Chayanne

  1. Morning Fix: RIP J&R Music World; Apple Reconsiders Its Music Strategy; Azoff Expands

    April 10, 2014 8:45 AM EDT Get the Morning Fix Delivered To Your Inbox HERE J&R MUSIC WORLD CLOSING In a letter to customers on the store's website, owners Joe and Rachelle Friedman said, "On April 10, J&R will close its doors so that we can rebuild this l ...

  2. Chayanne to Debut New Single at 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 09, 2014 8:34 PM EDT Puerto Rican pop star Chayanne is set to launch the first single from his new album live at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards on April 24.   Register today for Billboard's 2014 Latin Music Conference & Awards Use promo code 'BIZ1 ...

  3. Countdown to the 25th Annual Billboard Latin Music Conference: 1989-1993

    March 17, 2014 4:05 PM EDT Register today for Billboard's 2013 Latin Music Conference & Awards Use promo code 'BIZ14' to get a special discount. In honor of the 25 anniversary of Billboard's Latin Music Conference, Billboard.biz is breaking out the g ...

  4. Kathy Spanberger

    November 29, 2012 6:32 PM EST President/CEO, peermusic Deal-Making Fireworks For peermusic president/CEO Kathy Spanberger, the last 12 months have involved a lot of deal-making. She and her team signed writer Tyrese Gibson and a co-­publishing deal for the band Dead Sara, and ...

  5. Juan Carlos Calderon, Renowned Spanish Composer, Dead at 74

    November 28, 2012 2:09 PM EST A pioneer of Spanish-language pop in the 1970s. Composer, producer, arranger and musician Juan Carlos Calderón died Monday (Nov. 26) in a Madrid hospital. The cause was cardiac arrest, according to Europa Press Calderón work with artists including ...

  6. Hot Tours: Roger Waters On Top, Bruce Springsteen On His Tail

    August 09, 2012 11:52 AM 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 wra ...

  7. Joan Sebastian, Pepe Aguilar, Shaila Durcal To Play September Tour Dates

    July 13, 2012 5:28 PM EDT Promoters for a major Latin music co-headlining tour featuring Mexican stars Joan Sebastian, Pepe Aguilar and Shaila Durcal say originally announced Sept. dates will take place despite the fact that the tour's initial eight summer dates have ...

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

    April 23, 2012 1:49 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 ...

  9. Afo Verde Appointed Chairman/CEO for Sony's Latin Region, Spain and Portugal

    February 08, 2012 12:33 PM EST Afo Verde, who since 2009 has been serving as president, Latin Region, for Sony Music Entertainment, has been promoted to the post of Chairman and CEO for the Latin Region, Spain and Portugal. Verde, who had previously overseen the label's U. ...

  10. BACKBEAT: Chayenne Signs Deal With peermusic

    September 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT On August 30, Puerto Rican star Chayanne signed an exclusive co-publishing and copyright administration agreement with peermusic for the world, making this his first publishing agreement. The deal also encompasses Lorisa, El Rincón and La Loma, Ch ...

  11. Aventura, Chayanne Win Big At Premios Juventud

    July 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Shakira floated in on a magic carpet, Pitbull did the bump-and-grind with Mexican pop star Belinda and Wisin & Yandel performed with the dancers from "Step Up 3D" at the seventh annual Premios Juventud ("Youth Awards"), bro ...

  12. 50 Latin Stars Gather To Record 'Somos El Mundo'

    February 22, 2010 12:00 AM EST The atmosphere at Miami's Bongo's restaurant, perched on top of the American Airlines Arena, was almost festive as an endless stream of Latin acts began to file inside. They were there to record "Somos el Mundo," the Spanish-la ...

  13. European Acts Dominate Premios Dial Latin Gala

    February 15, 2010 12:00 AM EST More artists performed live at the Premios Cadena Dial Latin music gala award ceremony than ever before this year - but only two of them were from Latin America. Despite this, the Spanish language gala was broadcast live or delayed on 1,090 radio ...

  14. 'Gabriel: Amor Inmortal' Set For DVD Release

    October 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT "Gabriel: Amor Inmortal," the Mega TV series starring pop star Chayanne as a vampire, will be out on DVD Feb. 9. The $29.99 boxed set will include all the series' episodes, behind-the-scenes footage and music videos with songs by Ch ...

  15. Chayanne Re-Ups With Sony Music Latin

    September 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT After nearly two years out of contract, Puerto Rican superstar Chayanne is close to re-signing with his longtime label, Sony Music Latin, sources say. Chayanne had been reportedly speaking with other labels after his contract expired in 2007. Now, ...

  16. Sony/ATV In Deal For Estéfano Works

    November 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Sony/ATV Music Publishing has purchased the catalog of Colombian singer/songwriter/producer Estéfano, Billboard.biz has learned. The purchase, negotiated by Jorge Mejia, Sony/ATV's VP for Latin America and US Latin and Martin Bandier, chairma ...

  17. Chayanne Cancels Shows

    October 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT For the first time in a career that spans more than two decades, Puerto Rican pop singer Chayanne has canceled performances. In the midst of his "Mi Tiempo" tour, Chayanne was forced to give an early close to a show before 50,000 people ...

  18. Shakira Breaks Records In Mexico

    May 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Shakira set a new attendance record at Mexico City's Zócalo, with an estimated 210,000 people showing up for a free concert held there on May 26. It has become traditional for artists touring Mexico to perform free shows at the city's Zó ...

  19. Latin Producer Estefano Shot In Miami

    May 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter/producer Estéfano is in critical state at Miami's Jackson Memorial Hospital after being shot multiple times at his Miami home Friday night. Estéfano, one of Latin music's most successful and prolific composers, recently ...

  20. Avril Maintains Top Slot, Joe Starts at No. 2

    May 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Avril Lavigne holds at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 with "The Best Damn Thing," while R&B singer Joe begins in the runner-up slot with his new "Ain't Nothing Like Me" ... U.K. band Arctic Monkeys bow in the top 10, while ...

  21. Bunny Goes Bye Bye, Bright Eyes Bows High

    April 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bright Eyes and rock super group Hellyeah take advantage of a sleepy post-Easter sales week and snare top 10 bows on The Billboard 200 ... "Now 24" retains the No. 1 slot on the chart while Tim McGraw also holds at No. 2 ... Other debuts ...

  22. Review: Chayanne's 'Mi Tiempo'

    April 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Chayanne: "Mi Tiempo" Producer: Estéfano Sony BMG Release Date: April 10 Chayanne has always been masterful at selecting just the right material to fit his voice and the tastes of the times. Here, as usual, he mixes big ballads like &quo ...

  23. Chayanne Preps For Most Extensive U.S. Trek To Date

    February 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST Puerto Rican pop star Chayanne will follow the April 10 release of his album "Mi Tiempo" (Sony BMG), with the launch of his most extensive U.S. tour to date. Chayanne's "Cautivo Tour 2007," which already kicked off in Chil ...

  24. V CAST, CCE Partner For 'Juntos' Tour

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Segments from the upcoming "Juntos En Concierto" (Together in Concert) tour featuring Chayanne, Alejandro Fernandez and Marc Anthony will be broadcast through Verizon Wireless' V CAST Encore Channel i Segments from the upcoming &quo ...

  25. Marc, Alejandro, Chayanne To Hit The Road

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Clear Channel tour will hit 16 cities. Latin superstars Marc Anthony, Alejandro Fern ández and Chayanne will embark on a summer tour together starting Aug. 17 at Houston, Texas' Toyota Center. The Sony BMG artists will play a total of 19 aren ...

  26. Latin Notas

    March 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST The upcoming Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards reserves a seat for Chayanne at its Q&A session. Read Leila Cobo's column. The upcoming Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards reserves a seat for Chayanne at its Q ...

  27. Billboard To Fete Solís, Guerra

    March 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Chayanne set for Latin Music Conference Q&A. Chayanne set for Latin Music Conference Q&A. News Chayanne ...

  28. Latin Notas

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Chayanne is taking a romantic turn on "Desde Siempre." Read Leila Cobo's column. Chayanne is taking a romantic turn on "Desde Siempre." Read Leila Cobo's column. News Leila Cobo , Chayanne ...

  29. Paulina Rubio Leads Premios

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Chayanne, Bisbal also win. Chayanne, Bisbal also win. News Chayanne ...

  30. Chayanne

    July 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT After 25 years as a professional musician and with 12 solo albums to his name, Chayanne epitomizes Latin pop. In the wake of his 2003 album "Sincero," and with a new project in the works, the artist c After 25 years as a professional mus ...

  31. New Tour Promoter Vivelo! Takes On Chayanne Outing

    February 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST Vivelo! -- the tour-promotion joint venture between Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE) and Televisa -- has signed Chayanne to an exclusive deal. Vivelo! -- the tour-promotion joint venture between Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE) and Televisa -- h ...