By Grace Bastidas | 08/10/2010 - 10:00
Most of them may not sing—or rap—in Spanish, but all of these musicians can certainly lay claim to some degree of Latin-ness. And whether they’re 1/18th Mexican, as in Fergie’s case, or half Puerto Rican like Maxwell, we’re proud to sing their praises.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/16/2010 - 17:00
Kelis is hitting the airwaves again with a new single produced by Will.I.Am from her upcoming album, Fleshtone, which drops July 6th. The single, "4th of July (Fireworks)," is getting rave reviews from dance music fanatics and the new music video features the edgy songstress in a variety of natural elements like earth, water and fire. The "Milkshake" singer will once again bring all the boys to the yard this summer when she goes on tour with Swedish electropop phenom Robyn for the All Hearts Tour.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/24/2009 - 10:52
Even though Kelis just gave birth amidst mad drama—including Nas showing up to the hospital drunk (!) while she was in labor for three long days pushing out the couple's only child together—the singer was most likely elated to hear that a Los Angeles judge ruled in her favor yesterday. Her soon-to-be ex-husband was told to pay the pop star approximately $40,000 a month in child support and alimony.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/23/2009 - 09:56
Singer Kelis has given birth to a bouncing baby boy named Knight Jones. The little man weighed in at 7.8 lbs. and was born at around 9 p.m. Wednesday evening in New York City.
A representative for Kelis, 29, told Usmagazine.com, "The beautiful baby boy and his mother are doing wonderful." This is the first baby for the "Milkshake" singer. The singer split with her estranged husband, rapper Nas, when she was seven months pregnant.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 07/21/2009 - 11:55
TMZ reports Kelis had to miss her scheduled court date to fight estranged husband Nas for child support and other expenses because she’s busy giving birth to the couple’s son.