Ileana Cabra only released her arresting debut album, the Grammy Award-winning “iLevitable,” in 2016, but she’s no newcomer to music.
As the younger sister of Calle 13’s Eduardo “Visitante” Cabra Martínez and Rene “Residente ” Pérez Joglar, she spent a decade performing — under the stage name PG-13 — with that immensely popular Puerto Rican band.
On her own as iLe, the 28-year-old vocalist turns away from Calle 13’s infectious blend of hip-hop, reggaeton, rock, folk and electronica to embrace such Latin styles as bolero, trova, mambo and boogaloo.
Ile, with Todo Mundo: 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. The Music Box, 337 India St., San Diego. $32 (advance); $42 (day of show); must be 21 or older to attend. (619) 795-1337 or musicboxsd.com/ile