By Amaris Castillo | 07/26/2011 - 12:30
Colombian salsa legend Joe Arroyo died this morning. The singer, known for blending salsa with other sounds such as merengue and soca, was 55. According to CNN, Arroyo, whose real name was Álvaro José Arroyo, had been hospitalized since last month at a clinic in Baranquilla, Colombia for a variety of ailments.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/26/2011 - 12:00
Robert Rodriguez spoke about his newest ventures recently during a panel at Comic-Con. The Mexican-American director behind the Spy Kids franchise and Machete shared that he has acquired the rights to the R-rated cartoon anthology Heavy Metal, CBS News reports.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/26/2011 - 10:15
Luis Fonsi recently announced that he is expecting a baby with his new girlfriend, Spanish model Agueda Lopez. The 33-year-old Puerto-Rican singer expressed happiness and gratitude to his fans via a written statement.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/26/2011 - 08:45
Kat Von D and Jesse James have called of their engagement and broken up. Late last night, the 29-year-old star of LA Ink took to Twitter to confirm the news. “I am no longer w Jesse, and out of respect for him, his family and myself, thats all the info I’d like to share. Thanks for respecting that,” she posted to her followers.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/26/2011 - 08:06
Mariah Carey has stayed out of the spotlight since giving birth to twins Monroe and Moroccan back in May (on her third wedding anniversarywith hubby Nick Cannon, no less), but she was back in full force over the weekend, shilling for her new fashion and fragrance lines on the Home Shopping Network.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/25/2011 - 15:18
Journalism has lost one of its prized reporters. The Los Angeles Times reports that George Ramos, who helped the California newspaper win a Pulitzer Prize in 1984, died this past Saturday. The cause of the 63-year-old’s death is still to be determined, but a local reporter who was trying to reach him said he had diabetes.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/25/2011 - 15:06
Selena Gomez graces the cover of next month’s ELLE Mexico. The part-Mexican actress/singer resembles a seasoned model, dressed in a navy blue Altuzarra sweater, a Scala Pronto sombrero hat, and a Gucci python belt.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/25/2011 - 13:33
—The artwork for Gloria Estefan’s new single “Wepa” has been released. The 53-year-old Cuban singer’s single was produced by Pharrell and, according to PerezHilton.com, will be released on iTunes globally this Sunday!
By Latina Staff | 07/25/2011 - 13:15
Alex Martinez: “Where to start...”
Michelle Brito-Amador: “She loves her family.”
April Ann Simmons: “She’s a mom!”