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From Brazilian gospel to Puerto Rican reggaeton and Dutch hip-hop, music streaming company Deezer is scouring the globe for gaps in the market where it can survive and thrive against Spotify and Apple. Francis Maguire reports From Brazilian gospel to Dutch.
His father, Vicente Fernández, is a legend, known as the king of ranchera, the genre of traditional music that dates back before the Mexican ... he has notched another musical milestone. His February release, Rompiendo Fronteras, became his sixth No.
From Brazilian gospel to Puerto Rican reggaeton and Dutch hip-hop, music streaming company Deezer is scouring the globe for gaps in the market where it can survive and thrive against Spotify and Apple. Francis Maguire reports.
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He’s been a workaholic, putting out new music at a steady clip ... (Russonello) NELLIE McKAY Having found musical inspiration in women ranging from Doris Day to the convicted murderer Barbara Graham, Ms. McKay discovered her latest muse in a fellow.
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Merengue is another of the musical gifts ... Latin urban music has experienced significant changes during the last two decades. From the original sounds of the reggae fusion created by Panamanian artist El General to the reggaeton fever of the late 1990s.
Spotify and its peers have removed the economic barrier to musical cosmopolitanism – those who ... This freedom is changing the way music is being written — reggaeton, for example, has broken through on a global scale thanks to the network effects.