WATCH: The 10 Best Latin Grammy Performances of All Time
WATCH: The Best Latin Grammy Performances of All Time
By Grace Bastidas | 11/10/2011 - 13:00

The Latin Grammy Awards aired last night Thursday, November 10 live on Univision at 8PM), from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The star-studded event included incredible performances by Demi Lovato, Pitbull, Calle 13, Mana and a slew of other artists.


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Celia Cruz Inspires New Celeb Shoe Craze!
Celia Cruz Inspires New Celeb Shoe Craze!
By Verky Arcos | 10/28/2011 - 12:45

Young starlets like Victoria Justice and Lucy Hales have made fashion statements on the red carpet lately by wearing very  trendy and bold "heel-less shoes."


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Halloween Costumes
The 12 Best Latino Halloween Costumes!
By Latina Staff | 10/11/2011 - 17:03

Every Halloween is a new chance for those who like to don costumes to experiment. Here at Latina, we began brainstorming possible costumes for this year’s consideration – with a Latino twist of course! 

For those who haven't any idea who to emulate this year, we jotted down some people to consider. Check out the 12 best Latino costumes that we're recommending this fall!


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Catch Phrases
Our 5 Favorite Celeb Catch Phrases. "Dale!" Read this!
By Lee Hernandez | 08/04/2011 - 19:26

When Pitbull says "Dale!" we can't help but go! When Walter Mercado wishes us "sobre todo, mucho, mucho amor," we can't help but feel like we're being blessed by some divine spirit, and when Charo says cuchi-cuchi, we can't help but ask ourselves: "What in the world does that mean?" Here are our 5 favorite Latino celeb catch-phrases of all-time! 


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claim to Fame with Multiple Names
Why Do So Many Latino Celebs Go By More Than One Name?
By Amaris Castillo | 06/24/2011 - 10:17

When you're really famous, it's not enough to have just one name you have to have several! And, your name has to change constantly, with every phase of your career. Look at Pitbull—Mr. 305 had to rename himself Mr. Worldwide when he blew up this year. Here are five of our favorite celebs who are known by many names!


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Afro-Latinos You Should Know About
Afro-Latinos You Should Know About
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 06/17/2011 - 16:30

In honor of Juneteenth—Sunday’s holiday commemorating Texas slaves being the last to find out that they’d been emancipated, thus sparking an annual holiday that celebrates African American heritage—we thought we’d add some Latino flavor to the mix. Here are just a few Afro-Latinos whose lives and accomplishments are worth celebrating.


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Selena, Celia Cruz and more Celebrated with Latin Music Legends Stamps
By anonymous | 03/16/2011 - 10:30

Selena, Carlos Gardel, Carmen Miranda, Tito Puente and Celia Cruz have been honored with special edition stamps from the United States postal office that go on sale today!


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Ricky Martin Isn’t the Only Musician with a Biography
By Grace Bastidas | 08/26/2010 - 12:00

Ricky Martin’s memoir, Me, doesn’t hit shelves till November 2, so if you’re anxious to know more about the former Menudo’s life as a dad or his decision to reveal his sexuality, you’ll just have to wait. In the meantime, there are a few tell-all books that should satiate your curiosity about life away from the recording studio for some of our favorite music makers. Get reading!


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Juanes Named One of the Top 20 Global Icons in Last 50 Years
By Jazmin Perez | 08/06/2010 - 09:30

We’ve known for a while that Juanes is a musical genius and humanitarian, so we’re very excited to see him be recognized for it!


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Salsa Princess India Finds Love
By Grace Bastidas | 06/23/2010 - 14:00

Christened the “Princess of Salsa” by the late great Celia Cruz in the 1990s, Puerto Rican songstress India has a new title, the “Queen of Latin Soul.” And if you’re wondering how she earned it, have a listen to her ninth album, Unica, a collection of bilingual tunes that hit all the right notes. She’s even remade (and salsa-fied) soulful classics like Teddy Pendergrass’ “Turn Off the Lights” for an equally steamy version. I had a chat with the 41-year-old singer about life, love and making music.


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