Viva Friday: Best Music Picks Of the Week by Luis Fonsi, Ruben Blades, Joss Favela and More


Viva Friday is a compilation of one of the best new songs, albums and movies really helpful by Billboard Latin editors.

This week on the Viva Friday playlist, we've bought Joss Favela and Becky G’s “Pienso en Ti,” “Imposible” by Luis Fonsi and Ozuna, Trending Topics’ "Dandy del Congo" that includes Amayo, Ruben Blades, and extra.

Joss Favela, Becky G - “Pienso en Ti”

Joss Favela and Becky G, two younger artists, who've joined forces for a really romantic Regional Mexican tune known as “Pienso En Ti.” The single was launched with a stupendous music video the place the 2 singers are a pair who're deeply in love. -- SUZETTE FERNANDEZ

Luis Fonsi, Ozuna - “Imposible”

This monitor will make you fall in love. The romantic reggaeton combines each artist's types, leading to a singular tune. “Imposible” was launched alongside a music video directed by Carlos Perez, and filmed in Miami, Fla. and Los Angeles. In the clip, Luis Fonsi and Ozuna are singing at a practice station. Watch it under. -- S.F.

Tito Nieves, Sergio George - "Como Yo" ft. Pacho "El Antifeka"

Tito Nieves singing reggaeton! We by no means noticed this coming...or did we? Following their single "Viv la Musica," the famend salsa singer and Grammy-winning producer Sergio George current "Como Yo," a salsa-meets-reggaeton single that includes Pacho "El Antifeka." The music video, filmed in Naguabo, Puerto Rico, brings to the forefront the gorgeous points of interest it provides, comparable to its virgin seashores and colourful way of life within the barrio. With this tropical single, Nieves and George put together followers for his or her upcoming musical venture and tour. -- JESSICA ROIZ

Trending Topics - "Dandy del Congo" ft. Amayo

The way forward for Latin music is right here! "Dandy del Congo" with an help from Amayo is the brand new single coming hand-in-hand with Eduardo Cabra (Calle 13's "Visitante") and Vicente Garcia's highly-anticipated Trending Topics album. Counting on the participation of artists comparable to Ziggy Marley, Ile, Ana Tijoux, and PJ Sin Suela, the brand new album tackles topics comparable to a future that has already occurred, relationships supplanted by smartphone dependancy, and a take a look at the African "Dandy Men" custom, as seen within the new music video under. -- J.R.

Ruben Blades – “Pedro Navaja” Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis 

Clad in a grey go well with, white shirt underneath a checkered tie, and his normal narrow-brimmed hat, Ruben Blades surrounds himself with a sturdy music ensemble: Jazz at The Lincoln Center Orquestra with Wynton Marsalis who put a brand new spin on his classics. For the discharge of the dwell LP, Una Noche Con Rubén Blades, recorded dwell in 2014 in New York City’s Rose Theater, Blades presents a jazzed model of “Pedro Navaja,” the immortalized barrio bully, considered one of his forged of characters, whom he cleverly endeared to us by a story prose turned salsa, among the best basic storytelling tunes of his wonderful profession; a journey of incommensurable hits that problem our pondering mode with vivid reflections drawn from private experiences. -- PAMELA BUSTIOS

Kany Garcia – “A Mis Amigos” that includes Melendi

With an acoustic guitar and her signature charisma, Kany Garcia releases “A Mis Amigos,” a tune that options Spanish singer-songwriter, Melendi; a stupendous tune exceeding nostalgia mirrored by a confessional dialogue of intimacy. In their first collaboration, Garcia and Melendi’s profound conversational storyline, friendship takes priority. Sensibly urging each other to remain, the tune’s music video journeys by a group of photos from the previous with a robust message: no te vayas de aquí, yo te necesito pa’ salvarme (don’t go away, I would like you to avoid wasting me). -- P.B.

Beto Cuevas & Monsieur Periné – “Rosas en El Lodo”

Chilean Singer-songwriter, Beto Cuevas returns with “Rosas en El Lodo,” his new single in collaboration with Bogota-based music ensemble, Monsiuer Periné. The 70’s impressed tune, bursting old-school rhythms, involves dwell by a Bond-inspired clip. The tune’s music video teems with flamboyant photos depicting probably the most iconic scenes of the basic; a persecution whereby Cuevas and Monsieur Periné’s lead vocalist, Catalina Garcia traverse amid a thread of affection and lack thereof. -- P.B.

Plan B, Natti Natasha, Daddy Yankee, RKM & Ken-Y, Arcangel - "Zum Zum" (Remix)

Just once you thought a tune with Daddy Yankee, RKM & Ken-Y, and Arcangel was all the pieces you ever wished... BAM! comes Plan B and Natti Natasha. On Friday (Oct. 19), Pina Records dropped the remix for "Zum Zum," including the old-school reggaeton duo and Dominican city singer into the combo. Keeping its catchy movement and horny essence, Plan B and Natti kick off the remix with their very own distinctive twists. Could this mark a attainable comeback by Plan B? We hope so! Check out the lyric video under.