credit: Photographed by Evan Pierce courtesy of Roc Nation

Farina - Mejor Que Yo

Farina is dominating the Latin Urban genre in her native Medellin, Colombia with her poetic songwriting, edgy command of storytelling andability to sing and rap flawlessly. She weaves dancehall, reggae, reggaeton, trap, rap and pop with the sensibility and vulnerability of a woman’s perspective giving life to her persona La Nena Fina. She recently debuted the worldwide release of her single, "Mejor Que Yo” and iscurrently working on her album alongside her mentor, Grammy-Award winning megastar Wyclef Jean.

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Subgenre: Reggaeton
From: Medellín, COLOMBIA