By Grace Bastidas | 12/16/2010 - 11:52
Elvis Crespo is back with a new look, a new sound and a new record. Yes, we’re referring to the same guy who gave us the merengue hits “Suavemente” and “Pintame” over a decade ago. The 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer’s eighth album is aptly titled Indestructible (out this week) for the obstacles he’s faced—and overcome—throughout his long career. The “new and upated” Elvis Crespo is looking towards the future.
Why did you call the new album Indestructible?
By Lee Hernandez | 12/16/2010 - 08:45
Contrary to popular belief, Jennifer Lopez is not a diva, says Lady Gaga producer extraordinaire, RedOne.
The seasoned producer, who produced the hit songs, “Just Dance” and “Bad Romance,” is currently working with La Lopez on Love? her seventh upcoming studio album. Contrary to reports that Lopez is a super diva, RedOne claims that working with the pop star and newest American Idol judge was simple as pie.
By Grace Bastidas | 12/15/2010 - 11:32
Cuban singer-songwriter Alex Cuba has had a stellar year. Not only did he win a Latin Grammy for Best New Artist this past November, but just last month he also received a Grammy nod for Best Latin Pop Album. And even though he faces some stiff competition (Ricardo Arjona, Kany Garcia, Alejandro Sanz and Julieta Venegas are all nominated in the category), his soulful self-titled album is deserving of the accolade. We talked with the artist about his big nomination and his monster year:
By Mariela Rosario | 12/14/2010 - 14:00
Ricky Martin's new album has finally received a release date and a title!
The hotly anticipated new album, entitled Musica+Alma+Sexo (Music+Soul+Sex) will be released on February 01, 2011. The bilingual album is the Puerto Rican Grammy-winning pop stars first new album in six years.
By Grace Bastidas | 12/09/2010 - 13:20
Colombian superstar Juanes celebrated the release of his fifth studio, P.A.R.C.E., last night with an intimate show at New York City’s Irving Plaza. “I’ve spent a long time playing alone at home, totally bored. Being here with you is marvelous,” he told the 900-plus fans squeezed into the standing-room only venue.
By Grace Bastidas | 11/30/2010 - 17:30
We’d love to know what Julio Iglesias thinks about his eldest son’s newest single “Tonight (I’m F**kin’ You)”? After all, Dad was an original Latin Lover, a man who preferred to use innuendo when wooing the ladies. Even at his raunchiest, he was still a gentleman : “To all the girls who cared for me/ Who filled my nights with ecstasy/ They live within my heart/ I’ll always be a part/ Of all the girls I’ve loved before,” he croons in his most famous hit.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/30/2010 - 09:10
Christina Aguilera teamed up with T.I. for a new song called "Castle Walls" off of the rapper's new album No Mercy and we have to say, we're loving it!
The song was produced by Alex da Kid (who's also behind Eminem and Rihanna's smash hit, "Love the Way You Lie") and has real potential to be the break out song that Xtina and T.I. need after a year where both saw lackluster sales.
Listen to the song below and tell us:
By Mariela Rosario | 11/23/2010 - 11:00
Before Demi Lovato and Joe Jonas broke up back in May, the two recorded a special Christmas duet. The song was filmed for an appearance the Jobros made on Demi's hit Disney Channel show, Sonny with a Chance.
By Grace Bastidas | 11/22/2010 - 12:10
Puerto Rican-Filipino cutie Bruno Mars hit the stage this morning on NBC’s Today Show as part of the Toyota Concert Series. Wearing a green and black plaid jacket, a chauffeur hat and Ray-Ban sunglasses, the singer-songwriter belted out a couple of songs from his debut studio album Doo-Wops & Hooligans (Atlantic Records), including fan favorites “Just the Way You Are” and “Grenade.”
By Grace Bastidas | 11/17/2010 - 09:50
Meet Miguel. You may have heard his hit single “All I Want Is You” featuring rapper J. Cole. Well, this suave singer-songwriter is injecting new life into R&B with his yearning vocals and memorable melodies. His debut album, also titled All I Want Is You (Jive Records), doesn’t drop till November 30, but he’s already shared the stage with the likes of Mary J. Blige, Usher, Jay Z and Eminem. And guess what?