This playlist has Classic Latin Songs from all over Latin America and Spain. Many of these songs have been covered by famous artist and bands, all over the world, like Pedro Infante's, "Historia de Amor". which has been one of the most recorded songs in Latin music history "Hoy Tengo Ganas De Ti", which has recently been recorded by Christina Aguilera, and the classic song Bamboleo which has been recorded by The Gypsy Kings and Celia Cruz. The music runs the gamut from Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Flamenco,Tango to the classic Love Ballad like " Besame Mucho", which has been recorded even by the Beatles. This playlist spans a few decades and demonstrates the diversity and soul of Latin music from all over the Spanish Diaspora.
Here are a few Songs from within the Playlist ( 20 Songs) that I believe are some of the most popular and important songs in Latin Music History and that will give you a taste of this beautiful music that I grew up listening to here in America.
The Song, " Guantanamera" was a continuation of the poem by Cuban poet and statesman,Jose Marti. It has been covered by all the great artists: Beatles, Sandpipers, and even Julio Iglesias.
" Besame Mucho- Andrea Bocelli
" Que Rico El Mambo"- Perez Prado
La Cumparsita - Carlos Gardel
Graicas a La Vida written by Violetta Parra Song by Mercedes Sosa
" Hoy Tengo Ganas De Ti" Song by Christina Alguilera and Alejandro Sanz.
" Amor De Mis Amores"- Margarita La Diosa de La Cumbia- La Sonora Dynamita
" Historia de Amor" - Song by Luis Miguel
To See Full Latin Songs Playlist, Click Above Playlist to hear all 20 Songs. Enjoy !
This article was written by Sabrina Rongstad-Bravo
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