By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 10/26/2013 - 12:00
Put away all your sharp objects! Once you get through listening to our ultimate bachata playlist you might want to call it quits! All kidding aside, the Dominican genre of music sprouted in the disenfranchised rural areas of the island in the early 20th century. The usual themes of bachata, also referred to as the Dominican blues, are heartbreak, sadness over heartbreak, pain over heartbreak, and you guessed it…breaking hearts.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/03/2013 - 14:50
Do you follow your favorite celebs on Twitter? We definitely do! Besides all the behind-the-scenes pics and exclusive details on events and concerts, social media is a fantastic way to get to know your favorite Latino stars a little more intimately.
By Latina Staff | 05/18/2013 - 11:00
In case you were wondering: Prince Royce is a really good kisser. Not that we’ve locked lips with the beautiful bachatero (only in our dreams), but he told us: “I think I do well with kisses! I think it’s the big lips.” Needles to say, Royce is a king among frogs.
By Sugey Palomares | 02/05/2013 - 14:55
Music lovers, be prepared to rejoice! The 2013 Latin Billboard Award nominees were announced today, which included huge sweeps from heavy-hitters including, Don Omar, Romeo Santos, and Jenni Rivera.
While El Rey garnered 16 nominations last year, the Puerto Rican reggaetonero managed to lead the show with a whopping 18 nominations this year. Don Omar’s nods include, “Artist of the Year,” Social Artist of the Year,” and “Streaming Artist of the Year.”
By Sugey Palomares | 10/26/2012 - 12:58
Prince Royce is in a royal mess...
The bachata singer has filed a counter lawsuit against his music label Top Stop Music, which filed a claim against the Dominican artist last year for "breach of contract and unjust enrichment."
By Sugey Palomares | 08/22/2012 - 18:00
By Sugey Palomares | 02/27/2012 - 15:13
Madison Square Garden was filled with love struck Romeo Santos fans for his final sold-out performance in New York City on Friday night. The energy was electrifying, as the heartthrob bachatero got on-stage to perform his first song of the night, "Soy Feliz." Thankfully, the romantic track was simply the prelude to hours of bachata hits including Aventura classics like "Por un Segundo" and "Obsesión."
By Sugey Palomares | 02/23/2012 - 11:20
By Sugey Palomares | 02/22/2012 - 10:57
Romeo Santos has tapped into the ultimate formula for success in his debut album “Formula, Vol. 1,” which features addictive bachata hooks and lyrics that make you swoon. Aventura’s former front man’s latest single “Mi Santa” has hit number one on Billboard’s airplay charts. The hit also features famous Spanish flamenco guitarist Tomatito, who laces the track with a touch of eloquence.