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Reseña de álbum

Around the time the reggaeton gold rush of 2003-2005 was running dry, and a great many critics were eager to write off the style as a next-big-thing phenomenon that burned itself out, along came Calle 13. The Puerto Rican duo was a revelation: a reggaeton act whose appeal extended beyond clubs and mixtapes, one whose music was as engaging intellectually as it was sonically. Granted, Calle 13 was a reggaeton act that wasn't genuinely reggaeton. These guys were presenting an alternative style, one that was purposefully different — when so many other reggaeton acts were parroting the mannerisms of Daddy Yankee and Don Omar in hopes of cashing in on the gold rush, Calle 13 blazed a trail of their own. They didn't catch on at first, but once they did, slowly but steadily, they were showered with acclaim, including three Latin Grammys, and they enjoyed surging popularity, especially among the MTV demographic. All of this success opened a lot of doors for the duo, as Residente (the vocalist) accepted invitations to work with Nelly Furtado and Alejandro Sanz and Visitante (the producer) with Shakira and Beyoncé on their "Beautiful Liar" collaboration — not bad for a reggaeton act. The thing is, Calle 13 is so much more than a reggaeton act, something they seem to stress on their second album, Residente o Visitante. Sure, reggaeton is the basis for the music of Residente and Visitante, but they synthesize it with a wide-ranging assortment of styles and sounds, including opera ("Intro"), tango ("Tango del Pecado"), bossa nova ("Un Beso de Desayuno"), electric guitar ("Llégale a Mi Guarida"), and cumbia ("La Cumbia de los Aburridos"). More than anything, though, rap and electronica are clear touchstones for Calle 13, as Residente is a gifted rapper who matches Eminem in terms of wit and playfulness while Visitante is a similarly gifted producer who creates multi-layered tracks that rarely sound alike. As expected, Residente o Visitante is a significantly more advanced album than Calle 13, given all that happened in the time between. For one, the guys are much more willing to experiment stylistically. The handful of collaborations — true collaborations, not phoned-in vocal tracks — seem to have been a vehicle for experimentation: the lead single, "Tango del Pecado," is a clever narrative graced instrumentally by the Bajofondo Tango Club; "Sin Exagerar" is a crazed runaway rap showcase teaming Residente with his labelmate Tego Calderón; "Mala Suerta con el 13" is an impressive boy-versus-girl face-off with rapper Mala Rodríguez; and "Pal Norte" features Cuban rappers Orishas. These aren't necessarily the best songs. They just happen to be the most interesting, because of the experimentation — and they're front-loaded, kicking off Residente o Visitante wildly. As the album nears its 15-track close, it's just Residente and Visitante, the mood turns darker, and the style turns increasingly away from reggaeton and toward a more general urban-alternative style. "A Limpiar el Sucio," in particular, is powerful, while "La Era de la Copiaera," the derisive final song, whose title translates to "The Age of the Copier," closes the album fittingly. [An explicit version was issued in 2007 as well.]

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Por fin algo diferente.....

Muy buen trabajo de la primera a la última cancion....

Mucha caña Calle 13

En su género son los mejores, y eso que no me gustaba antes de conocerlos el reggaeton/hip-hop y esto Sin Exagerar. Enhorabuena y a seguir produciendo.

El mejor album del 2007

Aun sin gustarme el reggeton,este disco me ha flipaldo esta bien producido es original cañero inteligente, diferente, atrevido la bomba

Biografía

Fecha de formación: Puerto Rico

Género: Latina urbana

Años de actividad: '00s, '10s

El dúo puertorriqueño Calle 13 tardó aproximadamente un año en ganar popularidad, pero no hay duda alguna de que la fama les llegó. Para fines de 2005, Calle 13 se habían convertido en los más aclamados nuevos artistas de la música latina popular, atrayendo la atención de los Grammy, así también como extensas críticas y ventas favorables. El grupo no es una típica banda regatón, lo que explica parcialmente por qué el dúo pasó desapercibido por un tiempo. Básicamente, tenían un estilo de regatón único...
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