By Jazmin Perez | 05/26/2010 - 08:00
Since we last reported that Mark Sanchez and Jamie-Lynn Sigler were out celebrating Jamie-Lynn’s birthday with friends and Abe & Arthurs, there have been two more sightings of the Jets QB and former Sopranos starlet spending more time together in NYC.
By Grace Bastidas | 05/20/2010 - 14:24
Latina magazine introduces you to “"The Best Latin Music You Don’t Know" in the June/July issue of the magazine. Many of these up-and-comers are signed to Nacional Records, a label that is constantly giving us something to listen to. I'm especially digging one of their latest revelations, indie pop singer La Bien Querida, who is already well-known in her native Spain.
By Mariela Rosario | 05/10/2010 - 09:32
After an extensive Facebook campaign and millions of online Betty White fans pushing for a Saturday Night Live hosting gig, the hysterical octogenarian finally made her debut this past weekend—and it was totally worth it for NBC, as the show was the highest rated for SNL in 18 months!
By Mariela Rosario | 04/30/2010 - 17:00
Have you noticed that ever since Arizona passed its new immigration laws, racists across this great nation of ours have felt emboldened to let everyone know how they really feel about us Latinos? OK, we know this is a matter of opinion, but watch the videos below and you decide.
By Mariela Rosario | 04/23/2010 - 16:00
NYC girl-about-town Jamie Baratta is trying to make going green sexy. "Yeah, sexy, but also hip," says the undeniably stylish Nicaraguan and Italian California native.
By Grace Bastidas | 04/21/2010 - 12:00
Carla Morrison is more than just a girl with a guitar. Her yearning vocals tug at the heartstrings with lyrics about love and longing and a sound that straddles the line between country and ranchera without conforming to either style. The Mexican singer came on the scene as the front-woman of the Phoenix-based band Babaluca a few years ago before going solo in 2009.
Here she is performing “Pajarito del Amor”:
By Grace Bastidas | 04/20/2010 - 13:30
Rumors surfaced this past weekend about the untimely death of Luis Miguel. But as it turns out, Luismi lived to see his 40th birthday on Monday!
By Grace Bastidas | 04/19/2010 - 13:19
Celebrities, including Drew Barrymore, voiced their support of out-and-proud singer Ricky Martin at the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Media Awards on Saturday. “I celebrate what Ricky is doing because we have to create a world for each other where acceptance is first and foremost,” said the actress.
By Grace Bastidas | 03/24/2010 - 16:15
Justin Timberlake is huge fan of Copacabana Club, a five-piece band resonating all the way from Curitiba, Southern Brazil. Ever since their debut EP, King of the Night, was released in 2008—Levi’s Music used the dance track “Just Do It” for a commercial—this act has been perking up ears with their carnivalesque indie-rock party tunes. I spoke with singer Camila Cornelsen, the band's front woman, to see what's next:
What are the band’s influences?
By Mariela Rosario | 03/24/2010 - 15:00
Rosario Dawson rounded up a posse of fellow Latino celebs like Ana Ortiz, Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama to make a series of PSA's about the importance of filling out the 2010 United States census. Every ten years, the census is used by the government as the primary means of determining demographic and population data, which then influences how funds for everything from education to healthcare are