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Hear Yashua’s Elegant New Single ‘Pena,’ Co-Signed by Marc Anthony

Hear Yashua’s Elegant New Single ‘Pena,’ Co-Signed by Marc Anthony

Yashua dares to defy the dominant sounds of Latin pop with his new single “Pena.” At a time when many artists nod to rap’s dominance by talk-singing, Yashua displays a crooner’s lithe falsetto, lingering over notes with affecting angst. The beat flickering beneath him is neither straightforward reggaeton-pop nor thunderous trap; it’s slyly propulsive, bridging the gap between the Latin mainstream and soft R&B.

In the “Pena” video, Yashua sets himself apart yet again by dancing — not with the goofy charm of say, J Balvin and Nicky Jam in “X,

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