By Cindy Casares | 05/24/2015 - 11:00
Every time I cover a music festival, I get anxious. There’s an energy that gets sucked out of you at these events.
By Jesus Trivino | 02/07/2015 - 09:00
Latino artists were an integral part of the creation of hip-hop culture in the 1970s.
By Jesus Trivino | 12/22/2014 - 13:08
Iggy Azalea continues to be on the tips of the tongues of a lot of hip-hop fans, artists and experts.
By Jesus Trivino | 08/14/2014 - 16:28
By Jesus Trivino | 08/14/2014 - 16:04
Crazy Legs isn’t one to boast. So leave it up to us: the Puerto Rican b-boy legend is one of the most iconic Latino figures in hip-hop history. ‘Nuff said.
By Jesus Trivino | 03/16/2014 - 10:00
Yes, Kid Cudi may be a star in the rap world but with his scene-stealing role in Need for Speed, in theaters this Friday, non-hip-hop fans are about to get familiar with the Mexican and African American rapper and actor.
By Jesus Trivino | 08/13/2013 - 18:54
L.A.-based rapper, Kendrick Lamar, dropped a bomb on the hip-hop world today with his incendiary verse on (Naya Rivera’s beau) Big Sean’s “Control.” The Billboard chart-topper threw lyrical darts at his contemporaries (Mac Miller, A$AP Rocky, J.
By Samantha Leal | 08/17/2012 - 14:00
Have you heard of the Y.N.RichKids crew? No? Well, get ready to change that. These youngsters have released their track "Hot Cheetos and Takis" -- an ode to their favorite snacks. (Side note: We're absolutely loving the fact that the popular Mexican snack has made it into the mix... maybe now they'll be stocked more places? One can hope.)
By Samantha Leal | 06/13/2012 - 17:00
Claudia Feliciano, or as most know her, Snow Tha Product, is a 23-year-old music artist who has just been signed to Atlantic Records. Born to undocumented Mexican immigrants, Snow grew up in California and now makes her home in Fort Worth, Texas. With a new mixtape Good Nights and Bad Mornings about to hit the scene, we caught up with the young lyricist to talk about her music and where she plans on going next.
How’d you get into music?
By Amaris Castillo | 10/04/2011 - 12:15
Last month, we shared several highlights from the new HBO documentary film The Latino List. Directed by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, the film premiered last week on both HBO Latino and HBO and explores the meaning of being a modern Latino/a through one-on-one interviews with a cross-section of Latino figures.