Puerto Rican Reggaeton
List of Top Puerto Rican Trap Artists
Every culture today has cemented its own music, and that also goes for the long list of top Puerto Rican trap artists and the extensive roster of top Puerto Rican reggaeton artists. When you consider genres like reggae, the first country that comes to one’s mind will be Jamaica, in this same context, reggaeton is a popular style that has been made famous through numerous of Puerto Rican artists.
Throughout the time of Puerto Rico’s presence and dominance in reggaeton there has always been numerous Puerto Rican artists to represent within the global scene of reggaeton music. Some of the first Puerto Rican reggaeton stars and pioneers of the genre were the likes of Ivy Queen, Vico C, Tego Calderón, Voltio, Héctor el Father, and others, while many were also rap and hip-hop artists.
While some may make the claim the origins of reggaeton derived from the Caribbean and West Indian styles of dancehall music. Others may also make the claim the style originated in Panama with El General, but regardless of the place of origins Puerto Ricans truly built the foundation for today’s reggaeton music. Beginning as an “underground” genre, now reggaeton is one of the world’s fastest growing genres of music.
Puerto Rican reggaeton, as well Puerto Rican trap artists, have become some of Latin America’s biggest stars. Stars like Daddy Yankee, who moved from the Playero 37 mixtape into becoming a media sensation. The beautiful Ivy Queen, who began her career in the mid-1990s before transforming into becoming the “Queen of Reggaeton,” becoming one of the most successful Latin artists of our time with numerous hits throughout the late 1990s, 2000s, and the early 2010s.
If you rewind a bit to 2017, Luis Fonsi teamed up with Daddy Yankee to create an amazingly successful single, “Despacito,” which became one of the most-streamed and most-watched songs on YouTube. This track spent over sixteen consecutive weeks as Billboard No. 1 and broke records as one of the two first non-English songs to make it to the peak of Billboard.
Artists like Daddy Yankee, Ozuna, Anuel AA, Farruko, and Bad Bunny have become a colossal influence in North America and established themselves in the mainstream media of Latin America and other surrounding areas. North American artists started featuring some prominent artists from Puerto Rico in their tracks, fused the two styles of reggaeton and mumble rap, and created a hybrid style, Puerto Rican trap music. Artists such as Bad Bunny and Ozuna have become famous Puerto Rican trap artists through this style of music and have prompted the American stars to pay close attention.
Entering 2022, Puerto Rican trap artists and reggaeton artists have continued to dominate the landscape of music in Latin America. No artists are bigger or have come close to the popularity that Puerto Rican artists have developed over the years. With a massive market, Puerto Rican trap and reggaeton artists have gained millions of listeners in North America, the Caribbean, South America, and even in Europe.
Top 30 Puerto Rican Trap Artists & Reggaeton
1. Bad Bunny
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2. Daddy Yankee
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6. Rauw Alejandro
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7. Myke Towers
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9. Jhay Cortez
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10. Justin Quiles
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15. Jay Wheeler
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16. Bryant Myers
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17. De La Ghetto
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21. J Alvarez
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24. Zion & Lennox
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25. Eladio Carrión
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27. Lary Over
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Honorable Mention Puerto Rican Reggaeton
– Ele A El Dominio Youtube: Ele A El Dominio and Instagram: @Ele A El Dominio
– Jamby El Favo Youtube: Jamby El Favo and Instagram: @Jamby El Favo
– Rafa Pabon Youtube: Rafa Pabon and Instagram: @RafaPabon
– Marvel Boy Youtube: Marvel Boy and Instagram: @Marvel Boy
– Gotay El Autentiko Youtube: Gotay El Autentiko and Instagram: @Gotay El Autentiko
– Barbie Rican Youtube: Barbie Rican and Instagram: @Barbie Rican
– Carlitos Rossy Youtube: Carlitos Rossy and Instagram: @Carlitos Rossy
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*Unofficial Order. The more popular artists that have a combination of the most followers, streams, views, and most recent releases are near the top.