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  1. Alejandro Sanz Wins 3 Premios Ondas

    November 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Singer Alejandro Sanz swept Spain's 57th Premios Ondas awards by winning three of the five music prizes that form part of 23 awards for national, international and Latin American radio and TV shows and personalities. The Grupo Prisa media hol ...

  2. Alejandro Sanz Up For 5 Premios 40 Principales

    October 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Alejandro Sanz and pop group Maldita Nerea have won five nominations each of the Premios 40 Principales awards run by Spanish media giant's Grupo Prisa's international radio arm, Union Radio. The prizes cover eight Latin American countri ...

  3. European Acts Dominate Premios Dial Latin Gala

    February 15, 2010 12:00 AM EST More artists performed live at the Premios Cadena Dial Latin music gala award ceremony than ever before this year - but only two of them were from Latin America. Despite this, the Spanish language gala was broadcast live or delayed on 1,090 radio ...

  4. Eros Ramazzoti, Alejandro Sanz Among Dial Winners

    January 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST Italy's Eros Ramazzoti and global Spanish singing stars Alejandro Sanz and David Bisbal have been named as among the winners at this year's Premios Cadena Dial awards – acknowledged as Europe's biggest Spanish-language-only award ce ...

  5. Paulina Rubio To Perform At Premios 40 Principales

    December 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST Mexican singer Paulina Rubio zipped into Madrid to receive platinum and gold discs today (Dec. 10) for her latest album and single, and to perform tomorrow at the Premios 40 Principales '09 awards gala in front of 15,000 fans in the Spanish c ...

  6. Los 40 Principales Aiming For Growth In Latin America

    November 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST Spain's Top 40 radio network Los 40 Principales already controls more than 600 stations in eight Latin American countries, but aims to lead the format in all Spanish-speaking countries in the region, plus the Latin market in the United States ...

  7. PRISA Takes Stake In V-me

    October 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Spanish language media giant PRISA (Promotora de Informaciones, S.A.), has purchased a 12% stake of V-me media, the U.S. based company that owns Spanish-language network V-me. PRISA is a leading multi-media company with operations in 22 countries. ...

  8. Los 40 Principales, Coronita Back Beach Campaign

    June 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Spain's most popular national music radio network, Top 40-format Los 40 Principales, has teamed up with Mexican beer brand Coronita in an effort to clean up one European beach a year. And Los 40's 4 million daily listeners, according to ...

  9. Rolling Stone Mexico To Close

    May 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Rolling Stone's Mexico edition is shuttering, according to an official communique on its Web site. The Spanish-language monthly franchise says it's closing after seven years as a result of parent company Grupo Prisa's decision to cl ...

  10. New Ownership, Format For Cultura Urbana Fest

    May 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Cultura Urbana, Spain's leading hip-hop and urban music festival, returns on May 16 to a new 16,000-capacity site in Madrid with an international line-up and a one-day 18-hour format. Control of the event has moved from indie label Boa Music ...

  11. Fonsi Honored At Premios Dial Gala

    March 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Puerto Rican star Luis Fonsi performed at the 13th Premios Dial music award gala in Tenerife ahead of the five-date Spanish leg of his current world tour. Fonsi was one of 13 Spanish and Latin artists to receive a Dial award for their contribution ...

  12. Calamaro Named Best Latin Artist At Premios Ondas

    November 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Argentine singer and composer Andrés Calamaro took the best Latin artist award at the 55th Premios Ondas ceremony at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house, a week after winning the Latin Grammy prize for best vocal rock album, "L ...

  13. Julieta Venegas, Mana Nominated For Premios 40 Principales

    October 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mexican singer Julieta Venegas and pop-rock group Mana each have three nods for the international section of Spanish radio group Union Radio's Premios 40 Principales. Winners in the 19 categories are voted by the public in Spain and eight Lat ...

  14. Latin Stars Light Up Premios Cadena Gala

    February 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST Six-time 2007 Latin Grammy winner Juan Luis Guerra headlined Europe's biggest Latin music gala, the 13th Premios Cadena Dial ceremony, in Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Spanish Canary Islands, off West Africa on Tuesday. It was Guerra's f ...

  15. Grupo Prisa Music Division Acquires RLM

    February 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST The music arm of Spain’s biggest media holding, Grupo Prisa, has acquired 70% of the country’s most important management and booking agency, Madrid-based Rosa Lagarrigue Management (RLM). The move is sure to have important repercussions on live La ...

  16. Stars Come Out For Premios Cadena Dial Awards

    February 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Six-time 2007 Latin Grammy winner Juan Luis Guerra will headline the Feb. 26 Premios Cadena Dial 2007 ceremony in the Canary Island city of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. It will be the Dominican Republic-born merengue singer's first Spanish concert ...

  17. Bosé On The Double At Premios Ondas Awards

    December 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Miguel Bosé picked up two awards at the 54th Premios Ondas gala in Barcelona on Dec. 4. Bosé took trophies for best Spanish artist and best album for "Papito" (Warner Music) - his biggest selling album over a 30-year career, with more th ...

  18. Premios Principales Awards Reveals Nods

    October 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mexico-based Spanish band La 5ª Estación and pop singer Melendi head the nominations for the Premios Principales international music awards, organized by Spanish radio group Cadena SER's Top 40 national network, Los 40 Principales. The Premio ...

  19. Grupo Prisa Founder Dies

    July 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Jesús de Polanco, the chairman and founder of Spanish media conglomerate Grupo Prisa, died July 21 in his home in Madrid. He was 77 years old. De Polanco's media trajectory began in 1958, when he founded schoolbook publishing company Santilla ...

  20. El Canto Del Loco Wins Three At Premios Awards

    December 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST El Canto del Loco, David Bisbal and Shakira were the main winners at the Premios Principales award ceremony, held at the Palacio de Deportes in Madrid on Saturday (Dec. 16). Pop/rock group El Canto del Loco won three of the 10 awards: best nationa ...

  21. La Oreja Lead Spain's Los 40 Awards

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Spain's most popular national Top 40 radio network, Los 40 Principales, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year with its first Los Premios Principales gala on Dec. 16. It will be Spain's only aw Spain's most popular national T ...

  22. AOL Music Names Editor-In-Chief

    March 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Most recently editor for RollingStone.com. Most recently editor for RollingStone.com. News ...

  23. Aussie Rolling Stone Publisher Gardiner Dies

    June 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Paul Gardiner, editor and publisher of the Australian edition of Rolling Stone from 1974-1987, died in Sydney last Friday (June 29). He was 59. The cause of death was not immediately known. Paul Gardiner, editor and publisher of the Australian edi ...

  24. Universal Acquires Spanish Indie MuXXIc

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Spain today (April 14) acquired indie label MuXXIc for an undisclosed sum. MuXXIx is the recorded music division of Spanish conglomerate Gran Vía Musical (GVM), which belongs to t Universal Music Spain today (April 14) acq ...

  25. Wenner Set For Rock Hall

    January 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST Rolling Stone founder is inductee. Rolling Stone founder is inductee. News ...