Vote! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
By Amaris Castillo | 11/07/2011 - 17:50

This week, we’re crushing on men whose searing hotness will burn through the 12th Annual Latin Grammy Awards, which takes place this Thursday night and will air live on Univision. A rapper, actor, and singer; tell us who's your fave by voting below:

René Pérez from Calle 13


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WATCH: Calle 13's Violent New Music Video About Environmental Preservation
WATCH: Calle 13's Violent New Music Video About Environmental Preservation
By Mariela Rosario | 07/12/2011 - 11:42

Calle 13 just dropped the new music video for their single, "Muerte En Hawaii" off of their latest album Entren Los Que Quieran and as can be expected from this rebellious duo, everything is not as it seems in the clip.


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Los Tigres del Norte
EXCLUSIVE: Los Tigres del Norte On Their Upcoming MTV Unplugged Special
By Smriti Mundhra | 05/19/2011 - 14:30

Los Tigres del Norte have been performing on stage since before most of us were born, and they don’t appear to be slowing down any time soon. The Grammy-winning ensemble from Mexico was honored with their very own MTV Unplugged session, and they brought a whole bunch of their A-list admirers along to help turn up the volume on their set.


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Calle 13 Dish on Upcoming Album
EXCLUSIVE: Calle 13 "Said No to Reggaeton" on New Album
By Grace Bastidas | 11/04/2010 - 08:30

Puerto Rican duo Calle 13’s fourth studio album Entren Los Que Quieren drops on November 16th and the countdown is officially on. A mix of genres and sounds, the record tackles a range of topics, including personal freedom, cultural unity and conformity. Latina.com spoke to the usually quiet Eduardo José Martínez (aka Visitante) about the music and his controversial partner in crime. Here’s what he had to say:

What does “Entren Los Que Quieren” mean to you?


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LISTEN: Being Bad with Calle 13
LISTEN: Being Bad with Calle 13
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).


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Diego Luna is Directing Calle 13's New Music Video!
Diego Luna is Directing Calle 13's New Music Video!
By Grace Bastidas | 08/30/2010 - 16:30

Diego Luna’s second feature, Abel—about a nine-year-old boy who becomes the man of the house—is currently making the rounds on the festival circuit. So what does a thespian of his caliber do in between screenings? He directs a Calle 13 video, of course.


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Denise Quinones on 'La Soga' and Why She Loves Bad Boys
Denise Quinones on 'La Soga' and Why She Loves Bad Boys
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 08/19/2010 - 17:00

In her new film La Soga, Denise Quiñones plays the childhood sweetheart of a government assassin in the Dominican Republic (played by writer/actor Manny Perez). We talked to the former Miss Universe at the movie’s New York premiere last week and she told us about the latest projects and her love of bad boys.

What drew you to this project?


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Watch: Shakira & Rene Perez of Calle 13 Duet at Glastonbury Festival
By Mariela Rosario | 06/29/2010 - 17:00

Shakira and Rene Perez of Puerto Rican alternative group Calle 13 teamed up over the weekend to give the huge crowd gathered for the Glastonbury music festival a special treat. The two stars came together to perform their song "Gordita" at Europe's largest musical event and we've got it on video!

Check out the performance below:


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Calle 13's René Pérez and Former Miss Universe Denise Quiñones Break Up
By Mariela Rosario | 10/14/2009 - 11:30

Another one bites the dust! The relationship between two of Puerto Rico's beloved stars, former Miss Universe 2001, Denise Quiñones and lead singer of Calle 13, René Pérez (aka Residente) is officially over. Shirley Rodríguez, publicist for Calle 13, confirmed the split, telling Puerto Rican newspaper Primera Hora, "Yes, it's true. Neither of them are trying to hide the fact that the relationship is over. I can't offer any more details, but I know that they will continue to be friends."


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René Pérez of Calle 13 Opens Up About How AIDS/HIV Has Affected His Life
By Mariela Rosario | 03/20/2009 - 18:00

René Pérez (aka Residente) of Calle 13 sat down with MTV Tr3s at a recent screening of the new film Pedro, based on the life of Pedro Zamora, the first openly gay and HIV positive cast member ever featured on The Real World, at Florida International University.


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