Bachata Is for Lovers
by Rachel Devitt | February 9, 2014
Those feather-soft, sexy-smooth vocals, like so many kisses on your neck. The desperate, impassioned sweet nothings the lyrics whisper in your ear. And of course, the sultry, seductive sway of that distinctive, shuffling rhythm. Of course bachata is for lovers! Was there ever any doubt? Allow yourself to be swept away by the Dominican genre's most romantic songs, from new kings like Prince Royce and Romeo Santos, classic icons like Andy Andy and Monchy y Alexandra, and up-and-coming upstarts like Leslie Grace, whose soulful, vintage-hued debut just dropped.