By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/12/2013 - 13:05
Oh, sweet tunes! Musica is a powerful thing: It can make us happy, sad and sometimes angry, so we think it's safe to say that it holds the key to our heart and soul. Some artists have managed to take over our emotions, not only in English, but in Spanish as well. From Fifth Harmony to Pitbull, here are some singers or bands you never knew had a Spanish album:
By Dan Koday | 11/15/2012 - 22:40
The biggest night in Latin music, the 13th Annual Latin Grammy Awards took place on November 15, 2012 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. While música might be the star of the show, the style some of your favorite Latino stars were wearing on the red carpet came in a close second. From Pitbull and Nelly Furtado to Jesse Huerta, check out photos to see which ones made our best dressed picks!
By Araceli Cruz | 07/25/2012 - 17:00
Last night singer Nelly Furtado performed an intimate show in New York celebrating the upcoming release of her new album The Spirit Indestructible as part of the Self Rocks The Summer, a concert presented by Self Magazine and Essie.
Wearing a classy vintage floral knee-length dress, the songstress told Latina about her future desire to record a full-length Portuguese album, which already has sparked one track: a single in Portuguese that will be released on Valentine’s Day 2013.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/21/2012 - 17:32
Nelly Furtado took a temporary hiatus after dropping her Spanish album Mi Plan back in 2009 and finally resurfaced for a live performance of her new single, “Big Hoops,” at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards last night on ABC.
By Grace Bastidas | 01/20/2011 - 15:00
Ricky Martin, Enrique Iglesias and Shakira are just some of the Latin artists that have successfully crossed over into the English language market, paving the way for the many musicians who dream of stardom on U.S. soil.
But the reverse has become increasingly popular, with singers switching to Spanish after hitting the big time. Check out some of the performers that have fine-tuned their voices in español—capturing a whole new legion of listeners in the process.
By Gerri Miller | 02/23/2010 - 13:02
The stars came out for the Los Premio lo Nuestro a La Musica Latina awards gala in Miami on Feb. 18 and rocked the red carpet with style and flair. Who dazzled and who didn’t? We interviewed three experts to find out.
Freelance makeup artist Lauren Iavarone, who beautifies brides for their weddings when she’s not working on models at New York Fashion week, magazine shoots and events, thinks the eight women we selected, with one exception, are “looking pretty fierce.”
By Grace Bastidas | 09/22/2009 - 13:29
If you haven’t heard Alex Cuba’s warm voice and funk-flecked sound, you’re missing out. The Cuban singer-songwriter collaborated with Nelly Furtado on her first Spanish album, Mi Plan, and continues to redefine his native music on his latest stateside release, Agua del Pozo. I had a chance to talk to him from his home in British Columbia, Canada:
You started out playing with your brother in Canada. When did you decide to go solo?
By Anabell Romero | 08/26/2009 - 15:00
Salma Hayek, Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem will be be among those honored for their achievements at the 2009 ALMA awards iin Los Angeles on September 17th.
By Monica Herrera | 04/18/2008 - 15:49
Nelly Furtado is officially the queen of Latin collabos. The pop princess—who just two months ago told a Chilean newspaper that she felt like a Latina—has jumped on a remix of Wisin y Yandel’s hit reggaeton jam, “Sexy Movimiento.” Click here to listen.