In the 1970s, indie label owner Henri Belolo helped take The Village People's "Y.M.C.A." all the way to No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. Now, 40 years later, the indie label owner behind French company Scorpio Music has another global hit on his hands with J Balvin and Willy William's "Mi Gente."
Throughout 2017, Jamaican reggae artist Chronixx has experienced a tremendous surge in his career fortunes. Now, despite confounding numbers, his time as the genre's pre-eminent artist seems to have arrived.