1. 50 Latin Stars Gather To Record 'Somos El Mundo'

    February 22, 2010 7:40 AM EST 0 0 0 The atmosphere at Miami's Bongo's restaurant, perched on top of the American Airlines Arena, was almost festive as an endless stream of Latin acts began to file inside. They were there to record "Somos el Mundo," the Spanish-lang ...

  2. Soul To Squeeze

    March 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ahead of the release of the mostly covers "Soul Speak," Michael McDonald accomplished the rare feat of hitting three separate charts with a trio of tracks from the project. Also check out Alan Jackson Ahead of the release of the mostly cov ...

  3. Whats In A Name?

    March 02, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In a world where name recognition is everything, A.B. Quintanilla has flipped conventional wisdom by tinkering with his group's moniker with certain regularity. In a world where name recognition is everything, A.B. Quintanilla has flipped conve ...

  4. Top Acts Sign On For Selena Tribute

    January 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A major concert featuring a wide range of Latin stars will commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Selena Quintanilla's death. A major concert featuring a wide range of Latin stars will commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Selena Quintanilla&# ...

  5. Regional Mexican Tour Slated For February

    January 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Inaugural run to cover 20 cities. The Gira Nueva GeneraciĆ³n (New Generation Tour) 2005, a new tour aimed toward a younger and more diverse regional Mexican audience, will kick off Feb. 25 in Oakland, Calif. The tour, which will feature performance ...

  6. Fuego

    October 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A.B. Quintanilla and his Kumbia Kings have been steadily evolving with every album. A.B. Quintanilla and his Kumbia Kings have been steadily evolving with every album. Its latest, "Fuego," includes the Kings' trademark cumbia, but the ...

  7. OZOMATLI

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "We really had to get something out there for the fans, because we had intended for our new record to come out this year," Ozomatli bassist Wil-Dog Abers says of "Coming Up," the band's new five-song "We really had to g ...

  8. Chayanne, Montenegro Take Billboard Latin Honors

    May 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The old mingled with the new last night (May 8) at the 2003 Billboard Latin Music awards. Veteran Puerto Rican singer Chayanne and rising Mexican star Pilar Montenegro were the big winners, each takin The old mingled with the new last night (May 8) ...

  9. 2003 Tejano Music Awards Winners

    April 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Tejano Music Awards Winners Here are the winners for 2003 Tejano Music Awards: MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR Jay Perez FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR Jennifer Pena MALE ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR A.B. Quintanilla FEMALE ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR Jennifer P ...

  10. Virgin Pops Out Hits Compilation

    March 26, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Virgin Records is set to unveil a new compilation series aimed at teens and tweens, "Got Hits!" The first release in the series, which is in the same vein as the hugely successful "NOW That's What I C Virgin Records is set to unv ...

  11. 4

    March 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Though you wouldn't guess it from the prosaic title, 4 represents a quantum leap in sophistication for A.B. Quintanilla and company. The signature metallic thunk of their cumbias has given way to new Though you wouldn't guess it from the p ...

  12. A.B. Quintanilla Eyes Label Deal, New Album

    May 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A.B. Quintanilla, founder and leader of EMI Latin band A.B. Quintanilla Y Los Kumbia Kings, has inked a deal to form a joint-venture label with the major, to be called King of Bling. Also partnered in A.B. Quintanilla, founder and leader of EMI Lati ...

  13. Juan Gabriel Cleans Up At Billboard Latin Awards

    May 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran Mexican singer/songwriter Juan Gabriel took home four honors at the 13th annual Billboard Latin Music Awards last night (May 9) in Miami, including songwriter of the year, hot Latin track of t Veteran Mexican singer/songwriter Juan Gabriel t ...

  14. Star Presenters Pack Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 30, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Everyone from Celia Cruz and Marco Antonio Solis to Ozomatli and Elvis Crespo will be on hand May 9 in Miami to serve as presenters for the Billboard Latin Music Awards. The star-studded affair will a Everyone from Celia Cruz and Marco Antonio Solis ...

  15. J. Lo Leads ALMA Music Nominees

    April 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With nods in four categories, including outstanding female performer, Jennifer Lopez leads the list of music nominees for the 2002 American Latino Media Arts (ALMA) Awards. Honoring outstanding artist With nods in four categories, including outstand ...

  16. More Performers Added To Billboard Latin Awards

    April 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lupillo Rivera, A.B. Quintanilla y Los Kumbia Kings, Jaci Velasquez, Los Tri-O, Victor Manuelle, Alejandra Guzman, and Alexandre Pires have been added to the list of performers for this year's Billboa Lupillo Rivera, A.B. Quintanilla y Los Kumb ...

  17. Rubio Wins Big At Los Premios

    October 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mexican singer Paulina Rubio -- who made a spectacular comeback from a languishing career with her 2000 release, "Paulina" -- was the big winner at the third annual El Premio de la Gente Ritmo Latino Mexican singer Paulina Rubio -- who mad ...

  18. Azul Azul, Rubio, Gabriel Lead Ritmo Latino Noms

    August 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Azul Azul, Paulina Rubio, and Juan Gabriel top the nominees for the third annual El Premio de la Gente Ritmo Latino Music Awards, to be presented Oct. 18 at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium, Billboard B Azul Azul, Paulina Rubio, and Juan Gabriel ...

  19. Quintanilla Says 'Shhh'

    February 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla & the Kumbia Kings to the pull of his famous, and late, sister Selena. At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla ...

  20. Quintanilla Says 'Shhh'

    February 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla & the Kumbia Kings to the pull of his famous, and late, sister Selena. At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla ...