The 24th edition of the Latin Grammys, held in Seville, Spain, stands as a milestone in the event's history, representing its first venture outside the United States - a testament to its global impact and ongoing journey towards embracing diverse cultural horizons. But why Andalusia? Why Seville?
Camarón de la Isla is universally acknowledged as the greatest flamenco singer of all time; he is flamenco’s rock star. On Musical Getaways’ Deep Flamenco Tour, we will visit San Fernando, the birthplace of Camarón, a pilgrimage site for flamenco fanatics where the soul of flamenco holds sway.
The Petronio Alvarez Music Festival is a hidden gem that showcases this diversity, particularly celebrating the rich Afro-Colombian culture of the Pacific region.
Here in Comuna 13, Medellín, it was hip-hop music that pushed anti-violence transformation the most and became the main way to express peaceful views.
The music and culture of Brazil blend various influences beautifully and harmoniously. From the popular and legendary Samba to the unique Forró to the iconic Bossa Nova, and dozens of other music genres in between. Brazil encompasses a lot of diversity!