Anitta became the biggest name in funk today
Anitta it’s making talk in gringa! After being invited and performing on stage at VMA 2021, she became not only a hot topic, but also one of the Billboard stories. In an interview, the Brazilian was asked about her career in Brazil and the fact that the singer was able to make Brazilian funk something as big internationally as reggaeton was mentioned.
“It’s very difficult to come from Brazil to the Latino public, people think it’s the same thing and it isn’t. We speak Portuguese, it’s a completely different culture”, she says. “A lot of famous people in Brazil that nobody in the Latin world knows and vice versa. A lot of famous people in Brazil that nobody in the Latin world knows and vice versa”, said the singer.
The magazine also mentioned the fact that the owner of the hit ‘Show das Poderosas’ managed to make Brazilian funk as big internationally as reggaeton. In addition, Billboard also recalls the history of international artists who Anitta has as collaborations throughout his career.
Anitta is largely responsible for expanding Brazilian funk abroad. The singer is in one of the best phases of her musical career, reaching places that no Brazilian artist has ever reached.
Check out the Billboard post:
Billboard credits Anitta with having “Brazilian Funk” included in the Urban Music category at the Latin Grammys in 2021. pic.twitter.com/2YFSDu1a7u
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