By Mariela Rosario | 12/15/2009 - 09:27
You may have heard Prince Royce's new single—a bachata cover of the 1960 Ben E. King hit "Stand by Me"—on the radio lately. It recently hit #26 on the Billboard Tropical music charts, and is quickly becoming a go-to song for Latinos celebrating the holidays with friends and loved ones.Video favorite, Danny Hastings directed the video and we're totally feeling the theme. Check it out below and let us know what you guys think of it.
By Monica Herrera | 03/09/2009 - 17:00
As this trailer for Jim Jarmusch's new movie, The Limits of Control (out May 22), so aptly demonstrates, a scraggly-haired Gael García Bernal is better than no Gael at all. The Mexican actor plays a philosopher-cowboy type in the legendary indie director's new film, which was shot in Almería, Sevilla and Madrid, Spain and co-stars Jarmusch regulars Bill Murray and Isaach De Bankolé, Spanish actress Paz de la Huerta and Oscar-winner Tilda Swinton
By Monica Herrera | 03/06/2009 - 09:54
Wilmer Valderrama has no love for the big top. In a new public awareness video for PETA, the Venezuelan and Colombian actor takes aim at circuses for their harsh treatment of elephants, bears, tigers and other creatures. "As an actor, it's my job to entertain people. Nobody forces me to perform. But sadly, animals in circuses aren't so lucky," says Valderrama in the video.
By Monica Herrera | 02/19/2009 - 13:00
Say goodbye to trainwreck du jour, Tatiana Del Toro! The San Juan, Puerto Rico native was cut from American Idol last night, after performing a cover of Whitney Houston's "Saving All My Love for You" that, while arguably one of the better female performances of the night, just wasn't enough to woo the voters at home.
By Monica Herrera | 02/18/2009 - 14:20
Sure, we've heard of romantic reggaetoneros...but feminist reggaetoneros? That's new. But hitmaker and new Billboard nominee Flex is defying conventional wisdom, taking a stand on violence against women in this new interview with MTV Tr3s.
By Monica Herrera | 02/17/2009 - 15:15
Further proving why they are the ultimate BFFs, Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato just crafted a homemade video that shows what they do in their spare time (you know, when they're not busy being Disney ingenues and conquering the tween market). They just dance!
By Monica Herrera | 01/30/2009 - 14:29
Disgraced Chicago ex-governor Rod Blagojevich brought a tear to the eyes of Latinos across the nation yesterday, when he took a moment in front of the cameras to address us directly with these parting words: "Sí, se puede!"
By Monica Herrera | 01/26/2009 - 15:42
Ladies, it looks like we'll have to find a new gringo nerd to crush on. President Barack Obama's lead speechwriter, Jon Favreau, who is 27 years old and pushes our buttons in a Junot Diaz kind of way, is officially off the market.