1. The 50 Greatest Latin Songs of All Time

    November 12, 2015 9:00 AM EST They made us dance and they made us sing, and they still do so today. When it comes to music, there's no objective right or wrong, good or bad – but that never stops passionate music fans from sharing and defending their favorites. From pop hooks to album covers to beats, we're…

  2. Gustavo Cerati, Former Soda Stereo Frontman, Gets His Own Argentinian Stamp

    October 09, 2015 1:11 PM EDT The late Soda Stereo frontman appears on “one of the most anticipated stamps of recent years.” Argentina’s postal service has issued a stamp honoring Gustavo Cerati, the late singer and guitarist best known as the frontman of the now legendary rock group Soda Stereo . A picture of Cerati…

  3. Gustavo Cerati Biography Recounts Rock Icon's Last Hours Before Coma in Heartbreaking Detail

    August 10, 2015 5:53 PM EDT Out the same week in which Gustavo Cerati would have turned 56, Cerati: La Biografía (Cerati: The Biography) by journalist Juan Morris takes an in-depth look at the Argentine rock god’s extraordinary life and legacy. Consisting of in-depth research and interviews with those closest to…

  4. Cirque du Soleil Debuting Soda Stereo Spectacular in 2017

    June 14, 2015 11:15 AM EDT Cirque's first show based on a Latin artist will be focused on the legendary Argentine rock band. Cirque du Soleil is creating a show inspired by the music and story of Soda Stereo . Set to debut in March 2017 in Buenos Aires, the spectacle will be the first Cirque de Soleil production…

  5. Axel Among the Winners at Argentina's Premios Gardel 2015

    June 03, 2015 4:56 AM EDT Axel wins big; teen sensation Lali, rocker Andrés Calamaro, pop group Miranda! among other winners at Buenos Aires music awards Romantic pop singer/songwriter Axel was the big winner at Argentina’s Premios Gardel on  June 1 . Axel took home the Gardel de Oro, the top prize at the annual…

  6. Gustavo Cerati: A Personal Tribute

    December 30, 2014 6:47 PM EST Remembering Cerati, Soda Stereo & my days in 'La Ciudad de la Furia.' After all the personal prayers, massive hopes, musicians' tributes and fans' tweets of #vuelvecerati, Gustavo Cerati did not return. He died on Sept. 4, 2014. With Cerati's death came a…

  7. Cheo Feliciano, Paco de Lucia, Gustavo Cerati & Other Latin Greats We Lost in 2014

    December 30, 2014 5:10 PM EST As the year winds down, we remember seven Latin music greats who passed in 2014, leaving lasting legacies through music that broke ground and that remains relevant. Gustavo Cerati (Aug. 11, 1959-Sept. 4, 2014) The emblematic Argentine rock star was a man before his time. Despite his…

  8. Ex-Soda Stereo Drummer Charly Alberti's R21 Foundation Partners with NRDC on U.S. Environmental Education

    November 28, 2014 10:47 AM EST The Argentine drummer's R21 Foundation has partnered with the Natural Resources Defense Council to support environmental education for Spanish-speaking youth. Charly Alberti ’s R21 Foundation uses the former Soda Stereo drummer’s rock star appeal to educate young people in Latin…

  9. Gustavo Cerati Tribute Planned Two Months After His Death

    November 03, 2014 6:20 PM EST Charly Garcia & Fito Paez among those taping the musical tribute 'Siempre Es Hoy' on Tuesday; the special will broadcast at a later date. Charly Garcia and Fito Paez are among the Argentine artists set to gather in a television studio in Buenos Aires two months to the day…

  10. Soda Stereo Sales Spike After Gustavo Cerati's Death

    September 12, 2014 2:35 PM EDT The death of one of Latin America's premier rock stars triggers digital sales of his band's biggest hits. Following the death of rocker Gustavo Cerati on Sept. 4, digital sales of his hits (as frontman of Argentinian rock band Soda Stereo ) have impacted Latin Pop Digital Songs .…

  11. Gustavo Cerati Funeral to Be Held in Argentina

    September 05, 2014 4:34 PM EDT Argentine rock star Gustavo Cerati is being remembered with a funeral in Buenos Aires. Shakira, Ricky Martin & More Pay Tribute to Gustavo Cerati Cerati died Thursday , four years after a stroke put him in a coma. He is being buried after the Friday (Sept. 5) funeral arranged by his…

  12. Gustavo Cerati RIP: Shakira, Zeta Bosio, Ricky Martin Pay Tribute to Legendary Rocker

    September 04, 2014 6:14 PM EDT Legendary rocker Gustavo Cerati is mourned by his musical peers. The news of the death of iconic Argentine rocker Gustavo Cerati flooded social feeds this afternoon, with many of his musical colleagues expressing their sorrow. After a stroke in 2010, the Soda Stereo front man, and revered…

  13. Late Latin Icon Gustavo Cerati: 10 Essential Tracks

    September 04, 2014 5:37 PM EDT A prolific musician, Gustavo Cerati had many incarnations: as founding member of Soda Stereo , as a soloist, as a producer and collaborator, and always, as a singer/songwriter of forceful but eminently melodic songs that became the soundtrack of generations. Cerati died Thursday (Sept. 4),…

  14. Latin Rock Icon Gustavo Cerati Dead at 55

    September 04, 2014 2:50 PM EDT Millions of fans mourn the loss of Latin America’s most emblematic rock star and one of the region's most celebrated artists of all time. Gustavo Cerati , the front man of the legendary Argentine pop-rock group Soda Stereo , who went on to a brilliant but too short solo career, has died.…

  15. Tributes To Gustavo Cerati: 10 Cover Songs To Watch

    December 13, 2013 6:16 AM EST Gustavo Cerati was bestowed the title of “Distinguished Citizen” by the city of Buenos Aires last week, an official honor that has accompanied the more personal musical tributes which have surfaced for the singer and guitarist.   Cerati, best known as the front man of the legendary Argentine…

  16. Alejandro Sanz, Juan Luis Guerra Lead Latin Grammy Nominations

    September 08, 2010 12:45 PM EDT Latin Grammy darlings Alejandro Sanz and Juan Luis Guerra , along with past nominee Jorge Drexler , led the nominations for the 11th edition of the awards with four nods each, tying Mario Domm, the lead singer and songwriter of pop group Camila . The nominees for the 2010 Latin Grammys, which…

  17. Rocker Gustavo Cerati Hospitalized in Argentina with 'Extensive Brain Damage'

    June 10, 2010 1:29 PM EDT Argentine rocker Gustavo Cerati was flown to his native Argentina June 7 and is currently hospitalized in the intensive care unit of FLENI, a center that specializes in neurological disorders. Physical exams revealed "extensive brain damage. The patient is unconscious. He breaths on his…

  18. 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…

  19. Belinda Leads Nominees For MTV Latin Awards

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With five nominations, including best pop artist, best solo artist and artist of the year, Mexican star Belinda leads the list of nominees announced today (Sept. 12) for this year's Premios MTV Latin With five nominations, including best pop artist, best solo artist and artist of the…

  20. Shakira Dominates Latin Grammy Nominations

    September 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Pop is the dominant theme amid the list of nominees for the seventh annual Latin Grammys, with Shakira leading the fray with six nods. Shakira's sweep comes on the strength of her Spanish language alb Pop is the dominant theme amid the list of nominees for the seventh annual Latin…

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