By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 10/08/2010 - 13:27
Ace trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and his Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra are in Cuba this week to perform with island musicians in an unprecendented concert, and it got us thinking about the many talented musicians the country has produced. Here, we pay homage to those extraordinary artists and many more, who despite being born elsewhere, have a passion for Cuban music that courses through their veins. Meet a few salseras, rockeros, raperos and pop estrellas you might not know are of Cuban descent.
By Lee Hernandez | 10/07/2010 - 17:56
In May of 2009, singer Jenni Rivera was detained at Mexico City’s International Airport when she allegedly failed to declare over $32,000 in cash on her way to the U.S. Now the Mexican singer is facing the consequences of those actions.
By Jazmin Perez | 10/06/2010 - 15:14
Armando Perez (a.k.a. Pitbull) was scheduled to perform in New York City Tuesday night as part of a new "So Kodak" campaign, but had to cancel his appearance after having surgery on a broken hand he suffered on Monday.
When Latina.com asked the "I Like It" rapper how he got injured, Pitbull gave us this vague answer: “it was one of those nights." Pitbull's fans know what that means: He was doing it up, having a crazy, fun time and partied a little too hard.
By Lee Hernandez | 10/06/2010 - 15:10
Mexican actress, Alana de la Garza, 34, has given birth the actress confirms exclusively to Latina.com. De la Garza, who is best known for her role as A.D.A Connie Rubriosa on the original Law & Order, welcomed a baby boy named Kieran Thomas Roberts to the world on September 28th. He was born at a healthy 9 lbs, 3 oz.
An ecstatic Alana gushed to Latina.com about her newborn in an email, saying: “He is here! I’m in looooove!” Congrats to Alana and her husband, Michael!
By Lee Hernandez | 10/06/2010 - 12:40
By Mariela Rosario | 10/05/2010 - 13:00
Penélope Cruz, who married fellow Spanish Oscar winning actor Javier Bardem over the summer in a super secret and intimate ceremony in the Bahamas, confirmed to Latina.com last month that she was four months pregnant with the couple's first child.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/05/2010 - 09:30
Demi Lovato recorded a video message for all the youth out there who may be suffering at the hands of bullies. Over the last few weeks, five teenagers have committed suicide because they were being bullied. Lovato has always felt that this issue was important, so she took a moment to let other young people know about the Pacer's kids against bullying campaign. She urges kids to visit teensagainstbullying.org and join the campaign on pacerkidsagainstbullying.org.
Check out the PSA below:
By Mariela Rosario | 10/04/2010 - 17:00
Colombian actress Sofia Vergara was selected by prestigious entertainment magazine Variety as one of the 50 Women Changing Hollywood.