Spanish songs, what is a blog about Spain without an article about the best Spanish songs. That’s why we wrote this article about the 8 best Spanish songs. If you ask us, Spanish music often has a very cheerful and summery vibe. When we play one of these Spanish songs, we’re immediately in a summer mood. If you want to learn a bit of Spanish then you can already make a start with these songs. You have to dig a little bit in the lyrics of course. Many of these songs will often be heard in clubs and especially when you are in Spain.
Spanish songs; sun, summer and partying
Which words do you think about when hearing Spanish songs? We think of summer, sun, (holiday) love and parties. Well-known names in the very popular Spanish music industry, which you always and everywhere hear are Ozuna, J Balvin, Maluma, Nicky Jam and of course Daddy Yankee which most of you probably already know for a few years. There may be a number of songs that you have known for some time and hopefully some unknown ones that you’ll add to your playlist after reading this article.
1. Danny Ocean – Me Rehúso
Danny Ocean recorded the song for an old flame on Valentine’s Day. He had moved to Miami to escape the turmoil in his homeland, but the woman he liked and was still at school couldn’t go with him.
2. Becky G & Natti Natasha – Sin Pijama
You probably know Becky G from the song ‘shower’ from 2014. In 2018 she came with this song together with Natti Natasha that everyone happily sings along. Especially the words ‘Sin Pijama’ (without pajamas) are on repeat in your head. Would you like to be able to sing a whole song? Then check the Genius website for all song lyrics.
3. Maluma – Felices los 4
A song that is about not being together at the moment as partners. Even being together with another partner but eventually coming back together again because that’s faith.
4. Aitana – Teléfono
Aitana’s Teléfono is about a partner who wants her back only at times when it suits him. In the winter when it’s cold. She no longer buys his excuses and doesn’t respond to his calls. She’s doing fine on her own!
5. J Balvin & Nicky Jam – X
The only thing we have to say about this song is that it’s a huge hit and a great song to dance to.
6. Daddy Yankee – Dura
Who doesn’t know the song ‘Gasolina’? A huge hit in 2005. Daddy Yankee, one of the most famous names in the Spanish music and Reggaeton world. He is even partly responsible for the breakthrough of Reggaeton and won several prizes. He’s also on the most famous song of the summer of 2017 ‘Despacito’.
7. Daddy Yankee & Anuel AA – Adictiva
The latest song by Daddy Yankee and Anuel AA. The song is about being ‘addicted’ to someone. You very much long for this person.
8. J Balvin & Willy William – Mi Gente
In the summer of 2017 you didn’t get anywhere where this song wasn’t played. In all clubs on well-known summer holiday destinations this song was played so much and today you can still hear it in the clubs. A song that you have to dance to.
The Spanish music of today has stolen the hearts of many young people. It’s the perfect music to dance to all night long, to enjoy on the beach and to relax in the sun. On the cold, dark days, this music brings you back to the summer that we all love so much.
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