EXCLUSIVE: Syesha Mercado Talks Debut Album &
EXCLUSIVE: Syesha Mercado Talks Debut Album & Gives Us a First Listen!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/11/2014 - 14:35

Syesha Mercado had dreams of one day becoming a singer. Daughter to a former Motown backup singer, Mercado was surrounded by music.


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Gina Torres
Happy Birthday, Gina Torres: The 20 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinas on the Planet!
By Lee Hernandez | 04/25/2013 - 10:55

Although she doesn't look a day over 30, the lovely Gina Torres is turning 43 today. And what better way to honor the stunning Cubana than by naming her one of our most beautiful Afro-Latina celebs on the planet!

Gina, we love you, you're beautiful (inside and out) and we're so proud to have you representing for Latinas in Hollywood. 

Without further ado -- and in honor of Gina's cumpleaños-- we proudly present the 20 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinas on the Planet. Happy birthday, Gina!


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Jessica Sanchez performs on American Idol
Let's Hear It For The Girls: The 6 Best Latina Contestants in 'Idol' History!
By Tom Castaneda | 04/24/2013 - 13:05

It’s down to the Final Four on American Idol, with only girls left in the competition. In fact, last week’s results show saw the first female finalist go home after five-straight boys were sent packing, including our Latino hopefuls Devin Velez and Lazaro Arbos.


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Lazaro Arbos on American Idol
The 12 Best Latino 'American Idol' Auditions Ever! (VIDEO)
By Tom Castaneda | 01/30/2013 - 11:43

This season of American Idol is only a few weeks old, but Fox’s reality singing competition has already registered some oh-so-impressive auditions from Latino Idol hopefuls like Lazaro Arbos and Isabel Gonzalez. Their tantalizing try-outs are the latest of a long list of notable golden-ticket earning performances in the show’s 12 seasons. Here’s a look at the 12 Best Latino auditions on American Idol.


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American Idols You Never Knew Were Latino!
10 'American Idol' Alums You Never Knew Were Latino!
By Lee Hernandez | 01/16/2013 - 14:15

American Idol returns tonight on FOX and here's a look at 10 Idol alums you never knew were Latino!


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Happy Black History Month: The 50 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinos in Hollywood!
Happy Black History Month: The 50 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinos in Hollywood!
By Lee Hernandez | 02/27/2012 - 12:59

As Black History Month comes to an end, let's take a look once more at the Afro-Latinos we named "Most Beautiful" in 2012! 

6 Afro-Latinas Who Are Changing the World!


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5 Latinos Who Performed Whitney Houston Songs on 'American Idol'
5 Latinos Who Performed Whitney Houston Songs on 'American Idol'
By Lee Hernandez | 02/14/2012 - 14:22

Everybody enjoys a good Whitney Houston song - and that includes American Idol contestants! With Whitney passing away this weekend, we honor the legendary singer by taking a look back at 5 Latino stars who performed her extraordinary music on the hit FOX singing competition. R.I.P Whitney. We will always love you. 


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American Idol
The 8 Best Latino ‘American Idol’ Performances of All Time!
By Lee Hernandez | 01/18/2012 - 10:52

There are sure to be some talented Latino singers on the new season of American Idol, premiering tonight at 8/7c on FOX. But while we wait to meet the talent on season 11, here's a look back at the best Latino 'American Idol' performances of all time! (Man, Latinos can REALLY sing!).


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American Idols You Never Knew Were Latino!
10 'American Idol' Alums You Never Knew Were Latino!
By Lee Hernandez | 01/18/2012 - 10:37

American Idol returns tonight on FOX and here's a look at 10 Idol alums you never knew were Latino!


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Julie Zorrilla
Is This The Year a Latino Takes ‘Idol?’
By Lee Hernandez | 02/10/2011 - 10:30

Latinos have come close to winning American Idol (David Archuleta was the season 7 runner-up in a hard fought contest with David Cook, and season 8 contestant Danny Gokey finished third behind Kris Allen and Adam Lambert).


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