Music distribution has modified over time and so has the way in which it’s consumed, as a result of, , know-how.
But one factor’s sure: whether or not it’s popping a disc into your transportable CD participant or downloading a complete observe record in your cellphone, music junkies love to purchase albums.
As a Latino millennial who grew up listening to the whole lot from Juan Gabriel’s tearjerker songs to Selena’s empowering anthems, and who’s at the moment jamming to an intense reggeaton playlist, gathering CDs and/or shopping for a digital album has been my longtime favourite pastime (shout out to those that relate).
With Hispanic Heritage Month in full swing, Streets Talkin has put collectively the Top 20 Latin Albums of all time. The record consists of the whole lot from albums that we have been obsessive about within the ‘90s to Ozuna’s 2017 manufacturing, Odisea.
The Top 20 Latin Albums record is ranked based mostly on peak place on the Top Latin Albums chart from the rating's first chart week on July 10, 1993, to the Sept. 08, 2018-dated chart. For albums with the identical variety of weeks at No. 1, ties have been damaged by probably the most whole weeks on the chart.
Check out the entire record under.
1. Gloria Estefan – Mi Tierra
The Cuban singer's album peaked at No. 1 on the July 10, 1993-dated chart, the place she spent 58 weeks on the prime.
2. Ozuna – Odisea
Ozuna has made historical past with this album, turning into the longest-leading No. 1 by a male artist on the Top Latin Albums chart. Odisea nabbed the No. 1 spot on the chart dated Sept. 16, 2017, ruling for 46 weeks.
three. Selena – Dreaming of You
Released posthumously, Selena’s bilingual album peaked at No. 1 on the Aug. 5, 1995-dated chart, spending 44 weeks on the prime.
four. Luis Miguel – Segundo Romance
The Mexican-based crooner peaked at No. 1 on the Sept. 17, 1994 tally, staying robust for 29 weeks.
5. Ricky Martin – Vuelve
Ricky Martin’s heartfelt album peaked at No. 1 on the Feb. 28, 1998-dated charts and reigned the chart for 26 weeks.
6. Daddy Yankee – Barrio Fino
Daddy Yankee introduced reggaeton to the forefront together with his No. 1 album (peak date July 31, 2004), remaining on the prime for 24 weeks.
7. Aventura – The Last
Aventura revolutionized bachata with The Last, album that peaked at No. 1 on the June 27, 2009-dated record, the place it spent 23 weeks.
eight. Selena – Amor Prohibido
With timeless songs reminiscent of “Bidi Bidi Bom Bom” and “No Me Queda Mas,” Selena’s album peaked at No. 1 on the chart dated June 11, 1994, reigning for 20 weeks.
9. Juan Gabriel – Los Duo 2
His duets with Marc Anthony, J Balvin, and different artists nabbed Juanga the main spot on the Jan. 2, 2016-dated chart, the place it spent 20 weeks.
10. Christina Aguilera – Mi Reflejo
Xtina made her strategy to No. 1 with Mi Reflejo on the Sept. 30, 2000 record, sitting tight for 19 weeks — not too shabby for her first all-Spanish album.
11. Romeo Santos – Formula: Vol. 1
Keeping bachata alive, Romeo Santos' album peaked at No. 1 on the Nov. 26, 2011 tally and proved that “the king stays king” for 17 weeks.
12. Shakira – Fijacion Oral: Vol. 1
The Colombian famous person peaked at No. 1 together with her album on the June 25, 2005-dated chart, reigning on the prime of the Top Latin Albums record for 17 weeks.
13. Enrique Iglesias – Sex & Love
With the discharge of his tenth studio album, the Spanish pop singer ranked No. 1 on the April 5, 2014 tally, remaining on the highest for 16 weeks.
14. Enrique Iglesias – Vivir
Prior to Sex & Love, Iglesias nabbed the No. 1 spot on the Feb. 15, 1997-dated chart together with his album Vivir, protecting robust for 15 weeks.
15. Daddy Yankee – Barrio Fino: En Directo
Because who doesn't like a superb ol’ live performance? Daddy Yankee’s stay album peaked at No. 1 on the Dec. 31, 2005-dated chart for 14 weeks.
16. Marc Anthony – Libre
Salsa doesn’t keep behind due to Marc Anthony, whose album peaked at No. 1 on the Dec. eight, 2001 tally for 14 weeks.
17. Marc Anthony – Desde Un Principio: From the Beginning
But he first gave the Top Latin Albums chart a style of his Puerto Rican swag when this album peaked at No. 1 on the Dec. four, 1999-dated record, reigning for 13 weeks.
18. Shakira – Sale El Sol
Shak topped the charts as soon as once more with Sale El Sol. The album peaked at No. 1 on the Nov. 6, 2010-dated tally, reigning for 12 weeks.
19. Alejandro Fernandez – Me Estoy Enamorando
Making everybody swoon together with his love songs within the ‘90s, Alejandro Fernandez's album peaked at No. 1 on the Dec. 13, 1997-dated tally, ruling for 12 weeks.
20. Son By Four – Son By Four
The album is residence to a timeless piece often called “A Puro Dolor.” Son By Four nabbed the No. 1 spot on the April 29, 2000-dated chart, ruling for 12 weeks.