Demi Lovato as Texas State Miniature Miss
10 Stars You Never Knew Were Beauty Queens
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/18/2013 - 15:53

We can all agree that Latinas are some of the most beautiful women on the planet -- right?! And this probably explains why there have been tons of us in beauty pageants throughout history. But it's not just your everyday beauty who walks the pageant runway, celebrities have too!

Here are 10 stars who were beauty queens before they became famous:


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Viewers to See “Different Demi” on 'X Factor'
By Amaris Castillo | 07/18/2013 - 10:14

Lovatics, be prepared to see a whole new Demi Lovato on The X Factor in the show’s new season! This juicy tidbit is coming straight from the show’s creator, the always-hard-to-please Simon Cowell.


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20 Stars Who You Think Might Speak Spanish — But Don't!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/17/2013 - 16:38

Many Latino celebrities in the U.S. struggle to speak Spanish and are often frustrated by the reaction of others when they say they don't speak the language. But not being able to speak Español does not make them any less Latino than those who speak it fluently.

In honor of non-Spanish speaking Latinos everywhere, we've rounded up 20 celebrities who don't speak the language either:


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Demi Lovato and Bruno Mars
VMA Nominees Announced — Bruno Mars, Demi Lovato & Miguel Nab Nominations
By Amaris Castillo | 07/17/2013 - 10:05

The nominees for the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards were announced today – and we’re excited to see some of our celebs in the running to snag an award (or two, or three...)!


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Demi Lovato at Acuvue event
Demi Lovato Creates Mental Health Foundation in Honor of Her Father
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/12/2013 - 11:02

Demi Lovato has sought out a brilliant way to honor her father Patrick Lovato's memory.

Fox News Latino reports that Lovato will be teaming up with Cast Recovery to launch "The Lovato Treatment Scholarship."


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Kat Von D Sober Six Years – Celebs Who Have Cleaned Up Their Act
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 15:22

Celebrities often find themselves surrounded by drugs and alcohol. Sadly, these vices run side-by-side with the business. So for those who aren't able to stay away from these habits, it’s always great to hear stories about how they’ve cleaned up their act and are now sober. Check out 10 celebs that have made us proud:


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Demi Lovato Cosmopolitan August 2013 cover
Demi Lovato: I Was Suicidal at Age 7
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 10:45

How beautiful does our girl Demi Lovato look on the cover of Cosmopolitan?

The 20-year-old star, who will be celebrating her 21st birthday this summer, has been through a lot in her short years. From her struggles with bulimia and cutting to the recent death of her biological father, Lovato has transformed herself into one tough little Latina.


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Demi Lovato Makes Appearance on GMA, Talks Dad's Death
Demi Lovato Makes Appearance on GMA, Talks Dad's Death
By Samantha Leal | 06/27/2013 - 16:30

Demi Lovato made an appearance on Good Morning America, talking about (among other things) her father Patrick Lovato's death

The 20-year-old performer spoke with Robin Roberts about how she is coping.

"I'm handling it okay. My father and I didn't have the most ideal relationship, but at the of the day he's still my dad and I grew up with him and he was a wonderful person. It's difficult, but I'm handling it okay."


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Latin Celebs React to Supreme Court Striking Down DOMA and Prop 8
Celebs React to Gay Marriage News
By Amaris Castillo | 06/26/2013 - 15:19

This morning was a historic one for the LGBT community and its allies after the Supreme Court struck down on a provision of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (known as DOMA), as well as California's same-sex marriage ban (best known as Proposition 8 or Prop 8).


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Demi Lovato at HMV
Demi Lovato’s Father Dies: 15 Celeb & Latina Reader Reactions
By Amaris Castillo | 06/24/2013 - 17:08

Tragic news hit Demi Lovato and her family this past weekend. The 20-year-old singer’s biological father Patrick Lovato died on June 22, 2013. At the time our story was reported, few details were available regarding his death. Demi’s older sister Dallas tweeted: “Rest in peace daddy I love you..”


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