This year, the dominance of men in the Latin urban genre has dwindled. Finally, girls have conquered the popular genre, and have made very clear that they also have the power and talent to take over the charts.
For example, Becky G’s “Mayores" with Bad Bunny peaked No. 3 on the Hot Latin Songs chart (dated Nov. 25) and the song has given much to talk about because of its lyrics. Women like Becky have turned the game around, deciding to take the initiative to sing controversial songs and partner with male singers -- but keep themselves at the forefront.
Below, Billboard highlights five outstanding girls who have stepped up and created a movement to culminate the dominance of men during 2017.