1. The Year in Latin: Shakira's Digital Domination

    December 09, 2011 8:55 AM EST This year, Shakira didn't have the top-selling Latin album in the United States -- her "Sale el Sol" landed at No. 4 on the Top Latin Albums year-end chart. Nor did she land any singles within the top 10 on the year-end Hot Latin Songs recap. Year In Music Main Page: See All…

  2. Exclusive: Marc Anthony 'Iconos' Album Premiere

    May 18, 2010 12:00 PM EDT Marc Anthony 's new studio set, "Iconos," finds him following up his 2008 "El Cantante" soundtrack with a collection of covers that pays homage to his favorite Latin singers and songs. And here, first exclusively on Billboard.com, listen to a preview of the album…

  3. Marc Anthony Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 2:05 PM EST Marc Antony, Title TBD (Sony) Release Date: late Spring After the 2008 release of the soundtrack to the film "El Cantante," Marc Anthony will release a new pop studio set sometime in late spring. Few details are available now, but sources say the album, produced in collaboration…

  4. Gustavo Laureano

    April 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Gustavo Laureano has long enjoyed success as the lead singer of Puerto Rican rock band La Secta Allstar. Now the singer, songwriter, guitar and piano player is enjoying his new guise as a peddler of h Gustavo Laureano has long enjoyed success as the lead singer of Puerto Rican rock band La…

  5. Jose Jose Honored

    November 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Jose Jose honored as the 2005 Latin Recording Academy 'Person of the Year' Jose Jose gets a congratulatory hug from Kike Santander (left), chairman of the Latin Recording Academy, as Neil Portnow, president of the Recording Academy, looks on. Jose Jose was honored Nov. 1 as the 2005…

  6. Montero Honors Jose Jose

    November 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Pablo Montero performs at the 2005 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year gala. Pablo Montero performs "Lo Que Fue No Sera" at the 2005 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year gala, Nov. 1 in Beverly Hills. Montero and other recording artists performed some of Jose Jose'…

  7. José José Honored By Latin Academy

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran performer José José has been selected as the Latin Recording Academy's 2005 person of the year. The honor will be conveyed during at a gala Nov. 1 celebration in Los Angeles, two day Veteran performer José José has been selected as the Latin Recording Academy's 2005 person…

  8. Q&A: Chayanne

    May 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. After a 20-year career and 12 studio albums, Puerto Rican singer Chayanne is one of the undisputed icons of Latin pop. Often referred to as a heartthrob, Chayanne is much more. He is a relentless performer whose last world tour spanned more than…

  9. The Prince's 40-Year Reign: A Billboard Q&A

    November 25, 2003 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. In a long, storied career, José José -- whose fans refer to him as "El Príncipe de la Canción" (the Prince of Song) -- has won renown not just as one of the finest crooners in Mexican pop music but as one of the country's greatest…

  10. Julio Sings Of 'Divorcio'

    October 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Veteran Latin crooner Julio Iglesias will release his latest album, "Divorcio," Nov. 4 via Sony International. Led by the radio single "Corazon de Papel" (Heart of Paper), the deeply personal Sony Int Veteran Latin crooner Julio Iglesias will release his latest album, …

  11. Anthony, Sanz, Vives Set For NYC Latin Benefit

    November 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST Marc Anthony, Alejandro Sanz, and Carlos Vives are among the artists who will perform at Hispanos Unidos Por New York ("Hispanics United for New York"), a Latin music benefit concert in New York. Set Marc Anthony, Alejandro Sanz, and Carlos Vives are among the artists who will…

  12. Tenampa

    October 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT JosÉ JosÉ's long-awaited Juan Gabriel-written and -produced disc combines ballads and rancheras characterized by Gabriel's colloquial lyrics and simple, catchy melodies. José José's long-awaited Juan Gabriel-written and -produced disc combines ballads and rancheras…