1. Chart Highlights: Rihanna Breaks Record For Most Pop Songs No. 1s

    December 09, 2013 6:05 PM EST Eminem's 'The Monster,' on which she's featured, becomes her 11th leader, pushing her past Katy Perry (10) for the list's top total. Plus, new No. 1s for Icona Pop, Parmalee, tobyMac and more Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts…

  2. Wisin Joins World Cup Party With 'La Copa de Todos': Watch

    December 03, 2013 3:35 PM EST Wisin of Wisin & Yandel fame joins David Correy and Mexican singer Paty Cantú in the just-out bilingual Spanish version of the Coca-Cola 2014 World Cup anthem "The World is Ours." More World Cup David Correy's 'The World Is Ours' Is Coca-Cola's 2014 World…

  3. Latin Grammys 2013: 10 Things You Didn't See on TV

    November 22, 2013 1:30 AM EST The Latin Grammy green carpet was canceled, but there was plenty of action behind the scenes. We were inside the Mandalay Bay Center (Nov. 21) with a front row to the stars, the music and all the things that did not make the live broadcast. More Latin Grammys Carlos Vives, Sergio George and…

  4. Yandel Debuts at No. 1 on Top Latin Albums Chart, Eyes 2014 Tour

    November 13, 2013 4:45 PM EST Reggaeton star Yandel can now bring out the bubbly as his first solo album, "De Lider a Leyanda" (From Leader to Legend), debuts at No. 1 on the Top Latin Albums chart.  "I'm thrilled with everything," Yandel told Billboard during a recent album release party at…

  5. Chart Highlights: Cage The Elephant Returns To No. 1 On Rock Airplay, Alternative Songs

    November 11, 2013 7:30 PM EST Cage the Elephant hits No. 1 on Rock Airplay and Alternative Songs, One Direction debuts on Pop Songs and more 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…

  6. Colombian Reggaeton Star J Balvin Talks 'La Familia,' Picks His Favorite 5 Videos

    October 30, 2013 4:56 AM EDT “I want to try and make my own movement,” says J. Balvin, the rising reggaeton star, whose album “La Familia” was just released on Capitol Latin. “We are going to conquer the world.”   Maybe its not such a lofty goal for the Colombian artist, whose following extends from (logically) South…

  7. Chart Highlights: Katy Perry, Drake, Bastille Score New No. 1s

    October 14, 2013 2:35 PM EDT Perry's 'Roar' ties a record on Dance/Club Play Songs, Drake makes history on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay and Bastille notches its first Alternative Songs leader. Plus,Thomas Rhett takes over atop Country Airplay Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of…

  8. Enrique Iglesias Widens Lead for Most No. 1s on Hot Latin Songs Chart

    October 09, 2013 5:00 PM EDT Enrique Iglesias extends his lead for most No. 1s on Hot Latin Songs as "Loco" featuring Romeo Santos ascends 3-1 to become his 23rd chart-topper.  A major part of the song's ascent to the top is the release of a director's cut for the track's music video,…

  9. Prince Royce Takes Major Step With 'Soy el Mismo': Watch a Track-By-Track Interview

    October 08, 2013 10:30 AM EDT In 2002, when he was 13 years old, Geoffrey Rojas decided he wanted to be a singer. It took him six years to develop a sound, a look and an identity, to turn himself into Prince Royce. It took him another two years to top the charts, and one more to release the top-selling Latin…

  10. Chart Highlights: Lorde's 'Team' Wins Way In At Rock; Backstreet's Back On Adult Pop Songs

    October 07, 2013 5:45 PM EDT Lorde debuts her new single ahead of the Billboard 200 bow of her album 'Pure Heroine,' while Backstreet Boys post a career-best entrance. Plus, new No. 1s for Anna Kendrick, Krewella and Billy Currington Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts…

  11. Wisin vs. Yandel: Which Solo Single Is Best?

    October 03, 2013 7:00 PM EDT The popular Latin urban duo Wisin & Yandel is back on the charts, but this time with separate solo singles. As a pair, they hold the record for most No. 1s on the Latin Rhythm Airplay chart, with 14 songs reaching the top. On Latin Airplay, they have notched 10 No. 1s between 2006…

  12. Chart Highlights: Rihanna Returns, Fitz And The Tantrums Rule Rock, Yandel Leads Latin Airplay

    September 30, 2013 5:50 PM EDT Rihanna extends her mark for the most Pop Songs visits, Fitz and the Tantrums take over atop two rock tallies and Yandel leads Latin Airplay, while duo partner Wisin debuts with his own track Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find…

  13. Wisin Announces Solo Album for December

    September 19, 2013 4:15 PM EDT Latin urban star sings with Sony, with first single "Que viva la Vida" premiering Monday; News follows similar announcement from his longtime collaborator Yandel The artist known as Wisin, one half of the powerhouse urban duo Wisin y Yandel, has signed a recording deal with Sony…

  14. Yandel to Release Solo Debut in November

    September 13, 2013 2:10 PM EDT Reggaeton artist Yandel has signed with Sony Music. Born Llandel Veguilla Malavé, the Puerto Rican-born star has launched a solo career with his first project scheduled for release in November. "I'm very excited for this new phase in my career," Yandel, who earlier announced…

  15. Jenni Rivera, Don Omar & Lucenzo Lead 2013 Mid-Year SoundScan Latin Charts

    July 03, 2013 5:50 PM EDT Jenni Rivera's death in December of 2012 hugely impacted this year’s Latin music sales. At the mid-year point (through the week ending June 30, 2012), she holds five of the top 10 biggest-selling Latin albums in the U.S. according to Nielsen SoundScan. Further, the top four…

  16. Wisin & Yandel Named Newest Coaches on 'La Voz…Mexico'

    July 01, 2013 6:30 PM EDT Reggaeton stars Wisin & Yandel have been named coaches for the third season of the Mexico's popular version of "The Voice." The Puerto Rico natives, who have collaborated with some of the biggest names in music such as Enrique Iglesias, Ricky Martin and T-Pain, are the…

  17. Yandel of Wisin & Yandel to Premiere Solo Single

    June 06, 2013 5:43 PM EDT "At this moment in my career I want to make my own decisions," he tells Billboard In the past few months, rumors have swirled about the imminent separation of reggaetón duo Wisin & Yandel -- management denied the separation but admitted the two were working on individual…

  18. Wisin & Yandel Not Splitting, Says Manager

    May 09, 2013 5:40 PM EDT Contrary to the rumor and innuendo that's been swirling in past weeks , reggaetón duo Wisin & Yandel are not splitting up, says manager Edgar Andino. "Wisin has been recording in Puerto Rico and Yandel in Orlando, and because they're recording separately people are…

  19. Don Omar: Wisin & Yandel Are Breaking Up

    May 04, 2013 5:48 PM EDT Reggaeton star Don Omar said at his concert late Friday that the popular Puerto Rican reggaeton duo of Wisin and Yandel is breaking up. Accompanied by Yandel, Don Omar praised his future as a soloist. Manager Edgar Andino neither confirmed nor denied the announcement in an interview with…

  20. Billboard Latin Music Awards 2013: Winners List

    April 25, 2013 11:00 PM EDT The 2013 Billboard Latin Music Awards lit up Miami on Thursday, April 25, with Don Omar and the late Jenni Rivera coming away as the night's biggest winners. Check out a full list of winners below: Full List of Winners (in Red): Artist of the Year: Don Omar Prince Royce Jenni Rivera…

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