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EMI April shares music publishing credit for several of the top 10 Hot Latin Songs titles for the first half of the year, led by the long-running No. 1 hit "Odio," recorded by Romeo Santos. Those publishing shares help put EMI April at the pinnacle of the midyear Top Hot Latin Songs Publishers recap.

"Odio" songwriting credits are shared by Santos, Drake (real name Aubrey Graham), Richard Preston "Rico Love" Butler Jr., Karen Rodriguez, Earl Hood, Eric Goudy II, Dwayne Nesmith and Noah "40" Shebib.

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