Labor Day is around the corner and Billboard is hooking up readers with a work or money-related Latin playlist to enjoy over the long weekend.
The national holiday celebrates the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of their country. It also marks the end of summer and the beginning of the fall season.
Many hard-working people living in the states enjoy the three-day holiday break by relaxing, traveling, or having a get-together with friends.
“Dollar” – Becky G, Myke Towers
“The life lesson behind ‘Dollar’ is really that at the end of the day you have to love yourself first and trust yourself before you believe anyone else,” Becky G previously told Billboard. “Trust your gut and surround yourself with good people.”
“Billion” – Emilia
Telling the story of a lady who’s not impressed by a man’s money, flowers, or DMs on Instagram, Emilia is seen enjoying a luxurious lifestyle that she worked hard for.
“El Guero” – Grupo Firme ft. Marca MP
Fueled by its major success on TikTok, “El Guero” by Grupo Firme and Marca MP entered the Billboard charts this year. The song is about a hard-working man who provides for his family.
“El Trabajo Es La Suerte” – Banda MS
“I love this song because it talks about how things are earned with hard work and sacrifice. The title says it all: ‘To work is to have good luck,'” Banda MS’ Oswaldo Silvas told Billboard.
“Dinero” – Jennifer Lopez
Alongside DJ Khaled and Cardi B, J.Lo dropped a Spanglish trap song fused with rap music that highlights a woman who only wants her money and works hard for her glamorous life.
“La Guitarra” – Los Autenticos Decadentes
A true rock en español anthem, “La Guitarra” is a song for all of those people who don’t like to work a 9 to 5 job and would rather make a living out of their passion or hobby, such as being a musician.
“El Alfa” – Pa Pa Pa
With “Pa Pa Pa,” El Alfa pays tribute to the hard-working construction workers. In fact, the music video kicks off with the Dominican artist telling a model that he’s going to work scraping the streets.
“La Respuesta” – Becky G ft. Maluma
In the empowering reggaeton bop “La Respuesta,” Becky G teams up with Maluma to remind machista men around the world that women are hard-working, independent, and can get stuff done!
“Se Trabajar” – Jorge Valenzuela
The late Regional Mexican singer narrates the story of a man who lost his friends when he stayed jobless. In the end, he reminds them that he will be successful because he knows how to hustle.