Karol appears on Forbes Colombia cover a 2nd time. In Spanish.
In 2020, Karol G appeared in Forbes as one of the most influential artists in Latin music. The magazine highlighted her success in the music industry and her impact on streaming platforms. Today, she returns to the cover. She did them a favor.
They also emphasized her participation in important collaborations with recognized international artists, which has contributed to her growth and global recognition. Forbes also mentioned her participation in international events and tours, which demonstrates her influence and popularity in the music industry. Overall, the article praised Karol G’s talent, dedication, and success in her artistic career.
Forbes, December 2023
Now, the artist returns as a music attraction in general, without the suffix of any generalization or ethnicity. She is not a generic “Latino” product; she is a Colombian diva whom anyone can artistically fall in love with.
If Madonna can be universal without being called “American music,” the same goes for Karol G. However, the Colombian artist still has a very Colombian identity that also captures the attention of those who are unfamiliar with the culture.
Karol G – Medellin Festival
The Colombian artist, originally from Medellin, Colombia, arrived triumphantly to her city after a US tour that took place in the summer of 2022. According to local reports, the music diva generated numerous job opportunities, at least for that weekend. Perhaps this economic power, beyond the popularity of her music, is what catches the attention of Forbes. They smell money.