Sebastian Yatra He recently celebrated his birthday, so he decided to honor him in a big way with the launch of his new song “Ideal Girl” in collaboration with the Puerto Rican rapper Guaynaa. The song details the search for the ideal woman and was created based on the classic Latin music theme, “Quiero Una Chica.”
“Ideal Girl” is an energetic and encouraging track and continues with the collaborative single releases, which have become fan favorites, that Yatra has given us during this difficult year. It is accompanied by a music video that gives us hope for a future where young people can come together once again.
Today, October 16, Sebastián and Guaynaa will perform the first presentation of the new single as part of the set of songs that Yatra will perform during his participation as the only Latin artist in the NIVA & YouTube music festival “Save Our Stages”. Escenarios), at 9:00 p.m. ET (6:00 p.m. PT), joining an exclusive cast of artists including Finneas, Macklemore, G-Eazy, Marshmello + Demi Lovato, Jason Mraz, Brittany Howard, Miley Cyrus, Foo Fighters, The Roots, Major Lazer, Dave Matthews and many more who seek to support “the most vulnerable music venues.”
LISTEN TO “GIRL IDEAL” FROM SEBASTIÁN YATRA and GUAYNAA
Yatra talks about her new theme song
“’Ideal Girl’ is a happy song. It is a launch that fills us with hope and gives us happiness. It is a song that makes us feel good. I consider it to be the perfect theme to launch on my birthday and it is very special to me. It is based on the song ‘Quiero Una Chica’ by Latin Dreams that premiered more than 20 years ago, a single that brings me nostalgia and every time I listen to it it drives me crazy. I hope the fans feel the same emotion that I feel when they listen to ‘Ideal Girl’. I also want to thank Guaynaa because I really did an excellent job, “said Yatra about her new theme song.
What you should know about Sebastián Yatra
Born in Medellín and raised bilingual in Miami, then returned to Colombia to pursue his love of music, Sebastian Yatra he quickly developed a distinctive artistic balance – fusing multicultural pop and rhythm influences from both countries, as well as having an innate ease for social media and a natural talent as a singer-songwriter influenced in large part by the most successful pop singers. of both languages.
Having managed to break into the music industry in Colombia reaching the # 1 position at just 19 years old, it quickly became clear that Sebastián Yatra would be a champion of Latin pop music. The publication FADER MAGAZINE declared shortly thereafter, “Sebastian Yatra is giving Latin pop music a new vibe… bringing back the Latin ballad… using his sweet voice and charisma, the Medellín-born artist creates emotional melodies proving that ballads they are still booming. “
Today, 25 years old, Sebastián Yatra has already had the opportunity to collaborate with artists such as The Jonas Brothers, Halsey, One Republic, Juanes, Mana, Daddy Yankee and more, while also raising his own reputation by taking seven singles to # 1. during his career, counting with more than 12 billion music reproductions, and a combined sum that surpasses 35 million followers on social networks and YouTube subscribers, and today, he is the # 1 Latin male artist on the TikTok platform.
His position as the undisputed next leader of the new generation of Latin pop was ratified when the icons of the genre, Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias, extended an invitation to accompany them during their next tour together.
While under quarantine due to COVID-19, Yatra was named by Pop Sugar as, “a light during the darkest moments, entertaining us via Instagram Live, connecting with his fans and sharing the covers they make of his music, creating challenges in social networks that invite us to be more loving and positive, sharing funny videos via TikTok, and even reading children’s stories at night. He is one of the sweetest, humorous, talented and humble artists of his generation. “