Courtesy of La Reputada.
I first heard Julieta Venegas on the radio when her album, Si, had just come out in 2003. Following widespread success, the album won a Latin Grammy Award for Best Rock Solo Vocal Album. It was rock enough to be in that category and pop enough to widen its audience. One of the songs, “Lento,” was my childhood anthem; it was about slowing down the pace of life to enjoy the little details and fall in love. Clearly, nine-year-old me needed this.READ MORE