16 Latin Pop Hits You Need in Your Life – And No, “Despacito” Isn’t One of Them

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For fans of Latin pop, we couldn’t be more thrilled that artists like Daddy Yankee are finally crossing over into the mainstream and getting the attention they deserve. But that doesn’t mean we’re not sick to death of this year’s Latin summer anthem.
“Despacito” by Daddy Yankee and Luis Fonsi has broken records and topped charts, marking a turning point for Latino music in the mainstream. Still, we all know the song is massively over-played — and that includes the Justin Bieber remix. The good news is, if you started out loving the song (and no shame in admitting you still turn the radio up when it comes on), we’ve got a whole world of Latin music for you to discover. Vamos!