By Araceli Cruz | 10/22/2013 - 13:03 | 0 Comments
You probably learned to speak Spanish in one of three ways: from your family; from school; or from pop culture. Movies, TV, and music have been a longtime source for our daily intake of bilingualism (here’s looking at you, Ricky Ricardo!). And it’s pretty evident that it’s easier, and a lot more fun, to sing in our mother tongue than to recite convoluted Spanish...
By Samantha Leal | 10/17/2013 - 14:04 | 0 Comments
Linda Ronstadt has been nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the only Latin musician among those nominated for the legendary honor, reports NBC Latino.
The list of 16 includes many notable acts, including KISS,...
By Latina Staff | 10/16/2013 - 11:15 | 0 Comments
Prince Royce released his new album, Soy El Mismo, last week and we've been jamming to it ever since! One of our favorite tunes on Soy El Mismo is "Already Missing You," Royce's duet with Selena Gomez.
Royce and Gomez's latest collaboration got us thinking about some of our favorite...
By Cristina Arreola | 10/15/2013 - 11:47 | 0 Comments
Legendary guitarist Carlos Santana can check another item off his bucket list. Reportedly, the Mexican rocker will be releasing his first all-Spanish album next year!
According to a report by Houston’s...
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/10/2013 - 10:13 | 0 Comments
The nominees for the 2013 American Music Awards have been announced and we were pleased to see some of our fellow Latinos had scored a nomination!
"Gorilla" singer Bruno Mars is up for Artist of the Year, Favorite Male Artist—Pop/Rock and Favorite Artist—Adult Contemporary. Miguel ...
By Cristina Arreola | 10/08/2013 - 09:47 | 0 Comments
It's Bruno Mars 28th birthday...and we're celebrating by jammin' out to his best songs all day long! As much as we love his upbeat hits (we cannot stop listening to "Treasure"), sometimes, we just want to take it slow and enjoy some of his sadder tunes. Take it easy, and listen to his 10 best angsty songs:
By Cristina Arreola | 10/04/2013 - 14:03 | 0 Comments
Let's face it: a movie is only as good as its soundtrack. Horrors movies? Only half as terrifying without the creepy melodies. Romance films? Most are barely memorable without an iconic song to accompany them.
That's why we were thrilled to learn that Christina Aguilera...
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 10/04/2013 - 13:40 | 0 Comments
Oh, freestyle music, you’re like the telenovelas of music—overdramatic and full of hopeless romantics. Did we mention overdramatic? Freestyle music was born out of New York City Latinos’ frustration from being excluded, by the mainstream media, as the co-creators of hip-hop. So they created their own style of Latin music: freestyle. It was the first genre of English...
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