South America

  1. Spotify Staffing Up For Launches in Asia, Latin America

    April 03, 2013 4:15 PM EDT Spotify has yet to launch in an Asia or Latin America market but is hiring the staff required to operate in two markets in each regions. The company currently has job openings posted at its website for numerous positions in Hong Kong, Singapore, ...

  2. MySpace Latino Grows 'Colombianos'

    June 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT MySpace Latino has launched a new community, "Colombianos," geared to Colombian-Americans and Colombians living in the United States. The site is teased on MySpace Latino's home page and currently features video of an acoustic perfo ...

  3. Stars To Join Juanes For Peace Concert

    March 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Juan Luis Guerra, Miguel Bose, Ricardo Montaner, Carlos Vives, Juan Fernando Velasco and Alejandro Sanz are scheduled to join Juanes to perform a free concert on the Colombia-Venezuela border, in support of a peaceful resolution to tensions that h ...

  4. Colombian Composing Legend Barros Dies

    May 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Colombian composer Jose Benito Barros, who gained worldwide renown for works like “La Piragua,” “El Pescador” and “Navidad Negra,” died May 12 in the coastal city of Santa Marta, Colombia. Barros was 95 years old. Born in the small town of El Banc ...

  5. Juanes Adds Voice To Land Mine Campaign

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Colombian rock star Juanes became the first musician to perform in the debating chamber of the European Parliament in Brussels when he staged a concert Wednesday (April 19) as part of his campaign aga Colombian rock star Juanes became the first mu ...

  6. Juanes Adds Voice To Land Mine Campaign

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Colombian rock star Juanes became the first musician to perform in the debating chamber of the European Parliament in Brussels when he staged a concert Wednesday (April 19) as part of his campaign aga Colombian rock star Juanes became the first mu ...

  7. Juanes To Host Benefit For Young Mine Victims

    March 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Concert to take place May 24 in Los Angeles. Colombian rocker Juanes will host a benefit concert to raise money for children who are victims of antipersonnel mines in Colombia. The "Colombia Sin Minas" (Colombia Without Mines) concert is ...