Episode 33: Spanish Girls Love Me Like I Am Aventura
Honorable Mentions In Today’s Episode
Final thirty days, Romeo Santos became initial ever Bachata star to complete a job interview in the Breakfast Club in new york. The Breakfast Club is a hip-hop radio show hosted by DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne tha God morning. I knew it was gonna be a good day if I caught the People’s Choice Mix on the way to work when I worked in Corporate Finance in H-Town. Often i might be therefore to the music that I’d skip the exit to your working workplace and also have to make around, but i did son’t care.
Anyhoo, this meeting is a fairly huge deal since he was the lead singer of Aventura (which is Spanish for “adventure”) for me because I’ve been a fan of Romeo’s music. The King of Bachata for those of you who don’t know, Romeo Santos is the KOB.
What exactly is Bachata?
Bachata is just a genre of music that lives in the Dominican Republic. It also possesses its own party.
You’ve got old-fashioned bachata from Dominicanos like Antony Santos aka El Mayimbe, Zacarias Ferreira, Frank Reyes, Joe Veras “el hombre de tu vida, ” Yoskar Sarante (que en paz descanse). That homegrown DR noise. I really could do not delay – on because I adore bachata, but I’ll reign it in because i really do have a place.
(I’m just laying the inspiration at this time. )
Whenever Aventura hit the scene, this signature was created by them noise of bachata that reflected both their Dominican origins as well as the Bronx. NYC has already been an amalgamation that is cultural of, rhythms, realities and also you could hear this within their music.
Romeo played a actually big component in this because the team’s songwriter and producer.
“We Broke The Rules” is nevertheless certainly one of my records that are favorite this very day. They made bachata cool for the young Dominicans and then your noise spread and so now you’ve got a entire couple of different Latinos listening to it — mexicanos, argentinos, chilenos, therefore on and so forth. Continue reading Episode 33: Spanish Girls Love Me Like I Am Aventura