1. Laura Pausini & Andrea Bocelli Duet for ‘Vive Ya’ at Billboard Latin Music Awards (Video)

    April 25, 2014 4:31 AM EDT Laura Pausini and Andrea Bocelli came together at the Billboard Latin Music Awards for a musical moment best described as “bellissimo.” Pausini, the multi-million selling singer/songwriter, and Bocelli, the legendary Italian tenor, performed their 2009 hit, "Vive Ya," a song…

  2. Prince Royce & Michel Teló Perform ‘Darte Un Beso’ at the Billboard Latin Music Awards (Video)

    April 25, 2014 2:11 AM EDT Prince Royce pulled into Thursday night’s Billboard Latin Music Awards for a performance that oozed class. The Bachata superstar teamed with Brazilian sertanejo singer-songwriter Michel Teló for a rendition of the award-winning track “Darte Un Beso” -- in Portuguese. It was just one of many…

  3. The Underdogs Talk EXO's 'Overdose,' Tease 'Game-Changing' K-Pop Records (Exclusive)

    April 25, 2014 12:45 AM EDT The U.S. producers says they're writing for Rihanna, Usher and a slew of Korean acts After producing a major hit for Girls' Generation with "Mr.Mr." — the year's most-watched K-pop video to date and a No. 3-peaking hit on the K-Pop Hot 100 — U.S. production team the…

  4. Marc Anthony's Salsa Revival Sweeps Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 24, 2014 11:25 PM EDT A remake of an Algerian song, set to a salsa beat, helped propel Marc Anthony to become the top winner at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards , which aired live on the Telemundo network on April 24. Anthony took home 10 awards, including Artist of the year and Hot Latin Song, Digital Song…

  5. Billboard Latin Music Awards 2014: Complete Winners List

    April 24, 2014 11:00 PM EDT Marc Anthony was the top winner at the  2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards , which aired live on the Telemundo network on April 24. Anthony took home 10 awards, including Artist of the Year and Hot Latin Song, Digital Song and Latin Airplay Song of the Year for "Vivir Mi Vida," a…

  6. Enrique Iglesias Performs 'Bailando' at the Billboard Latin Music Awards (Video)

    April 24, 2014 10:32 PM EDT Plus an exclusive behind-the-scenes interview with the superstar. Enrique Iglesias owned audience when he performed at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards in Miami on Thursday (April 24). Check out the star, who also graces the cover of this week's Billboard Magazine , showing off his…

  7. Alternative Press Announces Inaugural AP Music Awards, Nominees

    April 24, 2014 8:00 PM EDT Punk mag Alternative Press has announced it will host the inaugural AP Music Awards on July 21 at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame And Museum in Cleveland.  The night will include performances by Fall Out Boy, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, The Misfits, A Day To Remember, All Time Low,…

  8. Iggy Azalea's 'Fancy' Hits No. 1 on Hot Rap Songs Chart

    April 24, 2014 7:03 PM EDT Coinciding with the April 22 release of her debut full-length album "The New Classic," Iggy Azalea's single "Fancy" (featuring Charli XCX) jumps 4-1 on Hot Rap Songs to end the reign of Pitbull's "Timber" (featuring Ke$ha) after 15 weeks. The last time…

  9. Breathe Carolina Leads Debut Parade On Dance Albums Chart

    April 24, 2014 6:35 PM EDT Breathe Carolina heads up five top 10 debuts on Billboard's Dance/Electronic Albums chart, landing its first No. 1 in four tries, as "Savages" starts with 14,000 units sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The band posts its best sales week, a figure previously held by its…

  10. Billboard Latin Music Awards Live Blog 2014: Artists and Experts Weigh In on the Show

    April 24, 2014 6:15 PM EDT Stay tuned as Billboard's experts and other acclaimed Latin music journalists provide live coverage of the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards, April 24 at 6:30pm ET. A team of Latin artists, Billboard experts and other key Latin music journalists have joined forces to give real-time…

  11. One Direction's 'You & I' Video Returns Group to Top 10 on Social 50

    April 24, 2014 5:54 PM EDT After a nine-week absence from the top 10 on the Social 50 chart, One Direction returns to the region, vaulting 14-8 after the debut of their video for "You & I" on April 18. The nine-week vacation from the region was the group's longest time away since they first breached…

  12. Pharrell Williams' 'Happy' & More: The 20 Biggest Crossover Hits

    April 24, 2014 5:05 PM EDT Williams' 'Happy' makes history as the first song to top as many as six Billboard radio format charts Call Pharrell Williams the crossover king. The singer/writer/producer's smash "Happy" becomes the first song to crown as many as six singular-format Nielsen BDS…

  13. Jessie James Decker Darts Onto Top Country Albums

    April 24, 2014 4:49 PM EDT The singer/reality TV personality debuts at No. 5 with just three days of sales for 'Comin' Home.' Singer/songwriter/reality TV star Jessie James Decker makes her first appearance on Top Country Albums, as "Comin' Home," a six-song EP, earns the Hot Shot Debut at…

  14. Enrique Iglesias Announces Tour With Pitbull, J Balvin at Billboard Latin Music Conference

    April 24, 2014 4:46 PM EDT “Senor DJ, ya muchas gracias,” shouted a jovial Enrique Iglesias at the Billboard Latin Music Conference’s Superstar Q&A. His remark drew a roar of approval from the hundreds attending the Spanglish Q&A session with Billboard’s Executive Director of Latin Content & Programming…

  15. Billboard Latin Music Awards 2014 Preview: Latin's Best Shine On

    April 24, 2014 4:36 PM EDT Romeo Santos, Prince Royce and Marc Anthony lead the pack at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards, which air live tonight (April 24). BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS: FULL COVERAGE Finalists | Live Stream | Video The Billboard Latin Music Awards, the longest-running and most prestigious awards…

  16. Latin Conference: Afo Verde, Sony Latin CEO, on the 'Art of A&R'

    April 24, 2014 4:20 PM EDT In some ways music executive Afo Verde, who gave a presentation during the Billboard Latin Conference in Miami yesterday, is a rock star. He not only provided keen insights into the industry during his talk, but at one point a member of the audience gave him a demo -- which was followed by at…

  17. Marc Anthony Latin Conf. Q&A: On Salsa, Stage Fright & Motown (Video)

    April 24, 2014 2:10 PM EDT Marc Anthony was halfway through a Q&A session during Wednesday’s session of the 25th Billboard Latin Music Conference (April 23) when a fire alarm alerted hundreds of music executives, aspiring musicians, and photographers gathered inside a 19th floor ballroom of the JW Marquis Marriot…

  18. Katy Perry's 'Birthday' Video: Katy's The Mistress of Disguise

    April 24, 2014 2:05 PM EDT Jewish MCs, spoiled princesses and elderly dancers make up the World's Worst Birthday Party Entertainers. Katy Perry has gone full-on Goofball for the music video for her new "PRISM" single "Birthday," donning five wacky costumes, invading various birthday parties…

  19. Needtobreathe No. 1 On Rock Albums, Fitz And The Tantrums Top Alternative Songs

    April 24, 2014 2:05 PM EDT The Christian rock band lands its first Top Rock Albums leader, while Fitz and the Tantrums achieve a feat that only three other acts have in the past 25 years. Plus, chart action for Sevendust and Aimee Mann & Ted Leo, aka The Both Needtobreathe scores its second No. 1 on Billboard'…

  20. Latin Conference: Italian Veteran Laura Pausini Is 'Not a Diva'

    April 24, 2014 1:49 PM EDT By 2004, a decade after making her recording debut at the age of 18, Laura Pausini had sold over 25 million albums worldwide, an eye-opening accomplishment for anyone, much less an artist largely cut off from the lucrative English-language market. Latin Conference and Awards: Full Coverage…

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