Lila Downs

  1. White House Postpones ‘Musica Latina’ Concert After Navy Yard Massacre

    September 16, 2013 11:51 PM EDT The White House decided late Monday to postpone the taping of a program celebrating Latin music, citing a morning shooting at the Washington Navy Yard that left at least 12 people dead. "In light of today's tragic events at the Washing ...

  2. Jesse & Joy Win Big at Latin Grammys

    November 16, 2012 12:18 AM EST LAS VEGAS--Mexican pop/rock duo Jesse & Joy ran with the night as four-time winners at the Latin Grammys, taking home trophies for best record, song and contemporary pop vocal album. "Thanks to the best fans in the world," said Jessi ...

  3. Morning Fix: Apple's Music Strategy; Samsung's Profits Surge; Aguilera, Reid, Lovato Light Up Billboard Conference

    October 26, 2012 8:25 AM EDT Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's free music-business newsletters APPLE RADIO SERVICE RUMORS CRUSH PANDORA STOCK: Press reports claiming Apple is on track to go live with its streaming radio service in 2013 sent Pandora's stock sinki ...

  4. SXSW En Espanol: Billboard Latin Showcase To Feature La Vida Boheme, Jotdog, Muchachito Bombo Inferno

    March 02, 2012 12:13 PM EST The line up of international acts performing at the Billboard Latin showcase March 14 at SXSW exemplifies the style-shifting nature of current Latin music. Grammy-nominated art punk rockers La Vida Boheme will be joined by Mexican electro-pop duo ...

  5. Sony Music Mexico Signs Singer/Songwriter Lila Downs

    August 26, 2011 5:30 PM EDT Lila Downs, signed to Sony Music Mexico. (Photo: LilaDowns.com) Singer/songwriter Lila Downs has signed a recording contract with Sony Music México, according to a spokesperson with her label. The songstress, formerly on Blue Note, is tentatively ...

  6. Latin Notas

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Such Latin acts as Akwid and Lila Downs debut on the Top Latin Albums chart with little or no radio support. Read Leila Cobo's column. Such Latin acts as Akwid and Lila Downs debut on the Top Latin Albums chart with little or no radio support ...