By Monica Herrera | 02/09/2009 - 10:20
Since the Grammy Awards televise approximately .0005% of the actual awards that they give out, we're happy to announce the winners who matter to us on their behalf.
By Monica Herrera | 12/03/2008 - 11:37
Lil Wayne and Coldplay (or as our Sound Check blog would say, the abominable Coldplay) might've topped the list of 2008 Grammy nominees, but among the mainstream contenders announced Wednesday night there were plenty of Latin surprises!
The biggest was for newcomer Karina Pasian--the 17-year old Dominican songstress scored a Best Contemporary R&B Album nomination for her self-titled debut, and she'll go head to head with Mary J.
By Monica Herrera | 08/28/2008 - 15:16
It's not often that a Dominican girl from Washington Heights gets dubbed "the next Alicia Keys," but for 17-year-old Karina Pasian, that sort of hype is common. "It's an honor because I do admire her--and we're both light-skinned and play the piano, so of course the comparisons are going to be there," she says. "But I am my own person."