El Canto Del Loco

  1. Alejandro Sanz Up For 5 Premios 40 Principales

    October 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Alejandro Sanz and pop group Maldita Nerea have won five nominations each of the Premios 40 Principales awards run by Spanish media giant's Grupo Prisa's international radio arm, Union Radio. The prizes cover eight Latin American countri ...

  2. EMI Spain Prez Backs New Talent Search

    October 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Around 350,000 young people have been invited to enter a project to find new music talent in a bid to alleviate the deep crisis afflicting the Spanish biz. The Mad Sound Project was presented Oct. 5 in Madrid by EMI Music Spain president Simone Bo ...

  3. Spain's Piracy Problem 'Getting Worse'

    May 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Spain continues to be the only territory in the world's Top 10 music markets that is also in the Top 10 of major music piracy offenders - and things are getting worse, not better. This is the conclusion of labels' body Promusicae, follow ...

  4. Spanish Biz Suffers 10% Fall

    January 28, 2009 12:00 AM EST Spain's music market continued to slump in 2008, falling by 10.4% in combined physical and digital sales value to €254.4 million ($338 million). An 8.1% increase in digital sales to €29.2 million ($38.8 million) was not enough to make up for ...

  5. El Canto Del Loco Wins Big At Premios 40 Principales

    December 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST Spanish band El Canto Del Loco won all five awards they were nominated for at the third Premios 40 Principales gala in Madrid in front of an audience of 18,000. Jim Carrey, who was in the city to present his latest film, and singer Beyoncé were am ...

  6. Julieta Venegas, Mana Nominated For Premios 40 Principales

    October 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mexican singer Julieta Venegas and pop-rock group Mana each have three nods for the international section of Spanish radio group Union Radio's Premios 40 Principales. Winners in the 19 categories are voted by the public in Spain and eight Lat ...

  7. El Canto Del Loco Wins Three At Premios Awards

    December 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST El Canto del Loco, David Bisbal and Shakira were the main winners at the Premios Principales award ceremony, held at the Palacio de Deportes in Madrid on Saturday (Dec. 16). Pop/rock group El Canto del Loco won three of the 10 awards: best nationa ...

  8. La Oreja Lead Spain's Los 40 Awards

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Spain's most popular national Top 40 radio network, Los 40 Principales, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year with its first Los Premios Principales gala on Dec. 16. It will be Spain's only aw Spain's most popular national T ...

  9. SGAE: Spanish CD, DVD Market Down In 2005

    June 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The value of Spain's videogame market in 2005 almost matched the combined value of the market for CDs and DVDs, the Spanish authors' and publishers' society SGAE said today (June 21) when it presented The value of Spain's video ...

  10. Amaral A Triple Winner At Spain's Premios

    May 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The broadcast of Spain's 10th Premios de la Música gala received an average 571,000 viewers, or a 9.3% share, despite a graveyard timeslot on public channel TVE1. The broadcast of Spain's 10th Premios de la Música gala received ...

  11. Spanish Biz Shrinks In 2005

    March 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Spain's recorded music market in 2005 shrank by 5.7% in value to €407 million ($488.5 million), labels' body Promusicae said on Thursday (March 30). During the same period, shipments of soundca Spain's recorded music mark ...

  12. Premios Ondas Honors New Spanish Acts

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Amaral, El Canto Del Loco among the winners. A new generation of Spanish artists were celebrated at the 52nd Premios Ondas ceremony last night (Nov. 3). El Canto Del Loco took the best artist or group prize. The Sony BMG act was at Barcelona' ...

  13. Duran Duran, Kylie Win At Spain's Premios Ondas

    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Manolo Garcia named best artist. Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the big winners at the 51st Premios Ondas award ceremony last night (Nov. 23) at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Lyceu opera house. Both acts received special jury awards for the ...

  14. Duran Duran, Kylie Win At Spain's Premios Ondas

    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the big winners at the 51st Premios Ondas award ceremony last night (Nov. 23) at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Lyceu opera house. Both acts received special jury award Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the bi ...