By Lee Hernandez | 11/23/2011 - 14:07
The popular boy band Big Time Rush released their highly anticipated sophomore album on Monday, and we caught up with Carlos Pena—the half-Dominican, half-Venezuelan member of the band—to get all of the juicy details on Elevate.
Why is your new album called Elevate?
By Lee Hernandez | 11/22/2011 - 16:29
This is a big year for the boy band, Big Time Rush. In addition to their hit Nickelodeon TV show, the boys recently filmed the Big Time Rush movie—and they just embarked on a tour to promote their highly anticipated sophomore album, Elevate—which hit stores yesterday.
By Lee Hernandez | 06/28/2011 - 09:20
Selena Gomez loves to dance and the 18-year-old singer says her third album, When the Sun Goes Down (coming out today), is chalk full of dance anthems. "I don't even think I have one slow song on the album," Gomez told us.
By Adriana Rivera | 06/17/2011 - 16:00
Another Latino crossover artist is emerging! Natalia Jimenez—whose beautiful, passionate vocals won us over as the lead singer of La Quinta Estación—is releasing her first self-titled solo album! Emilio Estefan produced Jimenez’s debut album and encouraged her to record three songs in English with the translation help of his wife, Gloria Estefan.
By Angie Romero | 05/23/2011 - 12:42
The biggest pop star in the world drops her eagerly anticipated sophomore album today, Born This Way, and we couldn’t be more thrilled that she is embracing Latinos on it. But we can’t just credit Lady Gaga—we have to give props to Fernando Garibay, the genius songwriter and producer who oversaw the Mother Monster’s album as musical director since March 2010.
By Lee Hernandez | 02/28/2011 - 15:15
As the strong-willed title character in the 70’s TV series, The New Adventures of Wonder Woman, there was nothing Lynda Carter couldn’t do. Funny how life imitates art! After a long, accomplished career in the acting biz, the versatile performer is getting ready to release a music album. The proud Latina told us all about it!
Tell us about your new CD!
By Lee Hernandez | 02/20/2011 - 14:27
According to the Hollywood Reporter, American Idol alum David Archuleta has been dropped by Jive Records, his label since 2008, after his latest album The Other Side of Down sold a disappointing 67,000 copies as of February 18th.
By Grace Bastidas | 02/02/2011 - 11:38
Ricky Martin’s ninth studio album, Musica + Alma + Sexo, introduces listeners to a “new liberated Ricky,” as one fan writes in an iTunes’ customer review.
This is the 39-year-old Boricua’s first production since declaring his homosexuality to the world last March and becoming a dad in 2008, and it’s clear that he’s embracing life.
By Lee Hernandez | 01/19/2011 - 15:15
It's been months since Selena Gomez recorded her hit song, A Year Without Rain in español, and now the 18-year-old singer has announced (via her Twitter page) that she's working on a Spanish-language album. "Can't wait for ya'll to hear the Spanish record :-) it's sounding so cool," tweeted Gomez.
By Monica Herrera | 07/25/2008 - 11:53
Joell Ortiz is back on the grind. The boricua rapper—who’s been hailed a throwback to hip-hop’s better days but remained in limbo since parting ways with Dr. Dre’s Aftermath record label—has announced plans to independently release Free Agent, his first album since 2007’s The Brick: Bodega Chronicles, on October 14.