By Smriti Mundhra | 06/13/2011 - 11:26
Prolific supergroup Ozomatli have spent sixteen years bringing the voice of Mexican immigrants to mainstream America, and now they’re taking their message to the big screen. The Los Angeles-based group was asked by Twilight: New Moon and About a Boy director Chris Weitz to write a song for his new film A Better Life, the story of a Mexican gardener in Los Angeles working hard to keep his son away from gang culture while trying to dodge la migra.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/09/2011 - 10:07
We told you to keep an eye out for Natalia Jimenez, who first caught our eye as the lead vocalist for Spanish pop band, La 5a Estacion. She electrified the audience at the Latin Grammy's with an amazing duet alongside Ricky Martin and now she's dropped the music video for the first single, "Por Ser Tu Mujer", off of her solo effort, which will hit stores on June 21st.
By Latina Staff | 06/06/2011 - 14:30
Daddy Yankee was right when he told us, “Ven Conmigo”, his new single with Prince Royce, was going to be a summer anthem.
The video premiered today and the boys are so hot they caused the video set to burst into flames. Check it out:
By Lee Hernandez | 05/31/2011 - 17:04
Nickelodeon star Victoria Justice is getting into some risky business in her new music video — literally! The part-Puerto Rican actress-singer looks positively gorgeous in the video for her new song, "My Best Friend's Brother."
By Johanna Ferreira | 05/19/2011 - 15:30
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama seem to have a thing for Latin music and we love it!
By Johanna Ferreira | 05/18/2011 - 09:44
Quite a bit of controversy was stirred up yesterday when Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez took to Twitter to thank Shakira for giving him a signed red guitar. But according to a statement made by Shakira’s press office, she had “signed 6 guitars at the request of concert organizers” while she was on tour in Caracas, Venezuela.
By Mariela Rosario | 05/17/2011 - 14:15
Pitbull recently performed and we have exclusive concert video to share with you! Check out Mr. 305 performing his new hit single, "Give Me Everything" below. We haven't been able to reschedule our live Facebook chat with the Miami-based music sensation yet, but he was kind enough to share this video just for you! Be sure to keep checking in and we'll let you know when it's going to happen:
By Angie Romero | 05/16/2011 - 08:00
She’s only 17 but we can already see a bright future ahead of her! We’re talking about pop star-in-the-making Manika. With a mixed heritage that includes Spanish, Filipino, Japanese, Chinese, and Malaysian roots, she’s a fresh new face on the music scene and one who’s poised to become a much-needed positive role model for teens everywhere (no offense, Ke$ha!).
By Mariela Rosario | 05/11/2011 - 15:39
This just brought us back to That '70s Show and reminded us how freaking funny Wilmer Valderrama can be! After a few serious turns in movies like The Dry Land alongside America Ferrera, the Venezuelan and Colombian actor has returned to his roots with this hysterical spoof music video. All we have to say is, Enrique Iglesias better watch out.
Catch Wilmer as alter-ego Eduardo Fresco in "The Way I Fiesta" below. ¡Que loco!
By Mariela Rosario | 05/09/2011 - 08:55
Rick Gonzalez has been in a bunch of films (Old School, War of the Worlds, Coach Carter) and starred in the cult TV series Reaper, but it's his latest role as Jesus—yes, as in the Jesus—in Lady Gaga's controversial new music video for her single "Judas" that has him in the spotlight these days.