Salma Hayek is a Mexican American actress and producer with one of Hollywood’s most successful career runs. She received her first starring role in a telenovela called ‘Teresa’, which aired for a total of four years.
Hayek would later move on to Hollywood, appearing in movies such as ‘Desperado’ and ‘Spy Kids 3D’. Her presence in acting and media has allowed her to receive four Emmy nominations and be labeled one of the most influential and beautiful Latin women. Her more recent roles include Ajak in the MCU movie, ‘Eternals’.
She is a Spanish singer and songwriter who discovered her art after getting into Spanish folk music at a very young age. The Spanish singer graduated from Catalonia College of Music and went on to make her single Malamente which had gotten her to new heights of popularity.
Rosalía was listed by rolling stones as having one of the 500 greatest albums of all time. The youngster is also a producer and businesswoman. She was the first Spanish singer at the Grammys to win the Best New Artist.
Dawson is an actress of Puerto Rican, Irish, Native American, and Afro-Cuban descent who made her debut in 1995 with the drama, 'Kids'. Besides a career in acting, she is also a voice actress contributing her voice to DC, Marvel, and other projects by Warner Bros.
She has had roles in many well-known movies, including 'Men in Black 2' and 'Sin City', along with 'Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief.' Currently, she has gotten the chance to portray the titular character Ahsoka Tano in the 'Star Wars' series that goes by the same name.
Selena Quintanilla, or as she went by, Selena, is a singer and fashion designer and also one of the most influential Latin celebrities in the world. Known for being the Queen of Tejano music, she was ranked third in the world's list of the greatest Latin artists.
In 1997, Warner Bros. released a film named 'Selena', based on the singer's life with the leading role going to Jennifer Lopez. It is often said that she is why Tejano music was able to rise in popularity as one of the most famous Latin genres.
The Colombian singer is well known due to her unique voice and ability to mix Latin and Arabic styles into her songs. She entered the Latin market with her album Pies Descalzos and the English market with her fifth album, Laundry Service.
Her hits include songs such as 'Hips Don't Lie', 'Whenever Wherever', and her 2010 Fifa world cup song 'Waka Waka'. According to Forbes, by 2018, Shakira was the best-selling Female Latin artist of all time, and her fame has allowed other artists to rise in popularity.