Here you will find a list of some of the most popular Spanish songs. Some of these Latin songs are oldies but goodies, and others are currently topping the music charts (as of December, 2010).
Popular Songs in Spanish
From Spain to Mexico and from the Caribbean to South America… the singers who perform these wonderful songs come from different countries where Spanish is spoken, including the United States. You will also find a couple of Italian artists who also sing in Spanish.
You will notice that the following songs cover a wide range of genres, including cumbia, merengue, romantic ballads, and raeggeton (also spelled reguetón). Latin music has something for everyone.
Note: This is by no means a definitive or comprehensive list. These songs are just a tiny sample of the hundreds of popular songs in Spanish.
In no particular order of popularity, here are some well-known Spanish songs followed by the name of the performer.
- Bachata Rosa – Juan Luis Guerra y 440
- Bésame – Camila
- Como La Flor – Selena
- Cosas De La Vida – Eros Ramazotti
- Cuando Me Enamoro – Enrique Iglesias and Juan Luis Guerra
- Danza Kuduro – Don Omar and Lucenzo
- El Malo – Aventura
- Es Por Tí – Juanes
- Estoy Aquí – Shakira
- Estoy Enamorado – Wisin y Yandel
- Eternamente Bella – Alejandra Guzmán
- Hoy – Gloria Estefan
- La Camisa Negra – Juanes
- La Despedida – Daddy Yankee
- La Gota Fría – Carlos Vives
- La Incondicional – Luis Miguel
- La Negra Tiene Tumbao – Celia Cruz
- La Tortura – Shakira featuring Alejándro Sanz
- Lo Mejor De Mi Vida Eres Tú – Ricky Martin featuring Natalia Jiménez
- Loca – Shakira featuring EL Cata
- Mi Necesidad – Grupo Montez de Durango
- Mi Tierra – Gloria Estefan
- Tan Enamorados – Ricardo Montaner
- Víveme – Laura Pausini
- Y Cómo es Él – José Luis Perales
For up to date information, top Latin songs and the latest charts, please visit Billboard – Latin Songs
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