Fernando Olvera

  1. Backbeat: Mana Holds Press Conference To Celebrate Staples Center Dominance With Rebeca Leon, Randy Phillips

    April 23, 2012 3:30 PM EDT (L to R) Maná band members Sergio Vallin, Fher Olvera, Alex Gonzalez, & Juan Calleros speak during their press conference at the STAPLES Center Thursday, April 19. (Photo: Fredwill Hernandez) The most important and influential Latin rock band ...

  2. Latin Power Players: Angelo Medina

    August 01, 2011 11:52 PM EDT Angelo Medina CEO, Angelo Medina Group The Latin music business includes precious few top artist managers. But among them, Medina stands out as someone who can navigate superstars like Maná, established artists like Ednita Nazario and Manny Manuel ...

  3. Watch: Mana Discuss Success, Immigration Reform and Even Reggaeton at Billboard Latin Music Conference

    April 27, 2011 3:46 PM EDT Wednesday afternoon's Q&A with Mana, moderated by Billboard's Leila Cobo, was clearly the centerpiece of the Billboard Latin Music Conference and the most crowded panel of the day - and no wonder. As Cobo reminded the audience in her ...

  4. Mana Confirmed For 'Star Q&A' At Billboard Latin Music Conference In April

    March 15, 2011 8:16 PM EDT Maná, the world's top Latin rock band, is confirmed as the "Star Q&A" at the upcoming Billboard Latin Music Conference, presented by State Farm in association with AT&T. For the first time ever in its 20-year career, all fou ...

  5. Mexican Rockers Mana Postpone New Album Until 2011

    October 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Mexican rockers Mana have postponed the release of their new album, "Drama y Luz" (Warner) for 2011. In a message posted to fans on their Facebook page, band members Fher Olvera, Alex Gonzalez, Sergio Vallin and Juan Calleros said: " ...

  6. The Billboard Green 10

    March 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Going green has become top of mind for artists big and small in the past few years, via everything from carbon offsets to philanthropy. Below, Billboard spotlights 10 acts that, through their actions in the past 12 months, are making a major diffe ...

  7. Latin Stars Debate Social Responsibility

    March 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Communal and social responsibility were central themes during a celebrity panel on philanthropy that included Latin super stars Ricky Martin and Mana bandmates Fher Olvera (singer) and Alex Gonzalez (drummer). The panel, which also included actor ...

  8. Guerra To Play Get-Out-The-Vote Concert

    February 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST Tropical music superstar Juan Luis Guerra and two members of Maná will play a benefit concert Mar. 11 to raise funds for a nationwide Latino get-out-the-vote campaign. The concert, titled “Poder,” (“power”), will be held at Miami’s Adrienne Arsht ...

  9. Mana Sets Attendance Record At L.A.'s Staples Center

    September 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mexican rock band Maná's four consecutive sellouts at the Staples Center in Los Angeles this month have set the record for a Latin act at the venue, according to Staples Center GM Lee Zeidman. The AEG arena hosted 60,000 Maná fans Sept. 20 - ...

  10. Warner/Chappell Strikes Deal With Manà Songwriters

    August 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Warner/Chappell Music has signed a worldwide administration agreement with Fher and Alex Gonzàlez, members of Mexican rock band Manà. Warner/Chappell Music has signed a worldwide administration agreement with Fher and Alex Gonzàl ...