1. Latin Grammys Suspend Nominees Announcement Following Mexico Earthquake

    September 19, 2017 8:18 PM EDT The Latin Grammys, which were set to announce nominees for their 2017 edition early Wednesday morning, have suspended their announcement until further notice following a magnitude 7.1 earthquake in Central Mexico on Tuesday (Sept. 19).  “As an outgrowth of the terrible and tragic recent…

  2. Fiestas Patrias: 10 Best Songs to Celebrate Mexican Heritage

    August 21, 2017 4:51 PM EDT For Mexican Independence Day, Maná , Alejandro Fernández , Miguel Bosé , Marco Antonio Solís , Jesse & Joy, Emmanuel and Marc Anthony (among others), have joined forces to take over Las Vegas to celebrate Fiestas Patrias. Fiestas is a concert series -- produced by Live Nation -- where all…

  3. Listen to Lali Esposito's New Single "Una Na", Luis Fonsi Honored in Cyprus & More: Latin Notas

    August 11, 2017 10:00 AM EDT Latin Notas is a weekly news summary, compiled by Billboard's editors, about new songs, videos, concerts announcements and what Latin musicians are doing in the world of entertainment. Luis Fonsi honored with a star at the Walk of Fame in Ayia Napa, Cyprus Luis Fonsi , continues leaving…

  4. Marco Antonio Solis Announces U.S. Tour With Camila And Jesse & Joy: See Dates & Venues

    June 13, 2017 12:15 PM EDT Mexican chart-topping singer Marco Antonio Solís is hitting the road this summer for the U.S. leg of his Y La Historia Continúa Tour, which will kick off Aug. 11 in McAllen, Texas and wrap up in October in Los Angeles.  The newly announced U.S. trek dates follows an extensive tour run in…

  5. Who Should Win Tour of the Year at the 2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards? Vote!

    February 15, 2017 11:00 AM EST Last year, late Mexican singer Juan Gabriel took the Billboard Latin Music Award for tour of the year. This time around, finalists include Maná , Marc Anthony , Marco Antonio Solís and Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda .  Before the winner is announced at the annual Billboard Latin Music…

  6. Maluma, Camila, Sin Bandera & More To Heat Up 2017 Viña del Mar Fest

    November 22, 2016 12:18 PM EST Maluma , Camila and Sin Bandera are among the artists announced to perform at the 2017 Viña del Mar Festival. The iconic event is celebrating its 58 th anniversary the week of February 20-25 at its longtime venue, the Quinta Vergara in Viña del Mar, Chile. Other confirmed performers include…

  7. Marco Antonio Solis Brings Out Lucero, Jesse & Joy and More at 40th Anniversary Concert in L.A.

    October 09, 2016 6:20 PM EDT Dressed in black pants and a bright pink suede blazer, a cheerful Marco Antonio Solís  appeared onstage at the Staples Center for his special, sold-out concert celebrating 40 years in music. "I've done the math and it doesn't make sense to me, since I'm only 43 years old,…

  8. Artists React to Juan Gabriel's Death

    August 28, 2016 6:59 PM EDT Mexican superstar Juan Gabriel died Sunday (Aug. 28) at the age of 66, after he suffered a massive heart attack. Gabriel was in the midst of the U.S. leg of his MeXXico Es Todos tour. Mexican Superstar Juan Gabriel Dies at 66 Latin stars and more artists took to social media to react about…

  9. Watch Marc Anthony Pay Homage to Marco Antonio Solis at Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 29, 2016 5:55 PM EDT Marco Antonio Solis received the Billboard Lifetime Achievement Award for his 40 years in music during the Thursday's 2016 Billboard Latin Music Awards . Billboard Latin Music Awards 2016: See All Our Coverage http://www.telemundo.com/entretenimiento/premios-billboard/awards Solis was…

  10. Billboard Latin Music Awards Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Marco Antonio Solis Reflects on His Best-Loved Songs

    April 22, 2016 1:34 PM EDT The Billboard Latin Music Awards honors Marco Antonio Solís with a Lifetime Achievement Award on April 28, the day after he participates in a Q&A at the conference. During a four-decade career, Marco Antonio Solís has recorded 12 albums that have reached No. 1 on Billboard 's Top…

  11. Executive Turntable: CAA Promotions, New Moves at VH1 Save the Music Foundation, ASCAP & More

    March 27, 2016 3:30 PM EDT -- Vevo  has promoted JP Evangelista  to head of music and talent, where he will oversee the talent team, all bookings in the U.S. and Vevo's artist development programs, LIFT and DSCVR. He previously served as vp of creative content & programming for Vevo US. -- Henry Donahue  has…

  12. Marco Antonio Solis Goes Indie With Upcoming Live Album: Exclusive

    March 17, 2015 6:00 AM EDT First Single Available on iTunes March 17 Latin superstar Marco Antonio Solís , a storied singer/songwriter who holds the record for most No. 1 albums on Billboard's Top Latin charts (11) is releasing his upcoming album independently. Por Amor a Morelia (For Love to Morelia), a live…

  13. White House Postpones ‘Musica Latina’ Concert After Navy Yard Massacre

    September 16, 2013 11:51 PM EDT The White House decided late Monday to postpone the taping of a program celebrating Latin music, citing a morning shooting at the Washington Navy Yard that left at least 12 people dead. "In light of today's tragic events at the Washington Navy Yard and out of respect for the…

  14. Marco Antonio Solís Making Brazil Concert Debut at World Cup

    May 31, 2013 2:15 PM EDT The popular romantic Mexican singer Marco Antonio Solís will make his Brazilian concert debut during the 2014 World Cup.  Solís, who spoke to Billboard after a May 30 concert at the Festival Acapulco in Mexico for 14 thousand fans, also plans to record several of his songs in Portuguese…

  15. Jenni Rivera's Chart Achievements And Music Videos

    January 10, 2013 11:21 AM EST REMEMBERING JENNI RIVERA • News: Rivera Dead at 43 • PHOTOS: The Latin Diva's Life • REACTION: Stars Shocked • VIDEO: Our Chat w/ Her in April The late Jenni Rivera , who went from being a sideline act to a major recording artist in regional Mexican music, has held her own through the…

  16. Jenni Rivera Honored By Family and Stars in Emotional Memorial

    December 19, 2012 3:55 PM EST The memorial commemorating the life of Jenni Rivera was as dramatic and colorful as the artist herself, a cornucopia of laughter, tears and celebration, with fans often singing loudly along to Rivera videos and live performances by her friends and family despite the incongruity of the red…

  17. Jenni Rivera's Album Sales Gain 1,014% After Death, Has Top Three on Latin Chart

    December 18, 2012 9:56 PM EST The late Jenni Rivera 's presence is felt strongly on many of Billboard's music charts this week, following her death on Dec. 9.   With the most recent Nielsen SoundScan tracking week ending on Sunday, Dec. 16, the new Billboard charts reflect the first full week since her passing. …

  18. Hot Tours: Gigant3s Tour, Jason Aldean, Maroon 5

    September 29, 2012 11:45 AM EDT The Latin music GIGANT3S Tour scores a No. 1 ranking on this week's lineup of Hot Tours with over $10 million in ticket sales reported from a late-summer trek. The show, which featured the major star power of Marc Anthony, Chayanne and Marco Antonio Solís, kicked off on August 3 with two…

  19. Hot Tours: Roger Waters, Bruce Springsteen, Brad Paisley

    August 10, 2012 4:00 PM EDT Roger Waters, featured in a recent Billboard cover story , closes out his highly successful The Wall Live Tour with a final No. 1 placement on the Hot Tours chart. Ticket sales totals from the tour's final eight North American dates, that wrapped on July 21 in Canada, were reported…

  20. Marc Anthony, Chayanne, Marco Antonio Solis Announce 14-City U.S. Tour

    April 23, 2012 10:00 PM EDT Three of the biggest names in Latin music-salsa singer Marc Anthony, romantic balladeer Marco Antonio Solis and pop vocalist Chayanne-are teaming up for a U.S. tour that will take them to 14 cities, the trio announced during a press conference at the American Airlines Arena. The tour, called …

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