20 Latinos Who Changed The World With Their Music

We’re at a time in popular culture when Latin music is more popular than ever. And with over 437 million native Spanish-speakers worldwide, it’s no wonder Latin music has finally claimed its place in the sun. But the “Latin Music Boom” didn’t happen over night. Latin musicians have been working hard to make their mark on the music industry for a long time. Musicians like Celia Cruz and Chavela Vargas ran the game in their own time, paving the way for today’s cross-over stars like Shakira and Daddy Yankee. There are so many Latino musicians that changed the world with their music and transcended the confines of “genre” or language. Here are 20 iconic Latinos who changed the world with their music.

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