Fat Joe, Kehlani, Angie Martinez, Usher and More Rock #PowerhouseNYC
Fat Joe, Kehlani, Angie Martinez, Usher and More Rock #PowerhouseNYC
By Bianca Mercado | 11/02/2016 - 17:11

Power 105’s Powerhouse concert brought the top of the charts to the Barclay’s Center. Hip-hop and R&B lovers turned up to the sounds of the latest breakthrough artists and greatest icons.

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Latinos in Hip-Hop
The Latinos in Hip-Hop Project
By Latina Staff | 08/12/2016 - 17:01
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Swizz Beatz Excludes Local Artists and Latinos From South Bronx Event
Swizz Beatz Gets Heat For Excluding Local Artists and Latinos From Bronx Hip-Hop Event
By Barbara Gonzalez | 08/09/2016 - 15:05

It should be a given by now that if you're going into an inner-city neighborhood to try and do positive and uplifting things, you get people who are actually from the 'hood involved.

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This Guatemalan Rapper Uses Hip-Hop as a Form of Activism to Unite Women
How This Guatemalan Rapper is Using Hip-Hop for Her Feminist Activism
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/06/2016 - 10:25

Guatemalan rapper Rebeca Lane is using hip-hop as a form of activism, building a network of female artists across Central America.

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s Rap to Blame for Young People Leaving Religion? Bill O'Reilly Thinks So
Is Rap to Blame for Young People Leaving Religion? Bill O'Reilly Thinks So
By Latina Staff | 05/14/2015 - 18:58

A new Pew Research study suggests that the number of Americans who identify as Christian

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Snow Tha Product BET Hip-Hop Awards 2014
Snow Tha Product Kills It (And Slams Joseline Hernandez) at BET Hip-Hop Awards
By Samantha Leal | 10/15/2014 - 13:16

Mexican-American rapper Snow Tha Product proved her skill at the BET Hip-Hop Awards durin

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Jose James
Introducing Panamanian Singer José James
By Kamren Curiel | 02/18/2013 - 10:00

José James already released his fourth album No Beginning No End, but is just beginning to get buzz after performing on David Letterman last month. He's not quite jazz, not quite R&B, but he blends both genres, including hip hop and electro, to make music outside of the box.

Born in Minneapolis to a Panamanian jazz saxophonist father and an Irish American mother whom he described as a "total hippie into folk and all that protest stuff," James was strongly schooled in jazz.

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Introducing Sensato
Introducing Pitbull’s New Protégé, Sensato
By Amaris Castillo | 01/02/2012 - 13:22

There’s a new Latino lyricist emerging in music – and he comes with already-lengthy credentials.

Dominican urban artist Sensato (born William Reyna) is best known for his wild success with “Watagatapitusberry, an infectious (and somewhat nonsensical) song that blazed through the radio two years ago. The song’s popularity skyrocketed so that Lil Jon and Cuban American rapper Pitbull joined in on its official remix. 

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Fat Joe
Is Fat Joe Getting His Own Cooking Show?
By Johanna Ferreira | 03/21/2011 - 14:00

Unfortunately, not quite. But someone really needs to get on that idea! Fat Joe chatted up Peter Baily from NBC Miami's Nite Cap about his collaboration on an upcoming cooking show and how he’s auctioning off his sneaker collection for charity to raise money for local schools.

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