International recording artist Dangerous Bunny was introduced in the present day as Apple Music’s Artist of the 12 months, in acknowledgement of the musician’s inventive excellence and affect on world tradition in 2022. So a lot of music’s greatest stars launched superb music in 2022 — one actually owned the 12 months. Launched this previous Could, Un Verano Sin Ti, the artist’s sixth undertaking in 4 years, is Apple Music’s most streamed album of 2022 and now the most important Latin album of all time. And past the eye-popping numbers, Dangerous Bunny has actually ushered in a seismic shift in world pop over the previous few years.
“We’re thrilled to rejoice the achievements of Dangerous Bunny, whose affect on each nook of tradition couldn’t be ignored in 2022,” mentioned Oliver Schusser, Apple’s vp of Apple Music and Beats. “Watching Dangerous Bunny ascend from an Apple Music Up Subsequent artist in 2018 to our Artist of the 12 months this 12 months has been nothing wanting extraordinary. We congratulate him on his record-breaking 12 months and for persevering with to deliver Latin music to an enormous world viewers.”
“After I began, I didn’t have a worldwide fan base,” Dangerous Bunny tells Apple Music in an unique movie, out in the present day, that will get up shut and private with the 2022 Artist of the 12 months. “I’m grateful for every thing I’ve completed and every thing I’ve skilled. The Latin music motion has grown a lot. I’d by no means take full credit score or say, ‘It’s due to me.’ No, it’s each one in all us. A complete era. Our power and presence is at all times felt.” Upon being offered with the Apple Music Award, he provides: “Thanks to Apple Music and to all of the individuals who take heed to my music each day. I’m tremendous completely satisfied!”
Discover Dangerous Bunny’s meteoric rise, the music he helped revolutionize, and the historic 2022 that made him Apple’s Artist of the 12 months right here.
At present, Dangerous Bunny takes over the La Fórmula playlist and handpicks his favourite tracks from Myke Towers, Rauw Alejandro, Mora, Jhayco, and others throughout Apple Music. And on Apple Music 1, it’s all Dangerous Bunny, all day. Listeners can tune in to an array of radio content material celebrating Dangerous Bunny — together with new specials, archived programming, early profession interviews, and playlists that showcase the numerous completely different sides of the artist and his historic 12 months. Tune in at apple.co/am-1.