1. New Music Friday: Listen to Ivy Queen, Ednita Nazario, Dvicio & More

    April 14, 2017 1:24 PM EDT It’s New Music Friday! Ivy Queen , Ednita Nazario , Dvicio and Chiquis Rivera are some of the Latin artists who released new songs this Friday (Apr. 14)   Below, listen to the new tracks:   “Bailame” – Nacho “Amáme o Matame” – Ivy Queen & Don Omar “Quédate” – Dvicio & Kany Garcia …

  2. Raquel Sofía Drops New Single 'Ron de Azúcar': Exclusive

    April 06, 2017 4:18 PM EDT After two years of being absent, the singer/songwriter Raquel Sofía is releasing her new single "Ron de Azucar," exclusively on Billboard . The song, written by Sofia and the Puerto Rican singer Kany Garcia, is very fresh with Caribbean rhythms. "It's about when you think…

  3. Kany Garcia, Joss Favela & More Set to Perform at 2017 ASCAP Latin Awards

    February 22, 2017 2:53 PM EST Kany García , Jacob Forever , Noel Schajris , Joss Favela and Silverio Lozada are confirmed to perform at the 25th annual ASCAP Latin Music Awards. The awards ceremony will take place at the Vanderbilt Hotel in Condado in Puerto Rico on March 15. This year, the American Society of Composers,…

  4. The Story Behind Yandel's Beautiful Benefit Christmas Card: Check Out the Pictures

    December 05, 2016 3:45 PM EST The card was designed with Puerto Rican muralist Sofia Maldonado. Funds will go to Puerto Rico’s Psychopedagogical Institute. Yandel has joined a campaign to raise funds to benefit Puerto Rico's Psychopedagogical Institute by creating his own Christmas card, titled "Navidad bien…

  5. Thalia, Roberto Tapia, Kany Garcia, Fonseca & More: Latin Notas

    March 23, 2016 1:20 AM EDT Latin Notas is a weekly news summary, compiled by Billboard's editors, about new songs, videos, concerts announcements and what Latin musicians are doing in the world of entertainment. Thalia ’s music video of "Desde Esa Noche," featuring Maluma is out Mexican singer Thalía and…

  6. Kany Garcia Notches Her Highest-Charting Album

    August 29, 2014 9:00 AM EDT Plus: Street-date violation sales push Chayanne to an early debut. Kany Garcia earns her highest-charting album ever on Top Latin Albums , as her new release, Kany Garcia: En Vivo , debuts at No. 4 with 2,000 copies sold in its first week (ending Aug. 24), according to Nielsen SoundScan. Pepe…

  7. Latin Grammy 2010 Predictions: And the Winner Is...

    November 10, 2010 5:00 PM EST It's time again for us to make our annual predictions for the Latin Grammy Awards, which will take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Thursday night (Nov. 11.) Alejandro Sanz , Juan Luis Guerra , Jorge Drexler and Camila lead the nominees , but who will emerge…

  8. 50 Latin Stars Gather To Record 'Somos El Mundo'

    February 22, 2010 7:40 AM EST The atmosphere at Miami's Bongo's restaurant, perched on top of the American Airlines Arena, was almost festive as an endless stream of Latin acts began to file inside. They were there to record "Somos el Mundo," the Spanish-language version of " We Are the World ,…

  9. Cafe Tacuba Crowns Latin Grammy Field

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alternative Mexican band Cafe Tacuba is the leading nominee for the ninth annual Latin Grammy Awards, garnering six nods including album of the year (for "Sino") and song of the year (for "Esta Vez"). Alternative Mexican band Cafe Tacuba is the leading nominee for the…

  10. Array Of Acts Score At Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rare eclecticism marked the 19th annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, with no one artist or genre dominating the list of winners. Juan Luis Guerra took home three trophies during the ceremony last nig Rare eclecticism marked the 19th annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, with no one artist or…

  11. Guerra Leads List Of Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST Vying for seven honors, Dominican singer/songwriter Juan Luis Guerra tops the list of finalists for the 19th Billboard Latin Music Awards. Guerra and his group 440, whose album “La Llave de Mi Croaz Vying for seven honors, Dominican singer/songwriter Juan Luis Guerra tops the list of…

  12. Kany Garcia

    August 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer-songwriter Kany Garcia's journey to the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart was fraught with drama. Singer-songwriter Kany Garcia's journey to the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart was fraught with drama. You could say it started when her father, who came from a family of flamenco…