VH1 Latin America is premiering original episodes of "Behind the Music"
featuring Latin acts beginning this month.

The 2008-2009 season will consist of four bi-monthly episodes, beginning Aug. 21 with Argentine rock band Sumo. Brazil's Os Paralamas do Sucesso follow in October, Argentina's Virus in December, and Mexico's Gloria Trevi wraps the season on a to-be-decided date.

VH1 is distributed in 19 countries in Latin America with a distribution of 29 million homes.