This Photographer's Tribute to Afro Latina Artists Will Give You Major Black Girl Magic Vibes
This Tribute to Afro-Latina Artists Gives Major Black Girl Magic Vibes
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/16/2017 - 16:44

When Linda Nieves-Powell set out to create this photo project, the most important thing for her was to highlight the importance of reclaiming identity.

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WATCH: Grizel 'Chachi' Del Valle Slays Cover of La Lupe's 'Qué te Pedí'
WATCH: Grizel 'Chachi' Del Valle Slays Cover of La Lupe's "Qué Te Pedí"
By Ebby Antigua | 03/28/2016 - 15:26
Grizel Del Valle is a Puerto Rican performer. A trained singer, dancer and actor, the multifaceted Boricua is affectionately known by her family, friends and fans as "Chachi." The professional mambo instructor, who has taught, performed and judged the dance internationally, is also an actress, with roles in the hollywood film El Cantante and the off-Broadway hit musical Celia: The Life and Music of Celia Cruz.

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10 Afro-Latina Anthems You Need to Hear
10 Afro-Latina Anthems You Need to Hear
By Raquel Reichard | 01/22/2016 - 17:13

Music can empower, strengthen and rebuild us, and sometimes, that’s just what we need to apply for a job, say “deuces” to a toxic relationship or just get up in the morning.

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5 Songs About Santeria
5 Songs About Santeria
By Jesus Trivino | 11/25/2014 - 11:23

Santeria — not just a Sublime song.

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Michael C. Hall and Lauren Velez on Dexter
SPOILER ALERT: Emmy-Worthy Lauren Vélez Ends 7-Year Run on 'Dexter'
By Amaris Castillo | 12/17/2012 - 12:21

If you’re a diehard Dexter fan, you’re well aware of this sad news. But if you haven't seen the finale -- DO NOT READ! SPOILERS AHEAD!

Okay, now that we've warned you, Lauren Vélez’s character was killed off on Dexter’s seventh-season finale – thus ending the actress’ role on the show.

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Lauren Velez at the 2011 NCLR ALMA Awards
EXCLUSIVE: Lauren Velez Spills on Her New Biopic 'They Call Me La Lupe'
By Sugey Palomares | 09/26/2012 - 15:06

Iconic Puerto Rican actress, Lauren Velez, 47, may flaunt her investigative skills as Captain María LaGuerta on the hit drama series, Dexter, which premieres its new season on Showtime this week, but she's also preparing to take center stage in the upcoming biopic, La Lupe.

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Lauren Velez
EXCLUSIVE: Lauren Velez Revives La Lupe Off-Broadway
By Mariela Rosario | 12/09/2010 - 17:15

We caught up with Dexter actress Lauren Velez to talk to her about her exciting new project, an off-Broadway show about the extraordinary singer La Lupe's life called, They Call Me La Lupe, opening Jan. 4, 2011, at Teatro LATEA in New York City.

Tell us about your new one woman show, They Call Me La Lupe?

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