1. 10 Songs Sending Love to Puerto Rico in Wake of Hurricane Maria

    September 21, 2017 5:10 AM EDT A musical tribute to the island’s beauty and the spirit of its people. Throughout the years, Puerto Rican artists have continuously paid musical homage to the beauty of their island and the spirit of its people. Those many songs range from composer Rafael Hernández 's classic "…

  2. Puerto Rican Banco Popular's Christmastime Album is a Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalist

    February 17, 2017 12:17 PM EST José Feliciano, Black Guayaba, Mozart la Para, Jowell y Randy and more celebrate the story of Puerto Ricans in the diaspora on chart-topping release. Puerto Rican institution Banco Popular’s annual Christmas album is a gift that keeps on giving.  De Puerto Rico Para el Mundo , this year’s…

  3. Most Memorable 'Feliz Navidad' Covers: From Celine Dion to the Cast of 'Glee'

    December 13, 2016 5:17 PM EST As if on cue, José Feliciano 's "Feliz Navidad" returns as No. 1 on Billboard 's Latin Digital Songs (chart dated Dec. 24), just as it has each year since the chart was launched back in 2010. It's currently No. 2 on the Holiday Airplay chart.  "I never would have…

  4. Top 10 Latin Christmas Songs: 'Feliz Navidad,' 'Santa Claus Llego a La Ciudad' & More

    November 30, 2016 7:30 PM EST With Christmas season upon us and radio stations already blasting holiday classics like José Feliciano 's "Feliz Navidad,"  Billboard has compiled a list of our 10 favorite Latin Christmas tunes and how they performed on the charts throughout the years -- including a few you…

  5. What Are the Top-Selling Holiday Songs?

    November 25, 2016 3:40 PM EST It's that time of year when seemingly every radio station switches to a mix of Nat King Cole , Bruce Springsteen , and Brenda Lee , cities and towns look a little more illuminated than usual, and you start digging through your music collection (which likely still features some compact…

  6. Marc Anthony, Gloria Estefan & More: Which Latin Artist Performs the Best National Anthem?

    July 03, 2015 9:06 PM EDT Take Our Poll Below! In early June, Carlos Santana became a trending topic on twitter thanks to his incredibly cool, instrumental rock version of "The Star-Spangled Banner" before the NBA final, with wife Cindy Blackman Santana killing it on drums. As it turns out, Latin artists…

  7. KEZE/Spokane, Wash. Rocks The Holidays

    December 07, 2010 1:05 PM EST This time of year, nearly all the reporters to Billboard's Adult Contemporary radio airplay chart transform their airwaves into a non-stop winter wonderland of holiday music. Standards from Ray Conniff , Frank Sinatra and Andy Williams temporarily replace current adult pop fare. Johnny…

  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. This Day in Music

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Singer-songwriter Carolyn Dawn Johnson dominates the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary, with five wins. 2001 - Singer-songwriter Carolyn Dawn Johnson dominates the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary, with five wins. 2001 - Country singer Chris Cagle marries school teacher…

  10. This Day in Music

    April 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Singer/songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Pitney dies in Wales at the age of 65. 2006 - Singer/songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Pitney dies in Wales at the age of 65. 2005 - The Library of Congress announces the third annual selection of 50 U.S. sound…

  11. This Day in Music

    March 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Bob Geldof is honored with a special achievement accolade at the German industry's annual Echo Awards in Berlin. The veteran Irish musician and humanitarian is lauded for masterminding the hist 2006 - Bob Geldof is honored with a special achievement accolade at the German industry…

  12. Billboard Bits: 'Estudio Billboard,' Sammy Hagar, Trentmoller

    September 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Top Latin artists will reveal their creative process via in-depth interviews and intimate live performances on "Estudio Billboard," the new series on Spanish-language television network V-me. Top Latin artists will reveal their creative process via in-depth interviews and intimate…

  13. Cuban Roots

    September 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90 Millas," her debut album for Sony BMG's Burgundy Records. Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90 Millas," her debut album for Sony BMG's Burgundy Records. Due this week, the 14-track…

  14. This Day in Music

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Singer-songwriter Carolyn Dawn Johnson dominates the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary, with five wins. 2001 - Singer-songwriter Carolyn Dawn Johnson dominates the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary, with five wins. 2001 - Country singer Chris Cagle marries school teacher…

  15. Estefan Revels In Cuban Roots On '90 Millas'

    June 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90 Millas," her debut album for Sony BMG's Burgundy Records. Due Sept. 18, the 14-track set is led by the single "No Llores," which features gu Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90…

  16. This Day in Music

    April 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Singer/songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Pitney dies in Wales at the age of 65. 2006 - Singer/songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Pitney dies in Wales at the age of 65. 2005 - The Library of Congress announces the third annual selection of 50 U.S. sound…

  17. This Day in Music

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Bob Geldof is honored with a special achievement accolade at the German industry's annual Echo Awards in Berlin. The veteran Irish musician and humanitarian is lauded for masterminding the hist 2006 - Bob Geldof is honored with a special achievement accolade at the German industry…