By Amaris Castillo | 05/23/2011 - 10:10
A slew of Latino artists snagged awards at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards last night, which was held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
By Mariela Rosario | 05/20/2011 - 16:30
The Guinness Book of World Records recently declared that 114-year-old Maria Gomes Valentim, a resident of Brazil, is officially the world's oldest living human! Brazilian culture has given so many wonderful things to the world, and people there are clearly happy, or they would not be living to be 114.
From caipirinhas to samba—the stand-out South American country has got it going on! Here's why:
By Mariela Rosario | 05/20/2011 - 16:00
Five-time Grammy Award winner Marc Anthony announced dates for his upcoming U.S. tour this week! Tickets are on sale today via ticketmaster and Anthony is set to kick off his stateside tour on September 1st in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
"I am really excited about visiting some of my favorite cities on this tour. I can't wait to share my music with all my fans," said Anthony. Wonder if he'll be taking Jenny and the twins along for the ride? It would be good practice for her highly anticipated world tour!
By Mariela Rosario | 05/11/2011 - 08:43
Jennifer Lopez visited Ellen DeGeneres to talk about American Idol, her impending world tour, and of course, to compete in a dance-off with the hysterical talk show host.
Watch the interview below where J.Lo breaks down the remaining contestants in the popular singing competition:
By Mariela Rosario | 05/06/2011 - 10:05
For the 16th year, The Today Show will once again be sponsoring a series of free concerts this summer in NYC which will be held at the outdoor Rockefeller Plaza and broadcast live for the entire nation to watch.
This summer series will be especially great because Pitbull, Bruno Mars and Enrique Iglesias are all confirmed for performances! Mars will be the first to hit the stage on June 24th, followed by Pitbull on July 1st and Iglesias on August 19th.
By Mariela Rosario | 05/06/2011 - 08:00
Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull showed the American Idol contestants and audience how it's done last night in a performance of their hit song "On the Floor"! All we have to say is J.Lo definitely still has it.
Did you catch the performance last night? What did you think?
By Mariela Rosario | 04/04/2011 - 18:15
Oh, J.Lo, we have no idea how you do it, but you manage to pull off every single look you try no matter how over the top it may seem for us mere mortals. Full on blue eye shadow? Check. Scandalous scarf dress? Check. It seems you just can't go wrong!
So, we weren't that surprised to see La Lopez rocking the super trendy turban headband to the fullest in Chichen Itza on the set of the video for her latest collaboration with Lil' Wayne, "I'm Into You."
She looked great, but we're still on the fence about this hair accessory. Tell us:
By Smriti Mundhra | 04/04/2011 - 13:00
It seems like Mexican indie rock band Hello Seahorse! has been poised for a breakthrough to the mainstream forever. The Mexico City-based foursome created three critically acclaimed albums, collected a handful of awards (their 2009 album Bestia snagged them an iTunes “Best New Artist” nod, an MTV VMA Latinoamerica and two Latin Grammy nominations) and shared the stage with rock giants like the Beastie Boys and The Killers.
By Smriti Mundhra | 03/29/2011 - 22:26
Pop music may bring sexy back—if the tour that Britney Spears announced on Good Morning America with Enrique Iglesias ever becomes a reality. Just hours after Brit made the announcement, Enrique pulled out, but Billboard.biz is reporting that negotiations are still under way that could eventually result in a Spears/Iglesias tour taking place this summer.
By Smriti Mundhra | 03/29/2011 - 17:29
It may be Bob Marley’s name that has become synonymous with dub and reggae, but—as filmmakers Ethan Higbee and Adam Bhala Lough know—his mentor Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry is the true godfather of the movement. Now 70-something and living in Switzerland, Perry gets his close-up in The Upsetter, a feature documentary directed by Higbee and Lough and narrated by Benicio del Toro.