By Latina Staff | 08/26/2011 - 20:58
With Hurricane Irene posing a threat to the northeast this weekend, our staff made a list of our favorite songs to listen to during a storm. All of the songs we picked are about weather in some form or another, and they all help us relax. Here are our picks for the 10 songs to help you weather the storm.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/25/2011 - 10:45
The 12th Annual New York International Latino Film Festival (NYILFF) just wrapped up and we learned so much about our vibrant Latin culture from the entertaining and diverse movies that were screened from all over the U.S. and Latin America. From animated Cuban lovers united by music to Pitbull sharing his fondest childhood memory, there was something for everyone.
Here are our highlights:
By Mariela Rosario | 08/25/2011 - 09:59
Our main man Pitbull was about as surprised as we were to find out that Lindsay Lohan was suing him over the lyrics to his hit song "Give me Everything". At one point in the #1 song, Mr. Worldwide rhymes, "I got it locked up like Lindsay Lohan," and the troubled Hollywood starlet is apparently none too happy with the reference to her house arrest and legal troubles.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/23/2011 - 13:30
Pitbull has been confirmed to perform his smash hit “Give Me Everything” at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards! The 30-year-old Cuban American rapper, whose hit single featuring Ne-Yo and singer Nayer reached the number one spot on iTunes earlier this summer, will take the stage next Sunday, Aug. 28 at 9 p.m. (Live ET/Tape Delayed PT.
By Angie Romero | 08/22/2011 - 18:51
Celia would be so proud! Gloria Estefan and Mr. Worldwide have teamed up for a hot remix to La Reina’s new single “Wepa!” off her upcoming album, Miss Little Havana. As we witnessed a few years back with G’s “No Llores,” when these two get together, it’s fire—Cuba’s finest.
Remixed by Holland DJ R3hab, it’s just one of the many takes on Pharell’s original version, which we’re still obsessing over.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/22/2011 - 12:01
According to MTV, 30-year-old Cuban American rapper Pitbull, and the producers of his hit song, "Give Me Everything," are being sued by Lindsay Lohan over the lyric, “I got it locked up like Lindsay Lohan.”
By Amaris Castillo | 08/15/2011 - 11:15
Pitbull can add yet another collaboration to his neverending list! The Cuban American rapper, who graced the cover of our June-July ‘Hot Guys’ issue, has teamed up (for the second time) with fellow cubano Jencarlos Canela and&n
By Mariela Rosario | 08/08/2011 - 16:00
Want to know who Demi Lovato really wants to work with? It might surprise you given the young singer's rock & roll sensibilities. But we'll give you a hint: One is Colombian, the other is Cuban, but they both frequently call Miami their home. Watch the video below to find out...
By Amaris Castillo | 08/05/2011 - 11:00
Everyone has a favorite food. Maybe its something only abuelita can make, or maybe it’s a traditional dish from your home country, but inevitably, just the thought of that treasured dish gets you drooling.
Well, celebs are just the same! Check out our list of some of our favorite Latino celebrities and the foods that make their mouths water:
By Lee Hernandez | 08/04/2011 - 19:26
When Pitbull says "Dale!" we can't help but go! When Walter Mercado wishes us "sobre todo, mucho, mucho amor," we can't help but feel like we're being blessed by some divine spirit, and when Charo says cuchi-cuchi, we can't help but ask ourselves: "What in the world does that mean?" Here are our 5 favorite Latino celeb catch-phrases of all-time!