By Priscilla Rodriguez | 01/22/2014 - 09:11
Shakira is surely getting fans pump for her new album, which will make its debut this March!
The 36-year-old singer released her first single "Can't Remember to Forget You" -- a duet with Rihanna -- and now she's hit fans with the Spanish version of the chart-topping hit.
By Latina Staff | 01/13/2014 - 15:00
Listen up: Beats Music has announced a new streaming subscription service launching January 21, 2014, and here at Latina we're excited to be in on the action as one of its playlist curators! Developed and led by Dr.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 01/10/2014 - 10:25
“Film it any way you want,” Marc Anthony told fans during a concert in Los Angeles in September.
According to Fox News Latino, Anthony gave concert attendees an opportunity to be part of a fan-made music video and asked them to videotape him singing "Vivir Mi Vida."
"Just film it and you might see yourself in the video,” he told the crowd.
By Cristina Arreola | 01/03/2014 - 11:10
New Year, New Music! Christina Aguilera surprised fans on New Year's Day 2014 when she helped fellow diva, Lady Gaga, drop the newest version of the song "Do What U Want." Queen Xtina is the reigning champion of collaborations, boasting duets with everyone from Maroon 5 to Ricky Martin to Alejandro Fernandez. Luckily for you, we've sifted through her impressive repertoire and compiled her 10 best collaborations. Take a listen:
By Cristina Arreola | 12/30/2013 - 12:28
It's time to say adios to 2013, but before we do, let's take a look back (or a listen!) to all the hit songs we played over and over again this year. From "Vivir Mi Vida" to "Come And Get It", these are the 15 songs we just couldn't stop listening to:
By Sugey Palomares | 12/28/2013 - 11:00
We are honoring past and present Afro-Latino musicians with a strong talent and legacy to last for generations to come. From La Lupe to Esperanza Spalding, each of these 25 stars are pioneers and game changers who have mesmerized us. Without further ado, we proudly present our list of the 25 Greatest Afro-Latino musicians of all-time!
With additional reporting by Jill Pankow.
By Cristina Arreola | 11/27/2013 - 12:17
Two unlikely friends have banded together to create music that targets censorship, media manipulation, and the concealment of information.
Calle 13 has released their first song in nearly four years. The single, called "Multi_Viral", is a collaboration between Calle 13, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, guitarist Tom Morello, and Palestinian singer-songwriter Kamilya Jubran.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/21/2013 - 10:36
Carlos Santana has teamed up with Juanes to bring fans "La Flaca," the first single off his upcoming, highly anticipated Spanish-language album.
"La Flaca" is a cover from Jarabe de Palo's classic hit, and Juanes' killer voice and Santana's amazing guitar skills, make this one of the best covers yet.
The new single will be available on November 25, but we've got your first listen below. Check it out:
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/19/2013 - 09:16
It's no secret that Latinos have been a great influence throughout U.S. history and that includes music!
“Many of the contributions we have given to society have been somewhat hidden,” said co-curator and professor at the University of Washington, Michelle Habell-Pallán, according to NBC Latino. “Music is a wonderful way to invite all kinds of people to understand the influence of Latino culture in American society.”
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/14/2013 - 10:06
Daddy Yankee recently released his latest album, El Imperio Nazza: King Daddy Edition, which debuted at #1 on iTunes.
The reggaetonero had revealed that he'd be going back to his roots for this, and now he says that the overall genre is following his footsteps.