WATCH: Demi Lovato Does Not Speak 'Español'
By Amaris Castillo | 09/22/2011 - 09:30

Even though Demi Lovato performed her latest hit "Skyscraper" at the ALMA awards in two languages she does not speak Spanish— at all. The 19-year-old part-Mexican singer/actress admitted to Jimmy Fallon this week on his show Late Night, “I don’t know what the heck I was saying!” Lovato performed in both English and Spanish and said she needed a teleprompter to aid her with the Spanish portion.


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Rafael Nadal Takes It Off For Armani Campaign
Rafael Nadal Strips Down for Armani Ads
By Lee Hernandez | 08/29/2011 - 15:00

If you’ve been busy imagining what tennis stud Rafael Nadal looks like in his underwear—stop dreaming and start looking! Giorgio Armani has just released these revealing photos of Nadal, who recently stripped down to his underwear for Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans.


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Puerto Rico University Attracts US Hispanics Who Want to Improve Their Español
By Amaris Castillo | 08/18/2011 - 08:30

The desire to be bilingual has motivated some Latino college students to move to Puerto Rico. La Universidad del Sagrado Corazón (Sacred Heart University) in Puerto Rico has seen an increase in its enrollment mainland U.S. Hispanics seeking to brush up on their language skills.


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Spanglish Word of the Week: "Cojelo Con Take It Easy"
Spanglish Word of the Week: "Cojelo Con Take It Easy"
By Mariela Rosario | 08/01/2011 - 16:00

Last week we polled our faithful Facebook followers to find out what some of your favorite Spanglish words and phrases are for a new series we're going to be working on every week. Check in every Monday for a new Spanglish word, Spanish phrase, special dicho and funny idiosyncrasies we find living la vida Latina here in the United States.


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LISTEN: Demi Lovato Sings “Skyscraper” in Spanish!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/25/2011 - 11:55

We're excited to report that half-Mexican artist Demi Lovato has recorded a Spanish version of her hit song, “Skyscraper!”


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EXCLUSIVE: Which 'True Blood' Star Is Crushing On Alexander Skarsgard?
By Lee Hernandez | 07/22/2011 - 18:52

Colombian actress Paola Turbay (The Secret Life of the American Teenager) has a hot new role on HBO's hit show, True Blood this summer, and with so many yummy guys appearing bare-chested on the hit show every week, we asked Paola—who was the first runner-up in the 1992 Miss Universe competition—which of the vamps in Bon Temps she's crushing on. 


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EXCLUSIVE: Charisma Carpenter: "You Need To Get It Out That I'm A Proud Latina!"
By Lee Hernandez | 07/20/2011 - 20:10

Her name is Charisma Carpenter and she's best known for playing all-American cheerleader Cordelia Chase on the hit TV show, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. But there's something many people don't know about Charisma—she's Latina! "I think it’s the best kept secret ever," said the sweet actress, whose grandfather was born in Spain. "You need to get it out that I'm a proud Latina!"


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EXCLUSIVE: Melissa De Sousa On Not Speaking Spanish: "It's Kind of Looked Down On"
By Lee Hernandez | 07/13/2011 - 20:47

Panamanian actress Melissa De Sousa — who stars in the new BET series, Reed Between the Lines (premiering in the fall) — has paved the way for other Afro-Latinas to make it in Hollywood. But De Soussa — a proud Latina who grew up in New York — says she feels terrible about the fact that she doesn't speak Spanish. 


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Cameron Diaz Takes a Crack at Speaking Spanish on 'El Hormiguero'
Cameron Diaz Takes a Crack at Speaking Spanish on 'El Hormiguero'
By Mariela Rosario | 07/01/2011 - 08:37

Cameron Diaz recently broke down her Cuban roots for us and now she is learning how to speak Spanish! On the show El Hormiguero, host Pablo Motos had the actress practicing her language skills by dubbing over her own trailer for her new movie Bad Teacher in his native language for a delighted audience.

WATCH: Cameron Diaz Breaks Down Her Cuban Roots


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LISTEN: Christina Aguilera Belts Out "La Casa De Mi Padre" in Spanish
LISTEN: Christina Aguilera Belts Out "La Casa De Mi Padre" in Spanish
By Amaris Castillo | 06/27/2011 - 12:59

It's been a while since we've heard Christina Aguilera sing in Spanish, her father’s native tongue. In fact, the last time we heard Xtina belt out a song in español was back in 2000 with her sophomore album, Mi Reflejo, which won her a Latin Grammy for Best Female Pop Vocal Album a year later.


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