Vene Music

  1. The 40-Year Storm, 'Los Huracanes del Norte'

    August 30, 2012 12:55 PM EDT Los Huracanes del Norte mark anniversary with hits compilation. The year was 1972 and a storm was headed their way on the night when the Garcia brothers recorded their first album as Los Huracanes del Norte (the Hurricanes of the North). Forty yea ...

  2. Venevision Overhauls New Media Initiatives

    February 19, 2009 12:00 AM EST Venevision International has launched a new entertainment portal, Novulu.com , and a series of new media initiatives. Novulu features films, music, mobile and television content for consumers, which can be viewed or purchased from the site, both a ...

  3. 2007's Best Bets: Global Uprising

    January 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST In the Latin music world, international hits come from unexpected places, with slickly produced pop often vying for the top spot in the charts with the most regional of sounds. As the new year kicks off, we queried executives and industry observer ...

  4. Mexican Star Lupillo Rivera To Host Radio Show

    October 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Syndicated offering to begin in November. As initially reported in Billboard magazine (October 7), regional Mexican star Lupillo Rivera has finalized a contract with Radio Network to launch his own syndicated radio show. The two-hour weekly show, ...

  5. Venevision International Names Music VP

    November 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Latin CEO Jorge Pino accepts post. In anticipation of the expansion of its music operation, Venevision International has hired Jorge Pino to the newly created post of music VP. He will be based in Miami. Pino, the former president/CEO o ...

  6. Latin Notas

    July 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dominican star Chichi Peralta, one of merengue's most compelling artists, has signed a recording deal with indie label Vene Music and will release new album, "Más Que Suficiente," in September. Dominican star Chichi Peralta ...

  7. Vene Music Nabs Chichi Peralta

    July 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Merengue artist will release first set in Sept. Dominican star Chichi Peralta, a stand out in the world of merengue, has signed a recording deal with indie label Vene Music, Billboard has learned. Peralta is following in the footsteps of Juan Luis ...

  8. Juan Luis Guerra Inks One-Off Deal

    July 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Vene to release new Christian album. In a one-off deal, bachata star Juan Luis Guerra will release a Christian album on Vene Music on Aug. 31. Guerra remains signed to indie label Karen Records, but the worldwide rights of his new album, "Par ...