1. Country Radio Gatekeepers Support Pop Star Collaborations (In Moderation)

    July 19, 2016 12:47 PM EDT Scattered among the usual suspects in the top 20 on the Country Airplay chart are two names closely associated with pop music: Demi Lovato and Elle King . They appear in the list’s top tier thanks to their hit duets with Brad Paisley (“Without a Fight”) and Dierks Bentley (“Different for…

  2. Enrique Iglesias, Nicky Jam, J Balvin & Pitbull to Play 2016 iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina: Exclusive

    July 18, 2016 8:40 AM EDT Enrique Iglesias , Juanes , Nicky Jam , Yandel , Gente De Zona , Intocable , J Balvin , Daddy Yankee and Pitbull will perform at the 2016 iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina, Billboard can reveal. The event, now in its third year, will take place for the second time at the AmericanAirlines Arena in…

  3. Becky G Drops First Spanish Single 'Sola': Listen

    June 24, 2016 1:58 PM EDT Calling all Becky G fans!  The 19-year-old singer dropped today her first all-Spanish song titled "Sola." The sultry lyrics of the mellow reggaeton track, released under Kemosabe Records, sing: "Otra noche sola en mi cama, las seis de la mañana y tu ni si quiera me llamas."…

  4. Becky G Shares New 'Power Rangers' Poster: 'This Movie Is My Childhood Dream'

    June 22, 2016 6:43 PM EDT The Power Rangers reboot isn't hitting theaters until March 2017, but on Wednesday (June 22), fans got a brand-new poster for the superhero movie.  Lionsgate released a 20-second clip, in which you can see the shadows of the red, black, blue, yellow and pink Rangers during sunset with a…

  5. Back-to-Back National Anthem Blunders Sound Sour Note at Copa America

    June 07, 2016 3:30 PM EDT After the Chilean anthem is played at Uruguay's game, Pitbull's song interrupts Chile’s hymn the next day. The Copa America soccer tournament has started with some sour musical notes. Pitbull & Becky G Team Up for 2016 Copa America Official Song 'Superstar': Listen…

  6. Carrie Underwood, Pitbull & Leona Lewis Join CMT Awards Lineup

    June 06, 2016 1:39 PM EDT The CMT Awards are aiming for big collaborative moments this year: Dierks Bentley will perform with Elle King (the two duet on Bentley's new album), Fifth Harmony teams up with Cam , Billy Ray Cyrus with Cheap Trick , Blake Shelton with the Oak Ridge Boys, and Keith Urban with both Brett…

  7. Cassadee Pope to Perform With Pitbull & Leona Lewis at 'Fresh and Interesting' 2016 CMT Music Awards

    June 05, 2016 8:45 PM EDT The 2016 CMT Music Awards are just a few days away (June 8), and the launching pad for the CMA Music Festival will be one of country music’s most-talked about events of the year. CMT Music Awards Nominations: The Complete List At least, that’s what awards show producer John Hamlin hopes. He…

  8. Andra Day, Little Big Town, Jason Derulo & More to Perform on ABC's 'Greatest Hits'

    June 01, 2016 5:27 PM EDT ABC will premiere the new music miniseries Greatest Hits  later this month, which celebrates hits from iconic artists of the past few decades, and now the network has revealed the first round of performers. ABC Orders Singing Show 'Greatest Hits' Hosted by Arsenio Hall & Kelsea…

  9. 'All the Way,' 'Cup of Life,' 'Superstar' & More Memorable Soccer Anthems: Vote for Your Favorite!

    May 31, 2016 8:31 PM EDT The perfect song for a soccer tournament, such as the World Cup and Copa América, should capture the sport's adrenaline rush, passion and excitement. Latin superstars like Ricky Martin , Pitbull and  Shakira  have given fans some of the most memorable  fútbol anthems, including "…

  10. Kanye West, Madonna, Diplo & More Stars Celebrate Mother's Day on Social Media

    May 08, 2016 2:51 PM EDT Happy Mother's Day! Music stars like Kanye West , Madonna , Ariana Grande , Diplo and many more took to social media on Sunday (May 8) to pay tribute to their cherished moms. 12 Most Popular Mom Songs on YouTube Each Mother's Day: Exclusive See all of their social media posts below,…

  11. Latin Music's Mushrooming Impact on American Popular Culture

    April 22, 2016 12:04 PM EDT As awareness grows of the burgeoning U.S. Latin population and its formidable buying power -- $1.5 trillion in 2015, according to Nielsen -- brands, sports franchises, media companies and even politicians are increasingly looking to music, an acknowledged "passion point" for Latins,…

  12. Enrique Iglesias Announces Release Date of Wisin-Featuring 'Duele El Corazón'

    April 08, 2016 8:36 PM EDT After teasing his fans on social media hinting at new music with multiple posts, Enrique Iglesias finally revealed that he will be releasing his new song titled "Duele El Corazón" featuring Wisin .  Sri Lankan President Calls For Whipping After Bra Throwing at Enrique Iglesias…

  13. Shakira, Marc Anthony & More: 6 Latin Artists Who Are Helping Kids Get a Better Education

    March 31, 2016 6:37 PM EDT Ricardo Arjona  is the latest artist to add a new school for kids in Latin America. As part of the work he does with his foundation called Adentro , he opened the Enrique Castillo Monje School in his native Guatemala, which will focus on providing music and art education to low income…

  14. Pitbull Teams Up With Travis Barker, Joe Perry and Robin Thicke for 2016 Grammys Finale of 'El Taxi' and 'Bad Man'

    February 15, 2016 11:53 PM EST Frequent collaborator Pitbull joined forces with Travis Barker , Joe Perry , and Robin Thicke during the 2016 Grammys on Monday night to close out the show with his tunes "El Taxi" and "Bad Man."  The unlikely ensemble took the stage right after Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson…

  15. Grammys 2016 Preview: The Lowdown on Ricky Martin, Alejandro Sanz and More Latin Acts Up for Grammy Honors

    February 13, 2016 9:45 AM EST Best Latin Pop Album Terral Pablo Alborán Label Warner Music Latina This 26-year-old singer-songwriter became a YouTube sensation in his native Spain via home videos he posted of himself singing and playing guitar. Since then, he has been Spain's top-selling artist for three consecutive…

  16. Pitbull, Robin Thicke and Aerosmith's guitarist Joe Perry To Perform at Premio Lo Nuestro 2016

    February 11, 2016 7:58 PM EST Carlos Vives to be Honored In Colombian Extravaganza Two musical moments have been added to the line up of 2016 Premio Lo Nuestro. The first one is by rapper Pitbull , who'll be performing "Bad Men" with singer/songwriter Robin Thicke and the lead guitarist of Aerosmith , Joe…

  17. Justin Bieber, Pitbull Added to 2016 Grammys Lineup

    January 24, 2016 8:54 PM EST The Grammy Awards announced that Justin Bieber and Pitbull will be performing at the 2016 Grammys on Feb. 15. The news was shared on social media on Sunday, Jan. 24, with promotional images posted to both Instagram and Twitter. 2016 Grammy Performers: Adele, Kendrick Lamar & More Bieber…

  18. Snoop Dogg Tapped to Headline Annual Calibash Concert in L.A.

    January 18, 2016 11:15 AM EST Latin stars J Balvin, Prince Royce, Nicky Jam and more will also perform at the “leading Latin urban music concert in Los Angeles” Snoop Dogg is the surprising choice as the headliner of this year’s Calibash, the annual Los Angeles event aimed at young Latinos that organizer SBS calls the …

  19. Happy Birthday Pitbull! Listen to His Biggest Billboard Hits

    January 15, 2016 6:05 PM EST Today, Mr. 305 turned 35. But Pitbull -- born Armando Pérez in Miami -- has been featured on many, many more tracks than that. With his impossibly catchy hooks, Pitbull is firmly entrenched as the man everyone wants to record with. Pitbull's 'Freedom' Teases Norwegian Party…

  20. Watch New Year's Eve 2016 Performances by Gwen Stefani, Pitbull, Mötley Crüe & More

    January 01, 2016 3:59 PM EST It was a musical night on Thursday, Dec. 31, as some of today’s biggest music stars helped ring in the new year. New Year's Eve 2016 Photos: Stars Ring in the New Year Artists like Carrie Underwood , Demi Lovato and Luke Bryan performed in Times Square for Dick Clark's New Year'…

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