Articles written by: Victor Dermenghem

Felix Hall, 25 years of Reggaeton in 13 projects
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Felix Hall, 25 years of Reggaeton in 13 projects

To follow up on our conversations and our readings on the origins of Reggaeton (Part. 1, part. 2, part. 3), we asked London DJ Felix Hall to make a selection of songs. His show on NTS is a real gold […]

A history of Reggaeton. (Part 3)
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A history of Reggaeton. (Part 3)

Part 1 “At the beginning: the Reggae in Spanish”. Part 2 “Stopover in New York. Reggaeton, a loop story.” Puerto Rico and the “Música underground”. In the early 90s, following the trail of hip hop, the Spanish reggae of Nando […]

A history of Reggaeton. (Part 2)
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A history of Reggaeton. (Part 2)

Part 1 “At the beginning: the Reggae in Spanish”. Part 3 “Puerto Rico and the “Música underground”. From opposition to commercial success.” Stopover in New York. If Panama plays an important role in the definition of the Reggaeton sound through […]

A history of Reggaeton. (Part 1)
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A history of Reggaeton. (Part 1)

Part 2: Reggaeton, a loop story. Stopover in New York. Part 3 “Puerto Rico and the “Música underground”. From opposition to commercial success.” Preamble In recent years, reggaeton, and by extension all that comes under the umbrella of the ‘Dembow’ […]