Latinas Shining Bright On the Hollywood Walk of Fame!
Latinas Shining Bright On the Hollywood Walk of Fame!
By Latina Staff | 11/08/2011 - 16:00

Our very own October cover girl Shakira received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today—and we must say, it's about time! The Colombian singer has not only worked her way towards international stardom, but has also dedicated her life to philanthropic causes. If anyone deserves to have her name cemented in the legendary walkway, it’s Shakira.

Shakira Gets a Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame!


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Star Tracker: Gloria Estefan
Star Tracker: Gloria Estefan, America Ferrera, Selena Gomez, and more!
By Amaris Castillo | 10/24/2011 - 13:45

Gloria Estefan still has moves! The legendary Cuban American singer performed her smash hit “WEPA” recently on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. We aren’t surprised the 54-year-old killed it onstage. Watch Estefan shake her groove thang here.


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J.R. Martinez Spices Up DWTS with a Sexy Samba
J.R. Martinez Spices Up DWTS with a Sexy Samba
By Adriana Rivera | 10/18/2011 - 12:54

All My Children star and Army veteran, J.R. Martinez, is showing America the Latin sizzle that’s in his blood on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars. Not only did the Salvadoran use his roots in his samba routine dancing to Gloria Estefan’s “Conga,” but he and his dance partner Karina Smirnoff earned the highest score of the night on Monday.


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WATCH: Gloria Estefan Performs “WEPA” on ‘The Rosie Show’
By Amaris Castillo | 10/14/2011 - 09:54

Our October cover girl Gloria Estefan has performed her hit single on several television shows already, but we have yet to tire of “WEPA”! The Cuban American legend appeared on The Rosie Show this week and sang the first single off her Miss Little Havana album, out now.


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Gloria Estefan’s “WEPA” Soars to #1 on Billboard Dance Chart
By Amaris Castillo | 10/03/2011 - 12:16

Gloria Estefan Week may be over, but there is still a lot that the Cuban American legend is celebrating these days. For one, the 54-year-old singer released her highly anticipated album Miss Little Havana last week and her first single “WEPA” is soaring up the charts!

Gloria Estefan on Latinas: “We are smarter because we let the men think they are”


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Gloria Estefan Week: How Social Media Changed Her Life
Gloria Estefan Week: How Social Media Changed Her Life
By Angie Romero | 09/30/2011 - 12:19

Our celebs have gotten really savvy with social media, particularly Twitter, especially when it comes to breaking news. Gloria Estefan just joined earlier this year (@gloriaestefan), thanks to Pharrell, who produced her new album, Miss Little Havana. Ever since joining, her following has grown to 75,000 and counting.

Here’s the icon’s take on social media and why it’s helped her get closer to her fans.


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Gloria Estefan Week: Will There Ever Be Another Shakira? Gloria Thinks So!
Gloria Estefan Week: Will There Ever Be Another Shakira? Gloria Thinks So!
By Angie Romero | 09/29/2011 - 12:00

Ever wondered why there hasn’t been another Gloria Estefan, or another Shakira? We’re talking Latinas who have transcended huge barriers and gone on to become global phenoms? Sure, Enrique and Pitbull are having huge years, but what about the women? The Glorias and Shakiras seem to come around every eon—and according to Estefan, there’s a reason for that.


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Spoiler Alert! Our Favorite Moments from the HBO Documentary 'The Latino List'
By Amaris Castillo | 09/28/2011 - 17:00

An astronaut, an actress and an activist—what do they have in common? They all made The Latino List, a new documentary film premiering September 28 on HBO Latino and September 29 on HBO.  Directed by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, the film explores what it means to be a modern Latino and features interviews with a cross-section of figures from a myriad of disciplines.


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