Powerful Urban Latinas: These 9 Women Are Killing It In A Male-Dominated World

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With Women's History Month in full swing, there's no better way to celebrate than bringing to the forefront talented and empowering women.

Let's get to the nitty-gritty; the following Latina singers are young badass women in the urban scene who are changing the game. Take notes because you might want to keep them on your radar.

#1 Karol G

Karol G is a 27-year-old singer from Colombia. She's reigning the charts with songs such as Ahora Me Llama, A Ella, and Pineapple. Needless to say, her debut album Unstoppable is an ode to women around the world.

#2 Natti Natasha

Natti Natasha made history in 2017 by becoming the Most-Viewed Latina Singer on YouTube with her song Criminal featuring Ozuna. But her success does not stop there as the Dominican star has kicked off 2018 with two other hits: Amantes de unanoche (ft. Bad Bunny) and Tonta (ft. RKM y Ken Y).

#3 Anitta

Anitta is not only an urban singer but one of the hottest Brazilian celebs on social media. She stepped foot in the Latin industry after collaborating with artists such as Maluma and J Balvin.

#4 Becky G

Becky G's style has changed throughout the years and we're not hating it! Shower Becky G is long gone because Mayores Becky G is now taking over the world and music charts!

#5 Gigi Ojeda

Gigi Ojeda is a Puerto Rican singer who forms part of the Miami-based duo Domino Saints. She recently represented her beautiful Caribbean island at the renowned Viña del Mar Festival in Chile.

#6 Leslie Grace

Leslie Grace is a 23-year-old Dominican-American songstress who transitioned from bachata to urban music. Whatever the genre, this powerhouse never fails to impress... and get us dancing!

#7 Cardi B

Seriously, who doesn't know Cardi B by now? This Dominican queen had an incredible 2017 with the success of Bodak Yellow. She's since collaborated with artists such as Ozuna and Bruno Mars. Catch her singing in Spanish above.

#8 Greeicy

If you're a sucker for telenovelas, chances are Greeicy sounds familiar. With over 10 years of acting, this Colombian actress has turned heads when she debuted as an urban singer. Her song Amantes ft. Mike Bahia is a must-hear, must-download, must-everything!

#9 Malu Trevejo

At only 15 years old, Malu Trevejo is the youngest singer in the game. The Cuban-American teen is super popular on Instagram thanks to her belly dancing videos, but check her out as a singer also. Her music is lit!

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