By Jesus Trivino | 04/18/2013 - 13:32
With the release of N.O.R.E.’s album, Student of the Game, this past Tuesday we got a bit nostalgic. We longed for the days when N.O.R.E. waved the Puerto Rican flag with pride and rapped in broken Spanish. Almost a decade ago, N.O.R.E. embraced his Puerto Rican roots and released one of reggaeton’s biggest hits ever—“Oye Mi Canto” in 2004. The fact is reggaeton’s golden era in the States, 2003-2007, produced the genre’s biggest superstars and biggest songs.
By Latina Staff | 08/21/2012 - 13:00
Ivy Queen, who made her mark as reggaeton’s leading lady, drops her eighth studio album today titled, La Musa (The Muse). The Puerto Rican artist is elevating her heart-wrenching lyrics about heartbreak by making women the lead players in her romantic stories.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/13/2012 - 12:56
We are so proud of our girl Naya Rivera!
The Glee star is officially hosting the upcoming GLAAD Media Awards along with co-star Cory Monteith. The part-Puerto Rican star, which plays lesbian cheerleader Santana Lopez on the hit television series, is a proud supporter of gay rights and hosted the event that stands for The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation last year.
By Verky Arcos | 11/10/2011 - 17:00
With the 11th annual Latin Grammy's coming up, we wanted to take a look back at some of the craziest red carpet appearances since the awards show began! Here are our picks for the most outrageous faux pas that some of our celebs have committed.
By Grace Bastidas | 10/12/2010 - 11:06
Ivy Queen is getting ready to let go of her true identity as Martha Ivelisse Pesante for the Machete Music Tour 2010, a multi-act extravaganza that kicks off on October 22 at New York’s Madison Square Garden.
By Angie Romero | 07/13/2010 - 08:00
She’s got more aliases than we have room to write (La Caballota, La Diva, La Potra) but there’s really only one that matters: La Reina. Today, reggaeton’s Royal Highness unveils her highly anticipated new project, Drama Queen, under Machete Music, her first studio album in three years.
By Alice Taranto | 06/30/2010 - 15:00
La Reina de Reggaeton Ivy Queen just dropped a new music video for her song "La Vida Es Así." From the start, Ivy wags her impeccably manicured finger at the camera, letting us know she’s not the type of chica to get trampled on, then confronts the woman (her former assistant) who stole her man: "¡El hombre con quien sales es mío y tú lo sabes." But the singer spins the tables by admitting that she is thankful to be rid of that basura.
By Jazmin Perez | 02/13/2009 - 10:15
Coming off the heels of their Grammy win last weekend, reggaeton stars Wisin y Yandel have revealed that they're working on the followup to Los Extraterrestres, their chart-topping and, now, award-winning album. El duo dinámico is in the studio recording their ninth studio LP, La Revolución, which is scheduled to drop in May, and the boys say they're actually revisiting older sounds this time around: