Julieta Venegas

  1. Mexican Doc 'Hecho en Mexico' to Feature Music By Cafe Tacvba, Alejandro Fernandez, Others

    November 07, 2012 4:15 PM EST "Hecho en México," a documentary that explores the soul, psyche and the current socio-economic state of Mexico with the music of diverse Mexican artists, interviews and intimate footage of the country's lesser-known landscapes, will ...

  2. Backbeat: Fernanda Ulibarri Performs At Bedrock Studios Release Party

    December 13, 2011 2:00 PM EST Singer/songwriter Fernanda Ulibarri, center, takes time to hang with the band at her CD release party at Pins & Needles inside Bedrock Studios music complex in Los Angeles. Also pictured (L-R), Edi Kistler, bass (from Los Liquits); Elizabeth D ...

  3. SGAE-backed Latin America Tour Set To Launch

    November 15, 2010 12:00 AM EST Spanish collecting society SGAE's promotion arm Fundación Autor tomorrow (Nov. 16) kicks off its 11th annual Rock en Ñ tour of Spanish and Latin acts in Latin America. The tour takes in seven concerts on Colombia, Argentina and Mexico until D ...

  4. Carpenters Lead Guitarist Tony Peluso Dies

    June 11, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Tony Peluso, the lead guitarist with the Carpenters for 12 years and a successful Motown and Latin music producer, died June 5 of heart disease in Los Angeles. He was 60. Peluso got his start as musical director for Bobby Sherman, played guitar fo ...

  5. Jack Daniel's Seeks New Latin Talent

    January 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST Jack Daniel's Studio No. 7 Latin Music Series has launched a "Battle of the Bands" competition where the winner gets to open a Los Angeles concert by Mexican artist Julieta Venegas. Although Jack Daniel's has hosted a U.S.-base ...

  6. Latin Briefs: Julieta Venegas, Jack Daniels, Paulina Rubio

    December 03, 2009 12:00 AM EST -- Mexican singer/songwriter Julieta Venegas has partnered with Jack Daniel's for its "Studio No. 7 Latino" music series, coinciding with the release of her new album this spring. Venegas will perform seven private shows in seven U. ...

  7. Rock En N Tour Heads To U.S., Colombia, Argentina

    October 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The 10th Rock en Ñ tour organised by Spanish collecting society SGAE and its promo division Fundación Autor this year takes in the United States, Colombia and Argentina between Oct. 11 and Nov. 13. Top-selling pop-rock band Amaral, alternative gro ...

  8. Universal Preps Kiddie Covers Of Trevi, K-Paz, Flex

    March 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Mexico will release the second volume of its Nickelodeon-branded Minihits compilation on April 14, to coincide with Mexico's Children's Day, or Día Del Niño. Similar to the U.S. “Kidz Bop” series, the album is a collectio ...

  9. Finalists Announced For Billboard Latin Music Awards

    February 17, 2009 12:00 AM EST A varied list of artists, from veteran to newcomers, dominates the finalists for the 11th annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, taking place April 23 in Miami. Icons Vicente Fernandez, Marco Antonio Solis and Mana, along with pop star Enrique Igles ...

  10. Amnesty Track To Commemorate Rights Decree

    November 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Indie Nacional Reords has paired up with Amnesty International and world music network LinkTV to record a track and video commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. "Price of Silence" will be release ...

  11. Juanes, Kany Garcia Lead 2008 Latin Grammys

    November 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST Commercial success stories triumphed over critical darlings at Thursday's Latin Grammys, with Juanes, Julieta Venegas, Wisin & Yandel, Flex and Kany Garcia emerging victorious during 9th annual awards in Houston. Colombian rock star Juane ...

  12. George, Wisin & Yandel Win Early Latin Grammys

    November 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST Tropical producer Sergio George and and reggaeton hitmakers Wisin & Yandel were early winners tonight (Nov. 13) at the 9th annual Latin Grammy awards, presented at Houston's Toyota Center. On the strength of his work on Marc Anthony' ...

  13. Venegas Launches Multi-Artist Latin America Tour

    October 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The ninth "Rock en Ñ" Spanish-language tour of Latin American countries starts today (Oct. 30) with a concert by Mexican singer Julieta Venegas in the Venezuelan capital, Caracas. This year's annual tour to promote "rock en esp ...

  14. Juanes, Tokio Hotel Big Winners At MTV Latin Awards

    October 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT With four nods each, Juanes and Tokio Hotel were the big winners at the Los Premios MTV Latin America 2008 awards, which took place Oct. 16 in Guadalajara, Mexico. The seventh annual awards ceremony, which aired live from the Telmex Auditorium, ce ...

  15. Diana Ross To Headline Nobel Peace Prize Concert

    October 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Diana Ross will headline artists performing at the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in honor of the 2008 laureate, Finnish peace mediator Martti Ahtisaari, organizers said. The show's hosts, generally Hollywood superstars, are to be announced next w ...

  16. Santaolalla To Be Honored As BMI Icon

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Argentine composer and producer Gustavo Santaolalla, whose scores for "Brokeback Mountain" and "Babel" won him Oscar Awards, will be honored as the BMI Icon during BMI's 15th annual Latin Awards Ceremony. Santaolalla will ...

  17. Venegas To Unplug

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Singer-songwriter Julieta Venegas will be MTV Latin America's next artist to record an "Unplugged" TV special and CD/DVD. Venegas' concert, to be taped in March in Mexico City, will air in June of this year on MTV Latin America ...

  18. Belinda Leads Premios MTV Latin America Nods

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With five nominations including best pop artist, best solo artist and artist of the year, Mexican pop star Belinda leads the list of nominees announced today for this year's Premios MTV Latin America . Spain's Alejandro Sanz and Argentin ...

  19. Panda Wins Big At MTV Latin Video Awards

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Colombian diva Shakira donned a flowing red and black dress for a mariachi trumpet-backed performance that got thousands of fans on their feet to open the MTV Video Music Awards Latin America, Thursda Colombian diva Shakira donned a flowing red an ...

  20. Molotov To Host Los Premios MTV

    September 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event slated for Oct. 19 in Mexico City. Mexican rock band Molotov and "Nacho Libre" actress Ana de la Reguera will host Los Premios MTV Latinoamerica Oct. 19. Robbie Williams, Mexican electronic act Belanova, Nelly Furtado, Evanescence ...

  21. Los Premios MTV Latinoamerica Nominees Announced

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Winners will be chosen via MTVla.com Julieta Venegas leads the pack at this year's Los Premios MTV Latinoamerica with six nominations, including artist of the year and video of the year. Following the singer-songwriter are rock group Mana and ...

  22. Sony BMG Mexico Reveals Management Changes

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Names managing director, senior VP. Sony BMG has revealed management changes in its Mexican operation. Miguel Trujillo, who was most recently running the label's West Coast operation, has been appointed managing director in Mexico. Trujillo, ...

  23. De Lucia, Bebe Top Winners At Spanish Music Awards

    April 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Artists took home four awards each. Veteran flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia and newcomer Bebe each took four of the potential 29 awards at Spain's Premios de la Musica today (April 22) in Madrid. Bebe was the frontrunner with nine nomination ...

  24. Venegas Takes Top Trophies At Premios Oye!

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Julieta Venegas continued her winning streak of music awards, taking top honors at Mexico's third annual Premios Oye! awards on Nov. 13. Julieta Venegas continued her winning streak of music awards, taking top honors at Mexico's third an ...

  25. Venegas Tops MTV Latin Awards

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mexican singer/songwriter Julieta Venegas, who went from being an alternative niche artist to a major commercial success thanks to her 2003 album "Sí" (BMG), was the top winner at the third annua Mexican singer/songwriter Juliet ...

  26. Sony BMG Names Mexico Chief

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Roberto López has been appointed managing director, Sony BMG Mexico and Central America. Roberto López has been appointed managing director, Sony BMG Mexico and Central America. López -- who reports to Kevin Lawrie, president of Sony BMG ...

  27. Sanz, Syntek Among Top Oye! Nominees

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With four nominations each, Alejandro Sanz, Aleks Syntek, Julieta Venegas and Belinda are the top nominees for Mexico's annual Premios Oye! Awards. Set to take place Nov. 13 at Mexico City's Auditori With four nominations each, Alejandro ...

  28. Paulina Rubio To Host MTV Latin Awards

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mexican pop diva Paulina Rubio will host the third annual MTV Video Music Awards Latin America, set for Oct. 21 at the Jackie Gleason Theatre in Miami Beach. Mexican pop diva Paulina Rubio will host the third annual MTV Video Music Awards Latin Am ...

  29. Café Tacuba, Venegas Lead MTV Latin VMA Noms

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ceremony to be held Oct. 21. Latin Grammy-winning artists Julieta Venegas and Café Tacuba are the top nominees for this year's MTV Video Music Awards Latin America (VMALA) ceremony. The Mexican acts received five nominations each, including v ...

  30. EMI To Issue Latin Grammy CD

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT -track album due Aug. 24. EMI Music's Latin America division will release this year's Latin Grammy Nominees CD. The 19-track compilation is due Aug. 24 in Spain, Colombia, Chile, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela and the United Stat ...

  31. Torres To Go 'Unplugged' For MTV Latin America

    February 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Argentine singer Diego Torres will be the featured artist of MTV Latin America's 18th "Unplugged" production, Billboard.biz has learned. Argentine singer Diego Torres will be the featured artist of MTV Latin America's 18th &quo ...