1. Marc Anthony, Wyclef Jean To Perform At 2010 Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 22, 2010 9:32 AM EDT Superstars Marc Anthony, Wyclef Jean, Paulina Rubio and Chayanne are the newest addition to the roster of performers for the 2010 Billboard Latin Music Awards, presented by State Farm live from Puerto Rico. The awards will air April 29 on the Telemundo Network and will by seen by over 200…

  2. Johnny Cash Eyes Top 10 Bow On Billboard 200 Next Week

    February 24, 2010 12:58 PM EST The highest debut on the Billboard 200 next week will likely come from Johnny Cash 's "American VI: Ain't No Grave," the late legend's final installment in his successful American Recordings series with producer Rick Rubin. Industry prognosticators suggest the effort…

  3. 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 ,…

  4. Billboard Latin Music Awards Headed To Puerto Rico

    November 17, 2009 10:44 AM EST For the first time in its more than 20-year history, the 2010 Billboard Latin Music Awards will take place in Puerto Rico, marking the first time the show goes on the road from its traditional Miami homebase. The awards, presented by State Farm, will be broadcast live on April 29, 2010, by…

  5. Chart Beat Wednesday: Linkin Park, Eagles, Shakira

    August 19, 2009 1:03 PM EDT 'NEW' NO. 1: Same as the old one, and that lifts Linkin Park into elite territory in the history of the Alternative Songs chart. "New Divide" leads the airplay list for a 10th week, making Linkin Park just the second act in the chart's 21-year archives to enjoy reigns…

  6. Chart Beat: Michael Jackson, The Black Eyed Peas, Jay-Z

    July 02, 2009 5:15 PM EDT FIT FOR A KING: Just as he did in his life, Michael Jackson continues to break Billboard chart records. Following his passing June 25, Jackson's music floods Billboard's Top Pop Catalog, Top Comprehensive Albums and Hot Digital Songs charts. The King of Pop commands the entire the…

  7. Ask Billboard: Paulina Rubio, Black Eyed Peas, Marvin Gaye

    June 12, 2009 3:17 PM EDT Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. PAULINA POWER Hola Gary! My e-mail is regarding Paulina Rubio's…

  8. Marc Anthony Recording With Billy Joel

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Latin superstar Marc Anthony is currently recording three studio albums: a new tropical album, a Spanish ballad album and an English-language pop album on which he's collaborating with the likes of Bi Latin superstar Marc Anthony is currently recording three studio albums: a new tropical…

  9. Latin Superstars Highlight Poverty Benefit

    May 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A lineup of Latin mega-stars including Shakira, Ricky Martin, Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro Sanz, Miguel Bose and Los Tigres del Norte performed simultaneously on stages in Buenos Aires and Mexico City A lineup of Latin mega-stars including Shakira, Ricky Martin, Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro…

  10. 2008 Billboard Latin Music Awards Winners

    April 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Here are the winners for the 2008 Billboard Latin Music Awards, which were handed out April 10 in Miami. Here are the winners for the 2008 Billboard Latin Music Awards, which were handed out April 10 in Miami. Hot Latin Song Of The Year: "Mi Corazoncito,” Aventura (Premium Latin) Hot…

  11. Maroon 5 Makes 'Wondrous' Jump To Lead Hot 100

    May 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With the largest jump to No. 1 in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, Maroon 5 scores its first chart-topper as "Makes Me Wonder" soars 64-1. The move was fueled by digital sales of 243,500 download With the largest jump to No. 1 in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, Maroon 5…

  12. 'NOW' Remains No. 1 As Bright Eyes Debuts High

    April 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In a slow week for new releases, the "NOW 24" hits compilation stays atop of the The Billboard 200 for a second week, despite a 58% drop in U.S. sales to 89,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. In a slow week for new releases, the "NOW 24" hits compilation stays…

  13. 2007 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST Here are the 2007 Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists. The honors will be handed out during an April 26 ceremony in Miami. Winners are determined by actual performance on the Billboard charts. Here are the 2007 Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists. The honors will be handed out during an…

  14. Billboard Bits: Chayanne, Jeff Tweedy, Scissor Sisters

    December 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Puerto Rican pop star Chayanne will kick off a 21-stop U.S. tour April 20 at Miami's American Airlines Arena. The stateside shows, which are also coming to Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, El Paso, Hid Puerto Rican pop star Chayanne will kick off a 21-stop U.S. tour April 20 at Miami'…

  15. 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists, to be handed out April 27 in Miami during a ceremony that will air live on the Telemundo network. Below are the 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists (listed in alphabetical order by artist). The awards will be handed out April 27 in Miami…

  16. Chayanne Sings For Puerto Rican Misses

    November 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Chayanne performs at the Miss Puerto Rico Universe 2006 contest. Chayanne performs at the Miss Puerto Rico Universe 2006 Nov. 10 at the Panamerican Pier in San Juan. The beauty pageant was won by Zuleyka Rivera from Salinas. News Chayanne …

  17. Billboard Bits: Toby Keith, Coldcut, Carlos Ponce

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST News on Toby Keith, Coldcut, Carlos Ponce Shooting has begun in Atlanta on Toby Keith's first feature film, "Angel From Montgomery," which is being produced by Paramount and MTV Networks' new CMT Films division. Noted country music video director Steven Goldmann is…

  18. Chayanne In Santo Domingo

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Chayanne performs Oct. 15 at the President of Latin Music Festival. Chayanne performs Oct. 15 at the President of Latin Music Festival, held at the Olympic Stadium in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. The event also featured international such international stars as Julieta Venegas, Diego…

  19. Chayanne: Out To Captivate Fans

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Chayanne, one of the top performing acts in Latin music, has always followed a new release with a tour. But this time around, the Puerto Rican star reversed that formula. "Cautivo," his new studio set due Sept. 27 on Sony BMG, follows a…

  20. Billboard Bits: Fernandez/Chayanne, Freakwater & More

    July 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Fernandez/Chayanne, Freakwater & More Latin star Alejandro Fernandez earlier this month recorded a live, acoustic album at a concert held at Teatro de la Rivera in Madrid. Guest artists included flamenco singer Diego "El Cigala" (known for his album "Lagrimas Negras…

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