Maria Becerra, one of many brightest stars in Latin City Pop, joins forces with the ‘City Boss’ herself, Cazzu, for a brand new banger, and he or she tells HollywoodLife how ‘Animal’ got here roaring to life.
Two of the most important artists in Argentina’s Latin entice and City pop scenes have joined forces to launch the primary main jam of 2021. Maria Becerra — who tore by means of 2020 with fiery hits “Confiésalo” and “Excessive (Remix)” – is again for extra with “Animal,” her highly-anticipated collab with entice boss Cazzu. “Animal” is the most effective of each worlds, a hybrid of hip-hop of pop that can get your head boppin’ alongside, regardless of in the event you’re not fluent within the language. The really feel of the tune is plain. Maria and Cazzu have unleashed a beast that Maria tells HollywoodLife is all about “how highly effective girls will be in the event that they need to.”
Clearly, it’s a message that Maria practices as a lot as she preaches. At 20 years previous, Maria has shortly constructed a large and dependable fanbase (over 3.four million followers on Instagram and over 3.7 million month-to-month listens on Spotify.) In 2020, Maria skilled a brand new degree of success when she teamed with Argentine pop star TINI and Spanish music sensation Lola Indigo for “Excessive (Remix),” a tune with over 88 million views on YouTube greater than 50 million streams on Spotify.
Maria’s voice was additionally heard on Lyanno’s “En Tu Cuerpo” remix (over 96 million views on YouTube), and the Puerto Rican singer expressed his pleasure over her new video on Jan. 3. When Maria shared the video’s official trailer, Lyanno left a string of “Rocket” emojis within the feedback part, indicating that Maria’s profession is about to take off. Earlier than she breaks extra information (and turns into the singer all of your cool pals are blasting), Maria spoke with HollywoodLife over e-mail about “Animal,” how she linked with Cazzu, and what followers can anticipate from her in 2021.
HollywoodLife: What was the inspiration behind “Animal”?
Maria Becerra: I feel “Animal” was born in my want of telling the world about how highly effective girls will be in the event that they need to.
How did you and Cazzu join for this tune?
Cazzu actually is the city boss right here in Argentina. I’m a giant fan of her. So mainly, I wrote to her saying that I had the proper tune for us to take part collectively, and he or she mentioned that she loves my music and can be happy to get it on. It was a fantastic second, and I feel we actually respect one another.
You’ve had a busy 2020. You’ve launched a variety of music – together with your gold and platinum document “Excessive.” What do you suppose will probably be your greatest spotlight of the previous yr?
“Excessive (Remix)” was a earlier than and after in my life. It actually modified the sport for me. I will probably be perpetually grateful to Tini and Lola for giving me such a possibility and, after all, to the people who take heed to my music and help me it doesn’t matter what. They’re actually all the things to me.
Now that you just’ve began the yr off proper, what can followers anticipate in 2021 from you?
I’d inform my followers to concentrate to my music this yr as a result of what they’ve heard to date was solely the tip of the iceberg. 2021 will get hearth quickly 😏🔥.
“Animal” is out now.