Maluma and J Balvin unapologetically embrace their language and tradition. Regardless of criticism from producers, audiences, and the American music trade, Maluma and J Balvin insist on singing in Spanish.
“I wish to be acknowledged on this planet as a Latino and as an artist from Colombia who sings in Spanish,” Maluma said in the identical GQ interview. He continues to say that he doesn’t assume he has to sing in English for folks to take pleasure in his music.
J Balvin shares comparable ideas.
“Simply since you are Latino, doesn’t imply you may’t be world,” J Balvin stated in an interview with CNN. Individuals might not perceive what his lyrics imply, however they really feel it.
That is totally true. J Balvin and Maluma have turn out to be a few of the most listened to artists worldwide, J Balvin coming in fifth on Spotify final 12 months and with 25.6 million YouTube subscribers. Maluma is shut behind with 23.5 million YouTube subscribers.