rosalia just turned 30 years old and so happily set up in Olympus The goddess of pop, in which she has climbed six intense years in which she has composed songs that have become worldwide hits and revolutionized the world of music.
in these songs Hits advertising, risky experiments, explosive mix of styles, Discovery of origins and leaks in the future; But ten of them define him in particular and can be considered the ten steps to fame.
1. Before you die
This song was released in 2016, when rosalia She was an undisclosed student at the Higher School of Music (ESMUC) in Catalonia, and her musical (and passionate) partner, C. Tangana, had not yet hit the charts.
The subject is what a . is called sleeper hit Because, although some searched it on the network and claim to have found it even today rosalia Before anyone else, it became most known about its existence two years later when it was included in the soundtrack for the first season of the Netflix series “Elite”.
This . is the first single from the album’s first Rosalia, angel (2017), the most flamenco album of the artist, who fell in love with this ancestral art in the streets of his ancestral saint, Esteve Cesroviers.
Rosalia did not learn flamenco at home, but she made it the focus of her musical training and became the protagonist of her debut album, which is not pure flamenco, but a reinterpretation of how it might have been otherwise. old songs.
It was this song that made him famous. This is the first cut from their album bad wishes (2018), an album that released a . started as graduate work And it became a musical revolution with lots of flamenco clap and very urban underpinnings.
4. I LOVE YOUR LOOK
This is another highlight of the same work, which tells the story of a toxic relationship through eleven chapters that talk about abuse, submission, empowerment, and abuse. release.
5. Say my name
This song was used by people who . wanted to spoil the success of Rosalia, Criticizing it for its “appropriation” of Gypsy culture. It did them no good. He also took off.
this is a heart breaking chapter the sea wants a tattered theme in which he remains faithful to his flamenco roots and a close relationship with barcelonaThe city where the strip club called Baghdad, the title of which is located, is located.
A connection with the original that persists today, but he has been losing weight over time, given the strong impression of his emotional, physical and musical journey. Latin America.
7. With Height
Along with Colombian Jay Balvin, it is one of the singles that Rosalia released. bad wisheswith which he weaved networks outside Spain and prepared his next step Olympus.
8. Just in case
Mixed with Classic Jazz with This Experimental Reggaeton synthesizer This dissuaded those who thought that Rosalia had launched herself without any complex in the arms of the most commercial music industry based in Miami.
It was one of the previews for their next and so far final album, motomamiAnd managed to generate great hope: How was the new album going to be? commercial? experimental?flamenco, Latino? … in the end it was all in one.
this is one of my favorite topics Generation Z of disc motomamiAn album in which he moves away from flamenco to approach Latin sounds, although the mix of styles is so explosive that it is difficult to classify.
In any case, this is an album that has not only lived up to expectations, but has gone ahead and been successful in both TIC Toc among music critics. a feat.
Merengue and . a mambo with elements of electro Destined for the dance floor, this is her most recent success, but it won’t be the last, this goddess not easily expelled from Olympus.