By Dan Koday | 11/16/2013 - 12:00
Ever wanted to try Zumba but you were a little too embarrased to step foot into a class? Zumba's International Presenter Gina Grant found it intimidating at first too, but now she's traveling the world spreading the super popular dance fitness spirit and moves.
Check out what she had to say in this exclusive interview about discovering Latin rhythms through Zumba and how she makes time for excercise as a mom (of four, nonetheless!). Then, follow along as Gina shares basic Zumba moves you can do right in your home.
By Samantha Leal | 08/21/2013 - 14:01
Zumba is a workout phenomenon. Started by Colombian Beto Perez, the dance fitness experience has risen to a whole new level – and has elevated Latino stars with its climb to the top. From Pitbull and Don Omar to Daddy Yankee and Paulina Rubio, America is moving its bodies to Latin artists – and we love that! Here are a few of our favorite Zumba-centric songs to get you moving:
By Samantha Leal | 08/14/2012 - 15:00
Get ready: Daddy Yankee's new album, Prestige, drops September 11. We caught up with the reggaeton artist (at the Zumba convention!) to get the scoop on how he keeps his sound fresh, his dream collaborations and what reggaeton really means to him. Read all about it below!
Where did the name Prestige come from?
"The career that I have in the urban Latin movement, it has been great. I've risen to the top. That's what the name means."
What do you think of the Latin music scene now?
By Samantha Leal | 08/13/2012 - 16:00
Paulina Rubio looked ready to rock at the Zumba convention, along with Daddy Yankee and the creator of Zumba: Beto Perez. Wearing a sparkly mini-dress and fuchsia shades, the "Queen of Latin Pop" talked about her partnership with the Latin-dance exercise brand, her new single and what she’s working on next.
What do you think of Zumba – are you a fan personally?
By Amaris Castillo | 07/12/2011 - 15:45
Pitbull loves competition. In a recent interview with MTV, the Cuban American rapper spoke about his excitement for the wildly successful summer jam “Give Me Everything,” which reached the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart last month. The song features R&B crooner Ne-Yo, producer Afrojack, and singer Nayer.