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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Ricky Martin Posts Adorable Photos of His Twins
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 08/19/2009 - 12:43

We think we're falling in love with Ricky Martin all over again. After a year of the singer being pretty secretive about his 1-year-old twins, Valentino and Matteo (we haven't seen them since they were newborns!), he finally posted images of the impossibly cute babies on his official website. And the family looks as happy and perfect as we imagined.


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Ricky Martin's Babies Turn One!
By Anabell Romero | 08/06/2009 - 17:00

Proud father Ricky Martin posted a picture on Twitter yesterday in honor of his twin sons’ first year of life. Below the photo he wrote, "A year ago! My son’s first bath!" Ricky's sons, Valentino and Matteo, were born last August to a surrogate mother. We don't know who is more adorable, the baby or Ricky! Don’t we all wish we could call him papi?


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