By Latina Staff | 05/04/2011 - 11:00
Cuban American music sensation Pitbull graces the June-July 2011 cover of Latina magazine’s “Hot Guys Issue,” which hits newsstands on May 17th. This marks the first time in more than two years that a male celebrity has been on Latina’s cover! Here's a taste of what Mr. 305 had to say:
On someone special in his life: “I always tell people that I’m single, bilingual and ready to mingle!”
By Smriti Mundhra | 05/03/2011 - 15:00
This is a big week for Jennifer Lopez—after years of anticipation, her new album LOVE? drops today, along with the music video for her latest single “I’m Into You,” featuring rapper Lil Wayne, and tomorrow, she hits the http://www.latina.com/entertainment/music/confirmed-jennifer-lopez
By Mariela Rosario | 04/29/2011 - 10:01
Everyone may be afflicted with Royal Wedding fever right now, but it was a big night for Latin music with the 2011 Premios Billboard going down in Miami, Florida too! Here's a quick red carpet recap in case you missed it—and be sure to check out our rundown of the nights biggest winners here.
By Mariela Rosario | 04/28/2011 - 11:00
Tonight are the 2011 Billboard Latin Music Awards, airing live on Telemundo at 8 p.m. EST! Are you planning on tuning in? If not, you can still have a say on who should win the award for Hottest Latin Song of the Year.
The competition is fierce, we have a reggaeton don, a couple of international pop stars and a Dominican icon all vying for the top spot!
We want to know who you think should win. Here are the nominees:
Don Omar & Lucenzo for “Danza Kuduro”
By Lee Hernandez | 04/19/2011 - 13:25
Is Shakira mad at Pitbull? No, in fact, quite the opposite. The "Waka Waka" singer is featuring the hot rapper in the English version of her new song, "Rabiosa." The new track is a cover of an original song by Dominican porducer El Cata (whom Shaki features on the Spanish-laguage version of the single and on "Loca") and is available on iTunes in both languages.
By Irasema Romero | 03/24/2011 - 12:30
— Oscar season may be over, but we still have one of the most anticipated Latin music awards shows to look forward to! The Billboard Latin Music Awards are scheduled to air live on Telemundo April 28, and Pitbull, Don Omar and Camila are all scheduled to present!
By Mariela Rosario | 03/23/2011 - 09:30
Jennifer Lopez is a genius and that's why she makes sure her music apeals to as wide of an audience as possible by recording in both English and Spanish. Need proof that she's always thinking about her Latino fan base? J.Lo just dropped a Spanish language version of her hit comeback single "On the Floor," called "Ven a Bailar."
The club banger—featuring everyone's favorite papi chulo, Pitbull—has been performing strongly on iTunes and just hit the number 5 spot on the Billboard Hot 100.
By Johanna Ferreira | 03/01/2011 - 16:00
We don’t how Pitbull has the time to make all these hit songs, but we’re loving it! In just a matter of weeks we’ve heard Pitbull in Jennifer Lopez’s hit single “On The Floor,” and seen the video for Mr. 305’s latest single with Jencarlos Canela, “Tu Cuerpo.”
By Johanna Ferreira | 02/28/2011 - 13:09
-Rosario Dawson surprised everyone this weekend at the Spirit Awards. Paul Rudd and Eva Mendes were presenting the Best Screenplay award when Dawson suddenly ran on stage, joined the two and grabbed Rudd’s crotch! Rudd looked completely surprised but after a while didn’t seem to mind that Dawson was holding his package. It had to have been a dare!
By Mariela Rosario | 02/22/2011 - 15:45
Bet you didn’t know the man behind most of Pitbull's music videos is David Rousseau. This Miami-based Cubano, born in Caracas, Venezuela and raised in Little Havana, is the brainchild behind “I Know You Want Me/Calle 8,” a music video that garnered over 150 million (!) hits on You Tube.