By Grace Bastidas | 10/19/2010 - 17:00
Shakira’s upcoming album, Sale el Sol, drops on November 2 (Sony). If you just can’t wait to hear it, our favorite she-wolf is streaming all 15 tracks on her MySpace page. The record includes an upbeat version of London duo The XX’s “Islands.” And it’s not the first time the Colombian singer infuses new life into another artist’s song.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/04/2010 - 16:00
Following up on the monstrous popularity of her cover of the Christmas standby "All I Want for Christmas is You," Mariah Carey is dropping a new album of holiday-themed songs this season.
By Grace Bastidas | 10/04/2010 - 11:42
Vicky Cristina, who? Barcelona belongs to Shakira in the new video for “Loca,” the merengue-powered single from the Colombian singer’s upcoming album Sale el Sol (out October 19; Sony). Shot in the Catalonian capital, the “crazy” clip captures our favorite hip-shaker roller-skating by the beach, frolicking in a water fountain and taking to the streets on a motorcycle. “Barcelona is one of my favorite cities and has become a second home to me,” said Shakira.
By Grace Bastidas | 09/27/2010 - 16:15
Mexican-American singer Gustavo Galindo may draw comparisons to a certain Colombian rocker for his guitar-strumming ways and thoughtful lyrics but the 28-year-old has a style all his own. As he readies his debut album, Entre la Ciudad y el Mar, with the help of legendary producer Gustavo Santaolalla (Juanes, Café Tacuba, Julieta Venegas), he explains how his music bridges the gap between two cultures and languages.
By Grace Bastidas | 09/22/2010 - 10:30
Calle 13 is misbehaving again. And no, vocalist René Perez isn’t picking on politicians or offending the Catholic church (at least not this time). Instead, the Puerto Rican rapper is inciting listeners to misbehave on “Vamo’ a Portarnos Mal,” the latest single from the duo’s upcoming fourth album, Calma Pueblo (out October 26; Sony Music Latin).
By Mariela Rosario | 09/21/2010 - 15:00
Selena Gomez's new album, A Year Without Rain drops today! The new album, which is the teen star's sophmore effort, is something that Gomez is especially proud of.
"This is like my baby," Selena told Latina.com of A Year Without Rain. "The album is all about fantasies and following your intuition,” she revealed. "There are songs about love, but it’s more about being yourself."
By Mariela Rosario | 09/16/2010 - 13:00
Chicano rock band Los Lobos have a new album out called Tin Can Trust and we have the exclusive video of the video for the single "Yo Canto."
By Mariela Rosario | 09/14/2010 - 12:29
Though Fox execs have denied reports that Jennifer Lopez's diva demands were keeping the pop star/actress from inking a deal to be a judge on American Idol, J.Lo was able to secure no less than 12 million dollars for the new TV gig! She might not be as divalicious as everyone assumes, but she certainly doesn't come cheap.