Watch: Eduardo Verastegui Comments on Ricky Martin Coming Out
By Mariela Rosario | 04/12/2010 - 14:29

Super hottie Eduardo Verastegui has (finally) commented on Ricky Martin's recent announcement that he was a "fortunate homosexual man." Why do we say "finally"? Well, for years, Verastegui was rumored to be Martin's secret lover, and when Ricky decided to have his twin baby boys via a surrogate, rumors swirled again that it was Verastegui who was the donor. On a recent trip to Barranquilla, Colombia to spread the Catholic faith, Verastegui denied the rumors, dismissing them as jokes.


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Was It Important for Ricky Martin to Come Out?
By Mariela Rosario | 04/08/2010 - 18:00

Unless you've been living under a rock for the last few weeks, you heard that über-famous bon-bon shaker Ricky Martin came out as being a homosexual. Maybe you were surprised (we doubt it), maybe you were happy for him, but chances are, you had an opinion. Rumors have been swirling about Martin's sexuality for more than a decade. So, the real question is: Why do people care so much if Ricky Martin is gay?


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Ricky Martin Comes Out of the Closet (Finally)
By Elayne Fluker | 03/29/2010 - 17:27

After years of speculation and avoiding the uncomfortable question about whether or not he was gay (because really, did it matter?!), Ricky Martin has finally come out of the closet.

On the singer's Web site rickymartinmusic.com, he gives a seemingly heartfelt explanation for why he has, up until this point, been so hush-hush about his orientation. Though we haven't personally heard him say the words, the implications of this letter have the Web world abuzz.


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Ricky Martin Offered Role in Broadway Revival of 'Evita'
By Mariela Rosario | 03/04/2010 - 12:30

When the new Broadway revival of Evita debuts next year at the Nederlander theater, creators Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice are hoping to up the production's star power by bringing Ricky Martin on board to play the role of Che Guevara. The revival, budgeted at $10 million, will be directed by Michael Grandage and choreographed by Rob Ashford.


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Video: "Somos El Mundo" featuring Ricky Martin, Juanes, Pitbull and Aventura
By Mariela Rosario | 03/03/2010 - 13:23

Emilio Estefan premiered the video for his Spanish version of "We are the World" entitled "Somos el Mundo" on El Show de Crisitina this week and the stars came out to support the effort in full force. From Juanes to Shakira to Pitbull, it was a veritable who's who in the world of Latin music.


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Ricky Martin Rallies His Celebrity Friends in A Plea to Rebuild Haiti
By Mariela Rosario | 02/26/2010 - 11:37

As we previously reported, Ricky Martin took a trip with Habitat for Humanity CEO Jonathan Reckford to Haiti shortly after the 7.0 magnitude earthquake devastated the island nation on Jan. 12.


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Ricky Martin Asks "To Shave or Not To Shave?"
By Miranda Noland | 02/23/2010 - 17:02

The always-gorgeous Ricky Martin took to his Twitter account today to ask for some grooming advice:

To shave or not to shave? That is the question.

It got us to wondering how you prefer your Ricky—shaved or scruffy?


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Ricky Martin Lends a Helping Hand in Haiti
By Mariela Rosario | 01/20/2010 - 09:57

Ricky Martin landed in Haiti yesterday to do some hands-on volunteering in the shaken country. Martin traveled with Habitat for Humanity CEO Jonathan Reckford to the capital city of Port-Au-Prince and was deeply effected by all that he saw.


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Ricky Martin, You’re My Hero
By Grace Bastidas | 09/24/2009 - 11:38

Puerto Rican pop star Ricky Martin doesn’t tire. I get exhausted just reading his Twitter page. When the single father of two isn’t working on his upcoming album or penning a book he describes as “cathartic,” he is making the world a safer place for children everywhere through the Ricky Martin Foundation.


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Pitbull Growls at Kanye West, Ricky Martin Tweets His Disappointment
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 09/15/2009 - 16:10

Man, Kanye doesn’t want it with Pitbull. The ‘Ye hate-fest continued when Miami rapper Pitbull spoke to TMZ about West’s now infamous outburst at the MTV VMAs.

Photographers stepped to Pitbull and asked for his reaction to Kanye stealing Taylor Swift’s moment to shine following her win for Best Female Video. After a string of expletives, Pitbull says, “I’ll tell you one thing, he know who to do that to.”


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