Meet This Week's Latin Artist on the Rise: The Spanish Urban Singer C. Tangana


It was just one year ago that C. Tangana dropped “Mala Mujer” (Bad Woman), taking over digital platforms and spreading his urban music internationally. The style C. Tangana is very real and honest, so much so that he has been criticized for the expressions his songs and even his videos especially in Spain. But he has remained true to his roots, making a difference in the urban genre.

The music the Madrid native singer is influenced by the Latin rhythms more oriented for the nightclubs, but has also conquered digital platforms, gaining millions streams.

Meet this week’s Latin artist on the rise:

Name: C. Tangana

Age: 27

Major Accomplishment: Releasing “Mala Mujer,” C. Tangana nabbed the best new artist award at the 2017 40 Music Awards and the best worldwide act (Spain) at the MTV EMA.

Recommended Song: “Bien Duro,” which tells the story a toxic relationship and shines its unforgiving light on its inconsistencies and contradictions.

What's Next: C. Tangana is currently promoting his new single “Bien Duro” and will make his way to the U.S. next month. He is also touring Spain and Europe this summer.