Reggaeton

What is Reggaeton

Reggaeton

Reggae ton means a form of dance music of Puerto Rican origin, characterized by a fusion of Latin rhythms, dancehall, and hip-hop or rap. Its usually played at party or in the club it was born in Jamaica and went over to Latin America and hispanic countries.

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It came from Jamaica. It was influenced by hip hop, It was a mainly became big in 2004. Its know for having its on specific beat and rhythm. Music that this influenced was hip hop and rap.This music is know for having its on specific beat and rhythm. They use instruments such as drums, dembo and synth leads. Its usually played at parties or gathering.
Artist that play this music are Daddy Yankee, Don Omar, Tego Calderon, Ivy Queen and Pitbull. Dances that are done with this are Sandungueo. The dances are usually with a male and female where the female back is turned to the male. It's mainly in Latin America, US, Panama, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Europe, and Asia. People associated with it still are Pitbull and Ivy Queen