Females in Latin music are poised for the breakthrough. Is the industry ready for them?

Females in Latin music are poised for the breakthrough. Is the industry ready for them?

Colombian singer Karol G is an unusual force in Latin music that is urban. Although the 27-year-old is really as sleek and glossy being a beauty queen, she wields an unapologetic toughness that comes down whenever she’s sparring against reggaeton’s many ruthless male designers.

But a decade ago, Karol G ended up being simply Carolina Giraldo, a newcomer earnestly peddling reggaeton and R&B mix tapes from a single radio place to another location inside her indigenous Medellin. More