Barrio Fino

  1. Daddy Yankee Sues Universal Music For Copyright Infringement

    May 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Daddy Yankee has sued Universal Music for $10 million over alleged copyright infringement and unjust enrichment, stemming from what the reggaeton star says is the company's unauthorized exploitation of his albums. The lawsuit, filed last week ...

  2. Daddy Yankee Formally Announces Deal With Sony Music Latin

    January 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST Daddy Yankee formally announced his new distribution and licensing deal with Sony Music Latin during a press conference on Jan. 26 in Miami. The singer, who will release his new album, “Daddy Yankee Mundial,” later this Spring, will release the al ...

  3. Aventura Announces U.S. Tour

    August 25, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Urban bachata group Aventura today (Aug. 25) announced the first leg of a U.S. arena tour in support of its chart-topping album "The Last." The trek kicks off Nov. 20 in Chicago, Ill. and closes out at New York's Madison Square Gard ...

  4. Daddy Yankee, RBD Lead Billboard Finalists

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Reggaetón star Daddy Yankee and Mexican pop phenomenon RBD—both part of the youth movement that dominated Billboard’s Latin charts last year—are the leading finalists for the 2006 Billboard Lat Reggaetón star Daddy Yankee and Mexican pop phenomeno ...

  5. 50 Cent, Green Day Reap Billboard Music Awards

    December 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rapper 50 Cent and veteran modern rock act Green Day were the toast of Las Vegas last night (Dec. 6), as each nabbed six trophies at the 2005 Billboard Music Awards. Rapper 50 Cent and veteran modern rock act Green Day were the toast of Las Vegas ...

  6. Daddy Yankee Partners With Reebok

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Like 50 Cent, Jay-Z and Nelly before him, reggaetón superstar Daddy Yankee has partnered with Reebok for his own collection. The signature collection, DY, will encompass athletic footwear, apparel an Like 50 Cent, Jay-Z and Nelly before him, regga ...

  7. Sanz, Juanes Win At Latin Grammys

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz, Colombian pop act Juanes and Brazilian singer and pianist Ivan Lins shared top honors yesterday (Nov. 3) at the Latin Grammys at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz, Colombian po ...

  8. Daddy Yankee Strikes EMI Pub Deal

    July 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reggaetón star Daddy Yankee has struck a publishing pact with EMI Music Publishing for the world excluding the United States, Billboard.biz has learned. Reggaetón star Daddy Yankee has struck a publishing pact with EMI Music Publishing fo ...

  9. Daddy Yankee Strikes EMI Pub Deal

    July 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ex-U.S. pact covers 'Barrio Fino,' catalog. Reggaetón star Daddy Yankee has struck a publishing pact with EMI Music Publishing for the world excluding the United States, Billboard.biz has learned. The deal covers catalog and his hugely s ...