Known as "El Rey de la Música Ranchera" (The King of Ranchera Music), prolific Mexican performer Vicente Ferndandez sings "Estos Celos" ("This Jealousy"), the lead single from his seventy-ninth studio album: "Para Siempre" (Forever).
Argentinean singer/songwriter Vincentico was part of the acclaimed group, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, before becoming a solo artist in 2001. His cover of the poignant song, "Los Caminos de la Vida" [The Roads of Life], was released as a part of his second solo album, "Los Rayos" [The Rays] in 2004 and speaks to the fact that the reality of life is often different from what we expected.
Colombia, Puerto Rico
Enjoy the lively choreography of the video for "Nota de Amor," ["Feeling of Love"], a chart-topping 2015 single from Puerto Rican singer Wisin's third album, Los Vaqueros: La Trilogía [The Cowboys: The Trilogy], on which he collaborated with Colombian artist, Carlos Vives, and Puerto Rican singer/rapper, Daddy Yankee.
Jorge Celedon is a Colombian singer specializing in the Colombian folk genre, vallenato. In "Me gustas mucho" [I Like You a Lot], he sings about his affection for a girl with beautiful eyes.
Spanish artist Muerdo's 2015 single, "Luz Natural" [Natural Light], speaks to, among other things, modern society's need to cultivate the "natural light" of basic human relationships, rather than the media's incessant glare.
"Semillas" is a song about rebirth and new beginnings, leaving behind what weighs us down and hanging on to only what nourishes us.
Spanish songstress Sandra Bernardo sings "Lola."
"Mentira" ["Lie"] is the first single from the 2001 MTV Unplugged album by the Chilean rock band, "La Ley" ["The Law"].
Renowned Dominican singer, songwriter, composer and producer, Juan Luis Guerra, performs a live rendition of the title track from his 1989 album, "Ojalá Que Llueva Café" ["I Hope That It Rains Coffee"].
Watch Spanish pop band La Oreja de Van Gogh's music video for "El Primer Dia del Resto de Mi Vida" (The First Day of the Rest of My Life).
Cuba, Puerto Rico
Puerto Rican duo Calle 13 and famed Cuban singer-songwriter, Silvio Rodriguez, team up to bring us this tune about how love can turn one's world around. Its charming video won the 2015 Latin Grammy award for Best Short Form Music Video
Puerto Rican bandleader and singer of salsas and boleros, Gilberto Santa Rosa, is also known as "El Caballero de la Salsa" (The Gentleman of Salsa). His beautiful voice can be heard here on this ballad, "Que Alguien Me Diga" ("Let Someone Tell Me") from his 2008 album, "Solo Bolero" ("Just Bolero").
Brazil, Colombia, Puerto Rico, USA
Bacilos was a Latin pop band founded in Miami and comprised of members from Puerto Rico, Brazil, Colombia and the United States. "Mi Primer Millón" ("My First Million"), a song about their desire to make it in the music business, won the Latin Grammy for Best Record in 2003.