Gloria Estefan

  1. 'Estudio Billboard' To Kick Off Oct. 16

    September 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Top Latin artists will reveal their creative process via in-depth interviews and intimate live performances on "Estudio Billboard," the new series on Spanish-language television network V-me. Hosted by Leila Cobo, Billboard's execut ...

  2. Reba Outmuscles Kanye, 50 To Score First No. 1

    September 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In a week where six of the top 10 slots on The Billboard 200 are occupied by new releases, Reba McEntire's "Reba Duets" reigns at No. 1. Moving 301,000 copies in the United States, the MCA Nashville album provides the country star&# ...

  3. UMPG Renews Deal With Gloria Estefan

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Publishing Group has renewed its exclusive administration agreement for the music catalogs belonging to superstar Gloria Estefan and husband/producer Emilio Estefan. The Estefan catalogs are considered some of the most valuable Lat ...

  4. Cuban Trombonist Jiménez Dies At 90

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Legendary Cuban trombonist Generoso Jiménez, who redefined the role of the trombone in Cuban music and Latin jazz, died Sept. 15 in Miami of renal failure. He was 90 years old. The prolific and tireless Jiménez worked nearly to the day of his deat ...

  5. Estefan Runs With Madrid Bullring Promo Concert

    August 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Gloria Estefan will break new ground in Spain on Sept. 15 when she gives a free concert in Madrid's 15,000 capacity open-air Las Ventas bullring, the world's biggest such venue. Entry will be available only to customers of the Vodafone m ...

  6. Latin Academy Honors Guerra

    August 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Tropical music icon Juan Luis Guerra will be honored as the 2007 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year. Guerra, known for his contemporary reinterpretations of traditional bachata, will be fetted at a Nov. 7 tribute dinner and concert in Las ...

  7. Estefan Appointed To Univision Board

    June 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer Gloria Estefan has been appointed to Univision Communications' board of directors, the company confirmed. The board was re-formed under the Spanish-language media giant's new ownership, led by a group of private investors. Former ...

  8. Estefan To Host Charity Gala

    January 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST Latin superstar Gloria Estefan will host a gala on Feb. 9 at her Miami Beach, Fla., home to benefit the Gloria Estefan Foundation. Proceeds from the event will go to the Miami Children's Hospital Brain Institute, which serves children sufferi ...

  9. Peter, Paul & Mary To Be Honored

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event to be held June 15 in New York. Peter, Paul & Mary will be the recipients of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award at the Songwriters Hall of Fame 2006 Awards dinner. The award honors industry veterans who are pioneers in their craft ...

  10. Estefans Donate $1M To Paralysis Project

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST To help establish human clinical trials program. Latin superstar couple Gloria and Emilio Estefan will donate $1 million to help establish a human clinical trials program at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis at the University of Miami. The Estef ...

  11. Almodovar Upped At BMI Miami

    March 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST Diane J. Almodovar has been promoted to VP, writer/publisher relations for BMI Miami. Diane J. Almodovar has been promoted to VP, writer/publisher relations for BMI Miami. Almodovar, who was previously assistant VP, will continue to be responsible ...

  12. Recording Arts Day A Success In D.C.

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Capitol Hill welcomed music industry. Capitol Hill welcomed musicians and a wide range of music industry representatives with open arms yesterday (Sept. 7) at the first-ever industry Recording Arts Day. In light of the Katrina tragedy, the advocac ...

  13. First Recording Arts Day Set For Capitol Hill

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The first-ever Recording Arts Day will bring more than 50 musicians and music professionals to Capitol Hill Sept. 7 to visit lawmakers and spread the word about the importance of the recording arts in The first-ever Recording Arts Day will bring m ...

  14. Tropical Storm Katrina Moves In On Florida

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music events cancelled. Tropical storm Katrina's approach of south Florida is already affecting the music events taking place in the state, including some of MTV's VMA activities and Bad Boy's new label launch party. The storm, whic ...

  15. Bad Boy Latino Launches

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Joint venture to run through Warner Music Latina. Sean "Diddy" Combs, founder and CEO of Bad Boy Entertainment and producer Emilio Estefan, chairman of Estefan Enterprises, have officially launched Bad Boy Latino. The multi-media joint v ...

  16. Official Bad Boy Latino Launch Revealed

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Diddy, Estefan partner for label. Diddy, Estefan partner for label. News ...

  17. Official Bad Boy Latino Launch Revealed

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Diddy, Estefan partner for label. Producer Emilio Estefan and Sean "Diddy" Combs are set to formally reveal the launch of Bad Boy Latino during a party in Miami on Aug. 25, Billboard.biz has learned. The joint venture label, a spin-off f ...

  18. Jon Secada Signs New Label, Management Deals

    June 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First album under deal set for Fall. Jon Secada has signed a multi-album deal with Florida based Big3 Records and a management deal with Big3 Entertainment through their company, Okie Dokie Management. He was formerly signed to a management deal w ...

  19. Jon Secada Signs New Label, Management Deals

    June 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First album under deal set for Fall. Jon Secada has signed a multi-album deal with Florida based Big3 Records and a management deal with Big3 Entertainment through their company, Okie Dokie Management. He was formerly signed to a management deal w ...

  20. 'Nuevas Voces' Crowns Gio Williams

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Oscar Rivera takes second. Dominican-born Gio Williams was crowned winner of the Telemundo network's “Nuevas Voces de América” during the show's May 29 finale in Miami. Williams competed alongside 20 finalists during the 15-week nationwi ...

  21. Estefan, Estéfano Top BMI Latin Awards

    April 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veterans tie for songwriter of the year. Emilio Estefan and Estéfano tied for songwriter of the year at the 12th annual BMI Latin Awards, presented last night (April 21) in Las Vegas. Both placed three titles on BMI's list of the 50 most-perf ...

  22. Universal, Telemundo On Board For Estefan Show

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Label will award winner a record deal. Universal Music Latino has signed a joint-venture deal with Estefan Enterprises for "Nuevas Voces de América" (New Voices of America), a TV talent show that begins airing Feb. 13 on the Telemundo ne ...

  23. Universal, Telemundo On Board For Estefan Show

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Latino has signed a joint-venture deal with Estefan Enterprises for "Nuevas Voces de América" (New Voices of America), a TV talent show that begins airing Feb. 13 on the Telemundo Universal Music Latino has signe ...

  24. Latin Notas

    November 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Latin Entertainment Industry for City of Hope will honor Gloria and Emilio Estefan at its Spirit of Life awards gala in Miami Beach. Read Leila Cobo's column. Latin Entertainment Industry for City of Hope will honor Gloria and Emilio Estefan ...

  25. Latin Notas

    May 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Emilio Estefan Jr.'s new reality TV show, "Nuevas Voces de América," allows viewers to pick the winner of a Sony Norte recording contract. Read Leila Cobo's column. Emilio Estefan Jr.'s new reality TV show, " ...

  26. Santana To Get LARAS Honor

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carlos Santana will be honored as the 2004 person of the year by the Latin Recording Academy. He will be fetted at a gala dinner and concert Aug. 30 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. Carlos Santana will be honored as the 2004 person of th ...

  27. Santana To Get LARAS Honor

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carlos Santana will be honored as the 2004 person of the year by the Latin Recording Academy. He will be fetted at a gala dinner and concert Aug. 30 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. Carlos Santana will be honored as the 2004 person of th ...

  28. Latin Notas

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Emilio Estefan Jr.'s new reality TV show, "Nuevas Voces de América," allows viewers to pick the winner of a Sony Norte recording contract. Read Leila Cobo's column. Emilio Estefan Jr.'s new reality TV show, " ...

  29. Hill Sets Four-Night Stand At Caesars

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Engagement set for mid-August. Faith Hill is the latest act to sign up for a multiple-night engagement at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, with four shows set for Aug. 10, 11, 13 and 14. Hill joins such acts as Elton John, Jerry Seinf ...

  30. Gloria To Tour This Summer

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Gloria Estefan is set to reveal details of her new tour -- her first in eight years -- today (May 7) during an interview on "The Oprah Winfrey Show," Billboard.biz has learned. Gloria Estefan is set to reveal details of her new tour -- h ...

  31. Stars To Come Out For Billboard Latin Awards

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Gloria Estefan, Alejandro Fernandez, Paulina Rubio, Pilar Montenegro, La Ley and Banda El Recodo are confirmed to perform at the 2004 Billboard Latin Music Awards. The show, set for April 29 at the Mi Gloria Estefan, Alejandro Fernandez, Paulina R ...

  32. Gibson Guitar Names Cherry General Counsel

    February 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran entertainment executive Joel Cherry has joined Gibson Guitar Corp. as general counsel, senior VP and corporate secretary. NEW YORK--Veteran entertainment executive Joel Cherry has joined Gibson Guitar Corp. as general counsel, senior VP an ...

  33. Retail Track

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Distribution cuts prices on four dozen DVD titles such as Meat Loaf's "Hit Out of Hell" and Gloria Estefan's "Everlasting Gloria." Sony Music Distribution cuts prices on four dozen DVD titles such as Meat L ...

  34. Retail Track

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Distribution cuts prices on four dozen DVD titles such as Meat Loaf's "Hit Out of Hell" and Gloria Estefan's "Everlasting Gloria." Sony Music Distribution cuts prices on four dozen DVD titles such as Meat L ...

  35. Retail Track

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Distribution cuts prices on four dozen DVD titles such as Meat Loaf's "Hit Out of Hell" and Gloria Estefan's "Everlasting Gloria." Sony Music Distribution cuts prices on four dozen DVD titles such as Meat L ...

  36. Gloria Estefan Show Hits Big Screen

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas has been adapted for the big screen and will premiere nationwide Feb. 10. A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace ...

  37. Gloria Estefan Show Hits Big Screen

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas has been adapted for the big screen and will premiere nationwide Feb. 10. A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace ...

  38. Sony Music Distribution Lowers DVD Prices

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution is reducing the price to retail on more than 40 DVD titles. In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution ...

  39. Sony Music Distribution Lowers DVD Prices

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution is reducing the price to retail on more than 40 DVD titles. In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution ...

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