Biz backs Latin music for long-term UK success

Mark Sutherland

Top executives at home and abroad are backing the Latin music scene to enjoy long-lasting UK success after its summer chart takeover.

Friday’s Official Singles Chart saw four Latin-tinged records in the Top 20: Little Mix’s collaboration with CNCO, Reggaetón Lento (Syco) at No.5; Luis Fonsi Feat.

Daddy Yankee & Justin Bieber’s all-conquering Despacito (Polydor) at No.7; J Balvin & Willy William’s Mi Gente (Polydor) at No.8; and Enrique Iglesias Feat. Sean Paul & Matt Terry’s Súbeme La Radio (RCA) ...

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