By Smriti Mundhra | 06/20/2011 - 18:24
Cuban American television star and musician Jencarlos Canela may be the biggest double threat to hit the small screen since Ricky Martin (his first album Buscame topped the Latin charts and he’s currently starring in his fourth telenovela) but he hasn’t yet crossed the line into becoming a mainstream superstar.
By Adriana Rivera | 06/17/2011 - 16:00
Another Latino crossover artist is emerging! Natalia Jimenez—whose beautiful, passionate vocals won us over as the lead singer of La Quinta Estación—is releasing her first self-titled solo album! Emilio Estefan produced Jimenez’s debut album and encouraged her to record three songs in English with the translation help of his wife, Gloria Estefan.
By Latina Staff | 06/14/2011 - 11:50
Will we be hearing Demi Lovato sing in Spanish again? If you trust songwriter and producer Edgar Cortazar, the answer is yes!
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 Adriana Rivera | 06/10/2011 - 14:00
“Rain Over Me” is the catchy new club-ready hit from Pitbull and Marc Anthony. It’s a different sound for Anthony, but it definitely works and he sounds fantastic. Pitbull keeps the beat going and this track will make you want to dance the night away. Pick up Pitbull's new album Planet Pit when it hits iTunes on June 21. Until then, take a listen below:
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 Mariela Rosario | 06/07/2011 - 12:32
Check out the new music video for Shakira's single "Rabiosa"! The Colombian pop star is working a radically different look, as well as a super sexy stripper poll. Now we know why she was taking those classes in Barcelona, perhaps they weren't just for Pique after all...
By Lee Hernandez | 06/06/2011 - 15:00
We're still a few weeks away from the release of Selena Gomez's third album, When The Sun Goes Down (June 28), but don't fret: Selena and her band,The Scene have released a preview of her new song "Bang Bang Bang!" to hold us over until then.
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 Adriana Rivera | 06/03/2011 - 13:16
—Rosie Perez, who never attended her high school prom, is holding her own “adult dance” with profits benefiting the Urban Arts Partnership. Expected celebrity guests include America Ferrera, Jesse Eisenberg and Alan Cumming.