on this blog post, it’s likely that the music from the 80s is one of your favorite genres. You wouldn’t be alone in that—in fact, the songs that were released during this time are still playing now and conquering people’s hearts!
To inspire your Spanish lessons...Read More
Mariachi is a folkloric music tradition of Mexico that plays a profound and fundamental role in the culture of the Mexican people. A bright-eyed quinceañera revels in a trumpet-heavy serenade at her fancy birthday party, while somewhere else a family mourns the loss of a loved one by listening to heart-wrenching canciones de funeral (funeral songs). The fact is, where there’s emotion in...Read More
Mariachi culture holds such a big influence over the continent of America, that most people will instantly recognize a mariachi band at first glance. You’ve probably seen mariachi bands in real life, or in movies like Coco. But have you ever seen a mariachi band play live? I highly recommend it!
In order to prepare you for your next mariachi concert, let’s explore some of the most...Read More
Do you know how to play an instrument? Or is it a new year’s resolution that you’re working hard to keep? Whatever the case may be, we’re here to complement your musical knowledge with new words in Spanish!
To clear up any confusion: while the topic of Spanish instruments—or instruments from Spain—is truly fascinating, it is not the topic of this blog post. Here you will find all the...Read More
Do you want a guaranteed way to learn Spanish while enjoying yourself completely? It’s through music! Ten long years ago, I started learning Spanish from scratch and my constant companions were clear and catchy Spanish songs. I spent at least an hour daily listening to my favorite songs, hoping to get them to stick in my head (they always did). This method has worked wonders for me in French,...Read More
Music is one of the most powerful tools to teach a foreign language to young learners! It instantly fills the room with smiles, gets kids on their feet, and inspires them to become a part of whatever they are listening to. Teaching your child Spanish through music will boost their memory of new vocabulary, improve their pre-reading skills through rhyming, and promote the development of...Read More
Latin American music includes a wide variety of sounds that differ in many ways, from the instruments used to create unique sounds to the rhythm and associated dance moves. The music has evolved over the centuries and continues to change today.
History of Latin Music
Latin American music is influenced by indigenous, Spanish-European, African and, most recently, the United States...Read More