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  1. Jenni Rivera To Host Radio On Entravision

    September 26, 2011 7:45 AM EDT Jenni Rivera renewed her recording contract with UMLE/Fonovisa. She has a reality TV series on bilingual channel mun2. And now, she has her own radio show. "Contacto Directo con Jenni Rivera" will begin airing October on radio properties ...

  2. Sony Music Mexico Releases Double-Album To Benefit Japan Quake Victims

    April 05, 2011 3:05 PM EDT Sony Music Mexico has released a double-CD featuring tracks by nearly 40 artists to benefit victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami. "Voces por Japón" was released March 29, with all proceeds to be donated to the Mexican Red Cross, w ...

  3. 'Thalia En Primera Fila' Deluxe Edition To Be Released Sept. 28

    August 10, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Sony Music Latin is planning to release a deluxe edition of "Thalia En Primera Fila," the live recording by the Mexican pop star, on Sept. 28. The deluxe CD/DVD edition, the label's only deluxe release between now and the end of the ...

  4. Latin Briefs: Univision, Gracenote, Thalia and More

    April 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT - Univision and Gracenote have teamed up on a searchable lyrics database on Univision.com. The site is accessible from Univision.com's music page and provides both English- and Spanish-language lyrics from the four major publishers as well as ...

  5. Aventura Wins Big At Premio Lo Nuestro

    February 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST As expected, Aventura was the big winner of the 2010 Premio Lo Nuestro, taking home five awards, including the newly minted "Entertainer of the Year" award. Other big winners included Luis Fonsi, who won in the male artist of the year aw ...

  6. Update: Andrea Bocelli Tops Latin Albums Chart With 'Mi Navidad'

    December 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST Following a reprocessing of Nielsen SoundScan sales data for the week ending Dec. 9, Andrea Bocelli is now at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Latin Albums chart with "Mi Navidad" (Sugar/Siente/Universal Music Latino) selling just under 7,0 ...

  7. President Obama To Host 'Fiesta Latina' At White House

    October 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT President Barack Obama and Mrs. Obama will host a special Latin music evening at the White House to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. "In Performance at the White House: Fiesta Latina," will be taped live by Washington D.C. television s ...

  8. Live Thalia Record Set For Sony Release

    July 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT After parting ways with longtime label EMI Latin, Mexican singer Thalia will record "Primera Fila," a live CD/DVD to be released on Sony Latin. The "Primera Fila" concept was launched last year with a live CD/DVD by ranchera ic ...

  9. Sony/ATV In Deal For Estéfano Works

    November 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Sony/ATV Music Publishing has purchased the catalog of Colombian singer/songwriter/producer Estéfano, Billboard.biz has learned. The purchase, negotiated by Jorge Mejia, Sony/ATV's VP for Latin America and US Latin and Martin Bandier, chairma ...

  10. Jury Acquits Handyman In Estefano Shooting

    August 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A Miami jury acquitted the handyman accused of attempting to kill Latin singer/songwriter Estéfano. Francisco Oliveira Jr., a Brazilian employee of Estéfano’s, was found not guilty by a six-person jury in Miami Aug. 27. Estéfano, one of Latin musi ...

  11. Thalia Tapped For Mobile Campaign

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT AT&T is featuring pop star Thalia in a TV commercial directed by producer Emilio Estefan. The ad, which airs nationally on Spanish-language networks and cable, is part of the carrier's "Best Coverage" campaign. It features Thali ...

  12. Timbiriche Celebrates Anniversary With 12-City U.S. Tour

    February 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Timbiriche's 25th anniversary tour is heading to the United States for a 12-city run, beginning March 5 at Club Rio in San Antonio. The reunited '80s teen act, whose rotating roster once included Thalia and Paulina Rubio, celebrated its ...

  13. Estéfano Sues Gil For Fraud

    November 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST Songwriter/producer Estéfano, who has penned some of Latin music's biggest hits of the past decade, has sued his longtime business manager, José Luis Gil, alleging fraud, constructive fraud, unjust enrichment and breach of fiduciary duty, amo ...

  14. Latin Producer Estefano Shot In Miami

    May 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter/producer Estéfano is in critical state at Miami's Jackson Memorial Hospital after being shot multiple times at his Miami home Friday night. Estéfano, one of Latin music's most successful and prolific composers, recently ...

  15. Thalia Links With ABC Radio For Show

    March 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST Mexican pop singer Thalia and ABC Radio have teamed up to produce a syndicated radio show. The two-hour weekly program, "Conexion Thalia," will focus on Latino culture and lifestyle fashion and celebrities. A formal announcement and deta ...

  16. TVT Music Pub Signs Morales

    January 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Has worked with Jessica Simpson, Ricky Martin, Thalia. TVT Music Publishing has signed songwriter/producer Steve Morales, who has worked with artists including Jessica Simpson, Ricky Martin, Thalia and Keke Wyatt. "It's clear to me that ...

  17. Universal Latino Signs Deal With Ladisco Music

    December 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Joint venture to include label, video prod, mgmt. Miami-based label Universal Music Latino has signed a joint venture deal with Los Angeles-based Ladisco Music & Entertainment (LDME). The new alliance will include a label, video production, ma ...

  18. EMI, Televisa Join Forces

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Televisa EMI Music will launch in September. As first reported in the July 23 issue of Billboard, EMI has formed a music venture with Spanish-language media company Grupo Televisa. Starting Sept. 1, Televisa will join forces with EMI labels in Mex ...

  19. Valenzuela Bros. Ink Deal With Peermusic

    April 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Worldwide pact covers catalog, future works. The songwriting/production team of twin brothers Omar & Adolfo Valenzuela and their publishing company, Twiins House of Music, have signed a worldwide joint-venture deal with peermusic. Under the de ...

  20. Thalía Puts Name On New Magazine

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Latin pop star Thalía, who already has made her mark in the music, fashion and television industries, now can add magazine publishing to her resume. Latin pop star Thalía, who already has made her mark in the music, fashion and television ...

  21. Sweet Marketing Deal For Thalía, Hershey

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hershey Foods Corporation has struck a multi-year sponsorship pact with Mexican singer Thalía. The partnership is designed to bolster Hershey's presence in the Hispanic marketplace. Hershey Foods Corporation has struck a multi-year s ...

  22. Thalia Staging First U.S. Headlining Tour

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Latin star Thalia will be headed out on her first U.S. headlining tour in May, Billboard.biz has learned. Vivelo!, the joint venture between Clear Channel Entertainment and Televisa, will promote all Latin star Thalia will be headed out on her fir ...

  23. Estéfano Tops BMI Latin Honors

    March 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST For the third consecutive year, Colombian songwriter/producer Estéfano was named BMI's songwriter of the year at the rights body's Latin Awards, presented today (March 16) in San Juan, Puerto Ric For the third consecutive year, ...

  24. Cruz Leads Finalists For Billboard Latin Awards

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST Celia Cruz tops the finalists for the Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be presented April 29 at the Miami Arena in Miami. The late "Queen of Salsa" is up for seven honors, including top Latin albums a Celia Cruz tops the finalists for th ...