7 Woman Crushes in Latin Music We're Thankful For in 2018


With Thanksgiving week in full swing, Billboard Latin has put collectively a listing of a number of the hottest girls in Latin music that we’re grateful for in 2018.

Check out a few of our lady crushes of the yr beneath.

Becky G

Becky G kicked off 2018 with a track we had on replay all the yr, “Sin Pijamas” that includes Natti Natasha. The track peaked at No. 1 on the Latin Rhythm Digital Song Sales chart dated May 5. Thereafter, we had been blessed with different actually cool collaborations similar to “Cuando te Bese” with Paulo Londra, “Pienso en Ti” with Joss Favela, and “Booty” with C. Tangana.  

Natti Natasha

Natti Natasha had an unimaginable yr additionally, dropping new music back-to-back. She had collabs with Becky G, Bad Bunny, RKM & Ken-Y, Silvestre Dangond, and Thalia in “No Me Acuerdo.” Her track with Thalia nabbed each singers a high 10 on the Latin Pop Digital Song Sales (peaked at No. 6, chart dated June 16) and Latin Rhythm Digital Song Sales (peaked at No. 5, chart dated June 16).


Then now we have Anitta, who actually made 2018 her personal! In addition to releasing new music, together with a collab with Greeicy and an EP with three songs, the Brazilian bombshell’s jam “Downtown” was lately nominated for finest city track on the 2018 Latin Grammys. She additionally has new initiatives within the works with artists similar to Zion & Lennox, Natti Natasha and DJ Khaled. Oh, she additionally has a Netflix docuseries known as "Vai Anitta."


This yr has blessed us with the fantastic Rosalia, who has captivated our hearts along with her flamenco-pop fusion. Nominated for 5 awards on the 2018 Latin Grammys, the 25-year-old from Spain received finest city/fusion efficiency and finest various track for “Malamente.”

Angela Aguilar

Taking over the Regional Mexican scene is Angela Aguilar, proving that she’s an rising artist to control for 2019. At solely 14 years outdated, Aguilar, the youngest daughter of famed Mexican singer Pepe Aguilar, was nominated for 2 Latin Grammys and along with her powerhouse vocals crooned everybody on the awards present.


Thalia has been our favourite particular person on the Internet this complete yr. Yeah, she likes to publish lots of images and movies on Instagram, however what fan is just not grateful for that? Besides dropping the social gathering starter “No Me Acuerdo” that includes Natti Natasha, let’s keep in mind when she went viral with the hilarious “Thalia Challenge.” The track can also be a success!

Karol G

She headlined her first-ever U.S. tour with an all-girl band, she dropped “Mi Cama,” “Culpables” with Anuel AA and “Creeme” with Maluma, and she or he simply grew to become Latin Grammys 2018 finest new artist. With all of those unimaginable accomplishments in 2018, how can we not be pleased about Karol G?