Various – “Nos Vamos De Vacaciones” (1989)

In the late 80’s, Discos Melody was trying to pump up the popularity of their artists by releasing various compilation albums. The released Christmas albums, tributes to various musicians like Agustin Lara, and this album featuring six of my favorites 80’s artists…Nos Vamos De Vacaciones. Starting from the top corner, Hector Suarez Jr had just…

Paulina Rubio – “24 Kilates” (1993)

In Mexico in 1993, Paulina Rubio was following up the success of her debut solo album with this album, 24 Kilates (24 Carats). She was competing Thalia for place as the queen of pop music, as Thalia already had three albums under her belt and was in the middle of promoting her top selling Love album.…

Menudo – “Can’t Get Enough” (1986)

In the 80’s, Menudo was the king of boybands. From 1983 to 1986, the group had released eleven albums in four languages – five if you count the single that is bilingual English/Japanese. One could say that is awesome, but honestly, it could be your downfall. Before 1983, Menudo focused on Latin America and Puerto…

OV7 – “Forever 7” (2012)

In 2003, OV7 said good-bye to their fans just to come back in 2010 with a Primera Fila album. Their comeback wasn’t the with all the members, though. Kalimba decided against the return as he was in the middle of his own career. Fast forward 2 years later and another member of the group decided…

Menudo – “Quiero Ser” (1981)

You may know this album as “Quiero Ser, “Rock Chiquillo,” or even “Fuego” depending on what country you were in when the album was released in 1981. The album was released around the word and help Menudo gain worldwide success as this album was probably the most accessible for pop music fans in the early…

Maria Jose – Habla Ahora (2016)

The last time I spoke about Maria Jose was when I reviewed the single “Las Que Se Ponen Bien La Falda.” Now the complete album is out and fans, along with critics, have been able to see the new work from everyone’s favorite Kabah. Back on to her own music, Maria Jose has left the…