Listen Up! Inside The Passion and Power Driving Spotify’s Fastest Growing Genre

2021 was a huge year for Latin music on Spotify. One in five of our top 50 artists were Latin, with Bad Bunny at number 1 again! From reggaetón to rock, R&B to bachata, the sounds of Latin music are evolving thanks to a new generation of artists. Our guests serve up insights into the growth of Latin music on our platform and where it’s headed next.


Spotify: Mic Check Podcast

Tune Into the Story of Afro-Italian Trap Artist Epoque

Her multicultural, multilingual sound caught the attention of Spotify editors in Italy, who eagerly added her debut song to their playlists, and it wasn’t long until she was snapped up by a major record label. She discusses trying to find her identity, and embracing her African heritage and Italian upbringing in a community where acceptance could be a struggle.


Spotify: For the Record Podcast

2021: That’s a Wrap!

Delivering the most-streamed artists, podcasts and listening habits of millions of users is a massive project that intersects creativity and tech. We’re lifting the lid to show you how it’s done, with a cast of Spotifiers who worked tirelessly to make your 2021 Wrapped results come to life. Plus we’ll hear from Latin superstar Bad Bunny as well as Nathan Evans, the Scottish postman who had us all singing sea shanties this year.