Luis Miguel

  1. Cirque du Soleil Michael Jackson Tour Tops Hot Tours

    April 26, 2013 6:03 PM EDT Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour soars to No. 1 on the weekly Hot Tours tally with ticket sales revenue reported from arenas in eight European cities. Combined grosses from 31 performances of the Cirque du Soleil touring production totale ...

  2. Juan Carlos Calderon, Renowned Spanish Composer, Dead at 74

    November 28, 2012 2:09 PM EST A pioneer of Spanish-language pop in the 1970s. Composer, producer, arranger and musician Juan Carlos Calderón died Monday (Nov. 26) in a Madrid hospital. The cause was cardiac arrest, according to Europa Press Calderón work with artists including ...

  3. Backbeat: Mickael Carreira Hits Miami Studio With Rudy Perez For Spanish Language Album

    November 02, 2012 10:16 AM EDT Mickael Carreria (left) with producer Rudy Perez in Perez's Miami Beach studio. (Photo: Leila Cobo) Portuguese pop star Mickael Carreira turned to two Latin producers- Rudy Pérez (Cristina Aguilera, Natalie Cole, Luis Fonsi) and Julio Reyes C ...

  4. Leslie Grace Becomes Youngest Woman To Top Latin Airplay Chart

    October 16, 2012 1:31 PM EDT At 17 years and nine months old, Leslie Grace makes Billboard chart history as the youngest female singer to notch a Latin radio No. 1, as "Will U Still Love Me Tomorrow" zooms 7-1 on Latin Airplay. Grace's debut hit bounds by 57% t ...

  5. En Breve

    August 30, 2012 12:55 PM EDT Luis Miguel, Latin Music Video Network Debuts, and Lokixximo Luis Miguel tops Texas Fest Pop singer Luis Miguel will headline the People en Español Festival Sept. 1-2 in San Antonio. The Warner Music artist, who rarely performs at festivals, will ...

  6. Mariachi Goes Majestic: A Latin Symphony Orchestra

    July 26, 2012 5:40 PM EDT Mariachi veteran Jose Hernandez has performed with some of the biggest names in music. Last year, for example, he and Lady Gaga belted out a heartfelt mariachi version of "Born This Way" in a little downtown L.A. nightclub where the pop ...

  7. Billboard Power 100: Peter Grosslight

    January 27, 2012 10:00 AM EST No. 32 Peter Grosslight Executive VP/Worldwide Head of Music William Morris Endeavor The Calm In The Storm... In a world where some view being a jerk as a career strategy, Peter Grosslight remains a dignified, understated power player. He runs one ...

  8. Gloria Estefan First Woman To Debut Atop Hot Latin Songs Chart

    January 03, 2012 4:31 PM EST Gloria Estefan becomes the first woman in the 25-year history of Billboard's Hot Latin Songs chart to debut at No. 1, as "Hotel Nacional" launches at the summit. The second single from Estefan's first album in four years, " ...

  9. On The Latin Charts: Enrique Iglesias, Luis Miguel, Don Omar and more

    October 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT As the market prepares for an avalanche of big-name Latin releases, this week’s Top Latin Albums chart remained stable, with Enrique Iglesias, Luis Miguel and Prince Royce encoring last week’s positions at No. 1 (“Euphoria” on Universal), No. 2 (“ ...

  10. Luis Miguel Tops Latin Albums

    September 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Mexican crooner Luis Miguel debuted at No. 1 on Top Latin Albums with his new self-titled album, backed by a series of performances in Las Vegas commemorating the Mexican Bicentennial. "Luis Miguel" (Warner Music Latina) moved close to 9 ...

  11. Luis Miguel Signs Global Touring Deal With Live Nation

    February 10, 2010 12:00 AM EST Sources confirm that Luis Miguel's exclusive global touring deal with Live Nation Entertainment - the first that the company has reached with a Latin artist, not including Shakira's multi-rights deal - will cover at least 100 concerts be ...

  12. Juanes, Luis Miguel, Luis Fonsi Up For Grammys

    December 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Fresh off his Latin Grammy sweep, Juanes was nominated for best Latin Pop album at this year's Grammys along with Luis Miguel, Jorge Drexler, Luis Fonsi and Tommy Torres. The nominations spanned both traditional and contemporary sounds within ...

  13. Luis Miguel On-sales Set For This Week

    June 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tickets go on sale this week for several dates of Luis Miguel's "Complices" tour, which will take the Mexican crooner to such venues as Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre and Las Vegas' Caesars Palace. On sale this Friday are Migu ...

  14. Miguel Makes Chart History With 'Complices'

    May 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mexican crooner Luis Miguel has notched his eighth No. 1 on the Billboard Top Latin Albums chart with "Cómplices" (Warner Music Latina), giving him the crown for most No. 1's in the history of that chart. He was previously tied for ...

  15. Neil Diamond Shines With First No. 1 Album

    May 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Neil Diamond nabs the first No. 1 of his career as "Home Before Dark" bows atop the Billboard 200. The set's 146,000 start is his best debut sales week since Nielsen SoundScan began tracking data in 1991. Last week's chart-topp ...

  16. Miguel Lends Image To ATT

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mexican crooner Luis Miguel is the face of a new ATT campaign, timed with Mother's Day on May 11. Beginning April 18, through May 11, television stations in the U.S. will air an ATT ad that features snippets from Luis Miguel's new video, ...

  17. Iglesias Tops Chart With '95/08'

    April 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Enrique Iglesias' "95/08" debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Latin Albums chart this week, with over 22,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen Soundscan. "95/08," which is Iglesias' first ever all-hits album in S ...

  18. Madonna Tops Finalists For Billboard Touring Awards

    October 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Madonna leads the field for the 2006 Billboard Touring Awards with mentions in four categories, including top tour and top draw, respectively award the top-grossing and top ticket-selling tour. The ot Madonna leads the field for the 2006 Billboard ...

  19. On The Road

    May 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Luis Miguel's 30-show engagement is believed to be the biggest gross in the history of Mexico and one of the top global indoor grosses of all time. Read Ray Waddell's column. Luis Miguel's 30-show engagement is believed to be the bi ...

  20. Luis Miguel Breaks Records In Mexico

    April 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Set biggest gross in history of Mexico. Luis Miguel’s 30-show engagement at Auditorio Nacional Jan. 18-Feb. 27 grossed $19.3 million and drew 267,528 fans, believed to be the biggest gross in the history of Mexico and certainly one of the top indo ...

  21. Luis Miguel To Release Greatest Hits

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Will be the first in his long career. Pop crooner Luís Miguel will, for the first time, release a greatest hits collection that encompasses his more than two-decades long career. "Grandes Extios," due out Nov. 22 on Warner Music Latina, ...

  22. Azoff, Asensi Form Latin Management Firm

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artist managers Irving Azoff and Alejandro Asensi have teamed to create a firm for Latin acts. MIAMI -- Veteran artist managers Irving Azoff and Alejandro Asensi have teamed to create a firm for Latin acts. AA Music Management, based in Lo ...

  23. Azoff, Asensi Form Latin Management Firm

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Luis Miguel first artist signed to new company. Luis Miguel first artist signed to new company. News Luis Miguel ...

  24. Azoff, Asensi Form Latin Management Firm

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artist managers Irving Azoff and Alejandro Asensi have teamed to create a firm for Latin acts. Veteran artist managers Irving Azoff and Alejandro Asensi have teamed to create a firm for Latin acts. AA Music Management, based in Los Angeles ...

  25. Azoff, Asensi Form Latin Management Firm

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artist managers Irving Azoff and Alejandro Asensi have teamed to create a firm for Latin acts. Veteran artist managers Irving Azoff and Alejandro Asensi have teamed to create a firm for Latin acts. AA Music Management, based in Los Angeles ...

  26. Miguel Still Adding Dates

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mexican superstar Luis Miguel will launch the second leg of his world tour today. Mexican superstar Luis Miguel will launch the second leg of his world tour today with the first of a series of 21 concerts at Mexico City's Auditorio Nacional. ...