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How Latin Trap Helped Me Heal From The Biggest Heartbreak Of My Life

At a crowded hookah lounge in Downtown Orlando, where my girlfriends briefly whisk me away from post-breakup anguish, an opening G note played on a piano pulsates…

Reggaeton’s Leading Ladies Combat Exclusion With Unfiltered Sexual Expression

Women at the forefront of reggaeton’s second wave are loudly embracing their bodies and their sexuality. Karol G, Natti Natasha, and Becky G are the women at…

Fuego’s Latin-Flavored Trap Brings The Heat To Red Bull’s ‘Culture Clash’

Trap music continues to be recognizable in the music realm with new anthems and artists climbing the charts. As easily as it’s noticed by the ears of hip-hop enthusiasts…

Messiah Steps Away from Latin Trap, Goes Classic Hip-Hop With Notorious B.I.G. Sample

Since he was co-signed back in 2016 by rap mogul 50 Cent, Messiah has helped prove that the future of hip-hop is en Español. Touted as one of the pioneers of the…

Interview: Farruko Talks “Krippy Kush (Remix)” With Nicki Minaj and 21 Savage & Rise Of Latin Trap

Throughout 2017, Boricua traperos Farruko and Bad Bunny dominated Latinx radio and global streaming services, alongside Rvssian, with the TrapXficante smash, “Krippy…

Ozuna, Bad Bunny, De La Ghetto, Farruko And Messiah Narrate Brief History Of Latin Trap

“Everybody will define it with a different verison,” says Bad Bunny about the phenomenon known as Latin Trap. For Billboard‘s series “A Brief History Of,” we had some of…

Music Choice And VidaPrimo Team Up To Bring Latin Trap To TV

Latin trap will soon be delivered to a broader audience, thanks to a partnership between Music Choice and VidaPrimo bringing the genre to television for the first…

Rappers Tackle Cultural Significance Of Trap Music At Billboard Latin Music Conference

Trap music – rooted in the ’90s underside of Atlanta – is a sub-genre of rap music traditionally marked by lyrics concerning violence and the drug enterprise. But it is…