KTEP - El Paso, Texas

Marisa Arbona-Ruiz

Colombian vocalist J Balvin is still riding the huge wave created by last year's Latin music explosion.

Daymé Arocena must be an old soul. She's a bright, young singer with a surprisingly mature voice that's deep and dynamic. Her spirit is exuberant and her style is rich, steeped in Cuba's African rhythms and Santería culture and influenced by Whitney Houston, North American pop and jazz.