1. A Bolder, Blunter Larry Hernandez Kicks Off New 'Larrymania' Season: 'Because I Hit Bottom, I See Life Differently'

    July 07, 2016 6:51 PM EDT "I thanked God for showing me this side of life that will be very important for me to become a better man, a better husband, a better son, a better human being," he tells Billboard after 2015 arrest. Larry Hernandez is mad, and he’s not taking it anymore. In a candid conversation…

  2. 'Larrymania' Marathon Shows Mexican Singer & Reality TV Star Larry Hernandez During Happier Times

    November 05, 2015 2:02 PM EST Larry Hernandez has seen better days. The Mexican superstar was arrested on Sept. 25 for kidnapping and assault with battery charges stemming from an alleged incident in Newberry, South Carolina. Although he was freed on $200,000 bail on Oct. 23 after appearing before a judge, the drama is…

  3. Larry Hernandez Speaks Publicly For First Time Since Arrest: Watch

    October 31, 2015 2:45 PM EDT Looking trim and poised, and wearing an all black outfit that seemed worlds away from his green prison scrubs, singer/TV reality star Larry Hernandez spoke out for the first time since his Sept. 25 arrest. Why Is Mexican Singer Larry Hernandez Behind Bars? “I want to thank my fans for all…

  4. Why Is Mexican Singer Larry Hernandez Behind Bars?

    September 30, 2015 6:41 PM EDT Kidnapping charges & a fugitive warrant led to his arrest. Wearing green prison scrubs and cuffs around his wrists and ankles, regional Mexican star Larry Hernandez stood before a judge in a California courtroom Sept. 30 and signed papers to be voluntarily extradited to face kidnapping,…

  5. Larry Hernandez Held Without Bail Over South Carolina Case

    September 27, 2015 8:19 PM EDT Regional Mexican singer Larry Hernandez , who is also the star of hit mun2 reality series Larrymania , is being held without bail in a detention center in California. Larry Hernandez Scores Eighth Top 10 on Latin Albums Chart According to official records, Hernandez, 38, was arrested Sept. 25…

  6. Larry Hernandez on Marrying Kenia Ontiveros, 'Larrymania' & Breaking Regional Mexican Taboos

    June 05, 2015 2:51 PM EDT It’s a good time to be Larry Hernandez . With his freshly released album Vete Acostumbrando , the 38-year-old regional Mexican singer has scored his eighth top 10 on the Top Latin Albums chart with 3,000 copies sold -- his best sales entrance since 2010. Larry Hernandez Scores Eighth Top 10…

  7. Larry Hernandez Scores Eighth Top 10 on Latin Albums Chart

    June 04, 2015 6:31 PM EDT Also, Mana scores 30th Hot Latin Songs hit. American Regional Mexican singer-songwriter Larry Hernandez takes the No. 2 spot on Top Latin Albums as Vete Acostumbrando arrives with 3,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen Music. The sales entrance is his best since 2010, when Larrymania…

  8. 3BallMTY, Gerardo Ortiz Dominate Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    October 18, 2012 10:55 PM EDT Young talent and a bold new musical trend dominated the second annual Billboard Mexican Music Awards, with 3BallMTY, the edgy tribal music troupe, winning nine awards, including New Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year, Duo or Group; Song Artist of the Year and Digital Download Artist of…

  9. Chart Highlights: Adele's a Winner at Radio, Too

    February 13, 2012 4:15 PM EST Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com every Thursday. Pop Songs *** No. 1 *** "Set Fire To The Rain"…

  10. Gerardo Ortiz Sweeps Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    October 21, 2011 2:00 AM EDT Corridos and Romance Coexist at Inaugural Awards, to Air Oct. 27 on Telemundo Hardcore corrido singer Gerardo Ortiz was the big winner at the inaugural Billboard Mexican Music Awards , taking home six honors, including Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year, Male Artist of the Year,…

  11. Jenni Rivera & Gerardo Ortiz Among Billboard Mexican Music Awards Performers

    September 28, 2011 10:35 AM EDT A stunning roster of Mexican stars -- including diva Jenni Rivera, leading finalists Gerardo Ortiz and Larry Hernandez, Julión Alvarez y su Nortño Banda, and iconic group Intocable -- are the first group of artists announced as performers for the first-ever Premios Billboard de la Música…

  12. Enrique Iglesias, Shakira Big Winners at Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 28, 2011 11:00 PM EDT After a year that saw pop going bigger than ever, it's perhaps not surprising that two crossover superstars -- Enrique Iglesias and Shakira -- were the big winners at the 2011 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Leading the fray with nine honors was Iglesias, while Shakira followed with six…

  13. Ricky Martin Criticizes Arizona's Immigration Law

    April 30, 2010 7:44 AM EDT Ricky Martin joined in the criticism of Arizona's new law that will allow police to stop anyone they think might be an illegal immigrant. Appearing at the Billboard Latin Music Awards ceremony, Martin said the law "makes no sense," and he urged an end to discrimination, hate…

  14. Aventura Tops Winners At Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 29, 2010 11:00 PM EDT Aventura , the urban bachata group from the Bronx that has re-energized the tropical music scene, was the big winner at the 2010 Billboard Latin Music Awards, snaring nine trophies, including Latin album and digital album of the year for "The Last" (Premium). Above: Stars on the red…

  15. 'El Bambino,' Wisin & Yandel Lead Billboard Latin Awards Finalists

    February 11, 2010 9:45 AM EST Urban-leaning acts led the finalists' charge for the 2010 Billboard Latin Music Awards, with Tito "El Bambino" competing for 18 awards for his album "El Patrón" (Siente/Universal) and the single "El Amor." Following in sheer number of finalist slots are…

  16. Rivera Family To Unite For Regional Mexican Summit

    September 16, 2009 11:53 AM EDT The Rivera family -- stars Jenni Rivera , Lupillo Rivera , Juan Rivera and their father, industry icon Pedro Rivera -- will all sit together on a unique and historic industry panel during Billboard's Regional Mexican Music Summit in October. Considered the leading family of regional…