1. Bosé, Sanz Take Top Oye! Awards

    August 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Two Spaniards, Miguel Bosé and Alejandro Sanz, were the winners of the album of the year and song of the year categories, respectively, for Premios Oye!, Mexico’s recording industry awards. At the Oye! ceremony, which took place Aug. 23 in Veracru ...

  2. Sanz Restarts Tour

    July 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After a two-month hiatus, Spanish singer songwriter Alejandro Sanz resumes his "El Tren de los Momentos" tour Aug. 4. Sanz suspended his tour last May, under orders from doctors to take an "absolute rest." Sanz rescheduled most ...

  3. Alejandro Sanz Postpones Summer Tour

    May 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sanz' spokesperson said the tour was being postponed under orders from doctors in Spain that the singer, who has been touring in Latin America, take "absolute rest" before embarking on the U.S. leg of Alejandro Sanz' El Tren de l ...

  4. Sanz U.S. Trek Postponed

    May 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Alejandro Sanz' "El Tren de los Momentos" U.S. tour has been postponed until November, a spokeswoman for Sanz tells Billboard.biz. The first U.S. leg had been scheduled to begin at Las Vegas' Palms Casino June 6, with 15 states ...

  5. This Day in Music

    May 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Country superstar Faith Hill's new single "Mississippi Girl," becomes available as a free, timed-out download beginning via radio station Web sites across the country. 2005 - Country superstar Faith Hill's new single " ...

  6. This Day in Music

    April 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - International pop music stars Shakira, Alejandro Sanz and Juanes are the top winners at the Billboard Latin Music Awards. Shakira leads the night with five trophies, including wins for Latin po 2006 - International pop music stars Shakira, Al ...

  7. This Day in Music

    March 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Singer Pio Leiva, a Cuban music legend of the 20th century who formed part of the Grammy-winning "Buena Vista Social Club," dies in Havana of a heart attack. The 88-year-old had suffered a brai 2006 - Singer Pio Leiva, a Cuban music ...

  8. Mims Remains 'Hot' At No. 1, Akon Stays Close

    March 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Mims' "This Is Why I'm Hot" begins a second week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, a week after rocketing 32-1 on the chart. The song also inches up 4-3 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, which is Rapper Mims' "This ...

  9. Sanz Tour Hits US In June

    March 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Spanish pop star Alejandro Sanz's "El Tren de los Momentos Tour 2007" will kick off its US leg June 6 at Las Vegas' Palms Casino. Dates continue in 15 cities, including stops at LA's Gibson Amphitheatre, Miami's Ameri ...

  10. Mims Puts The 'Hot' In The Hot 100 At No. 1

    March 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "This Is Why I'm Hot" by Mims rockets up the Billboard Hot 100 32-1, the third largest leap in the chart's history and the first No. 1 single for Capitol Records since 1992. The track also bows atop t "This Is Why I'm H ...

  11. Norah Notches Third Week at No. 1

    February 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Norah Jones' "Not Too Late" spends a third week at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 -- a rarity these days ... In this post-Valentine's Day adjustment week, the big chart's titles shuffle and slide, with Daughtry jumping 9-2 and ...

  12. Dover Up For Half Dozen Premios Awards

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST With six nods, rock group Dover heads the nominees for the 11th Premios de la Música awards on the back of their first electronic album "Follow The City Lights (EMI)." Dover has also been nominated for best song ("Let Me Out"), ...

  13. Sanz To Be A Verizon Featured Artist

    February 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Spain's Alejandro Sanz will be a Verizon featured artist in a six-to-eight week publicity campaign slated to launch in mid-February, Billboard.biz has learned. Verizon will feature Sanz's track "La Peleita," from his current al ...

  14. Akon Locks Down Top Two Slots On Hot 100

    November 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Senegalese R&B artist Akon scores his first No. 1 hit on the Hot 100 this week as "I Wanna Love You" featuring Snoop Dogg explodes 17-1 thanks to the combined power of radio airplay and digital do Senegalese R&B artist Akon scores ...

  15. Timberlake, T.I. Still No. 1 On Hot 100

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Justin Timberlake's "My Love" featuring T.I. notches a third week atop the Billboard Hot 100 this week. The cut also leads the Pop 100 for the same span but ends its three-week run on Hot Digital Song Justin Timberlake's "My ...

  16. This Day in Music

    November 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Alejandro Sanz caps a triumphant week when he wins awards for Spanish male artist and Spanish album at the Premios Amigo. The week before Sanz won identical awards at the 47th Premios On 2004 - Ol' Dirty Bastard, a fou ...

  17. This Day in Music

    November 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>Madrid band Jarabe De Palo tops the 45th Premios Ondas in Barcelona, winning for best album ("Depende") and best video. Other winners include Alejandro Sanz for best song ("Corazon") and 2005 - Billy Joe ...

  18. This Day in Music

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Alejandro Sanz picks up two of the 14 music awards at the 47th Premios Ondas, presented in Barcelona. Sanz wins the album category for "El Alma Al Aire," and the honor for best Spanish a 2003 - Justin Timberlake i ...

  19. Alejandro All Over

    November 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Alejandro Sanz, Spain's top-selling pop star, is working the U.S. market with the impetus of a brand-new act. And he is seeing results. Alejandro Sanz, Spain's top-selling pop star, is working the U.S. market with the impetus of a brand-ne ...

  20. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    November 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Keith Urban unveils a new album shortly after checking himself into rehab, Josh Groban pushes himself past orchestral pop on his third album, Alejandro Sanz prepares to conquer the U.S. market and Ric Hit country outfit Sugarland's "Enjoy ...

  21. Shakira, Calle 13 Win Big At Latin Grammys

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Colombian bombshell Shakira and reggaeton newcomers Calle 13 of Puerto Rico dominated the seventh annual Latin Grammy Awards last night (Nov. 2) in a show celebrating music from throughout the America Colombian bombshell Shakira and reggaeton newcom ...

  22. 44OnTV

    October 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 30-Nov. 7, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 30 "Totally Awesome Concert," VH1 Classic Featured artist(s): Rick Springfield, Scandal, Patti Smyth. "Mavericks: Honky Tonk Heroes," The Biography Channel Featured ...

  23. CHART BEAT

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ludacris moves to the penthouse on two charts, plus news about David Bisbal, Alejandro Sanz, Tim McGraw and more. 'MONEY' FOR SOMETHING: Ludacris and Pharrell are kings of the hill on both The Billboard Hot 100 and the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop ...

  24. Shakira Dominates Latin Grammy Nominations

    September 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pop is the dominant theme amid the list of nominees for the seventh annual Latin Grammys, with Shakira leading the fray with six nods. Shakira's sweep comes on the strength of her Spanish language alb Pop is the dominant theme amid the list of ...

  25. 34OnTV

    August 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Aug. 21-27, 2006. MONDAY, AUG. 21 "7th Avenue Drop," Fuse Featured artist(s): Jurassic 5. "When The Levees Broke: A Requiem In Four Acts, Acts 1 & 2," HBO Featured artist(s): Donald Harrison, Ter ...

  26. Billboard Bits: Ricky Martin, Lady Sovereign, Squarepusher

    July 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Ricky Martin, Lady Sovereign, Squarepusher Ricky Martin will tape an episode of "MTV Unplugged" next month in Miami. The show will air in November on MTV worldwide and will also be released as a CD/DVD package that month via Columb ...

  27. This Day in Music

    May 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Singer Bobby Brown, 31, is arrested at Newark Airport in Newark, N.J., on an outstanding warrant for probation violation in a prior drunken-driving case.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none 2005 - Count ...

  28. 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards Winners

    April 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Winners of the 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards, handed out April 27 in Hollywood, Fla. Below are the winners of the 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards, handed out April 27 in Hollywood, Fla., and broadcast live on Telemundo. The event honors the mo ...

  29. Billboard Awards Latin Superstars, Newcomers

    April 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards sent a clear message that the Latin audience has accepted new sounds, from reggaetón to rock to progressive tropical music. The night's big winner was Colomb The 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards sent a cle ...

  30. Shakira Plans Live (Latin) Aid

    April 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Colombian star Shakira says she has teamed with a group of Latin artists to organize a "revolutionary" event to raise consciousness and provide aid. The event will be similar to Live Aid, but will foc Colombian star Shakira says she has te ...

  31. Juanes Plans Benefit For Landmine Victims

    March 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Alejandro Sanz, Ana Gabriel and Carlos Vives are among the artists who will perform at the Colombia sin Minas (Colombia Without Mines) concert being organized by fellow Latin star and Colombian native Alejandro Sanz, Ana Gabriel and Carlos Vives are ...

  32. This Day in Music

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill and his girlfriend for the past decade, actress Charleen "Chuck" McCrory, finally tie the knot. The pair exchanges vows at Tony's Ballroom in Houston before 200 2004 - Roy "Pop& ...

  33. 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists, to be handed out April 27 in Miami during a ceremony that will air live on the Telemundo network. Below are the 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists (listed in alphabetical order by artist). The aw ...

  34. OnTV

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Dec. 12-18, 2005. MONDAY, DEC. 12 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist: Madonna. "Today," NBC Featured artists: Fiona Apple (also scheduled: Jack Black, Dermot Mulroney). "The Tyra Banks Show,& ...

  35. Backstage In Vegas

    December 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Acknowledging that awards shows aren't exactly his cup of tea, Billboard Century Award winner Tom Petty said of his storied career: "I've had to think about it more today than I've had in years. It ha Acknowledging that awards ...

  36. 2005 Billboard Music Awards Winners

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Winners of the 2005 Billboard Music Awards handed out Dec. 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and broadcast live on Fox. Below are the winners of the 2005 Billboard Music Awards handed out Dec. 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas ...

  37. Brown's 'Run' Begins Third Week At No. 1

    December 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Chris Brown's "Run It" holds tight at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for a third consecutive week. The cut also remains atop the Pop 100 and holds at No. 2 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, where la Chris Brown's "Run It&q ...

  38. Brown's 'Run It!' Sprints To No. 1

    November 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After coming in second for four straight weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, Chris Brown's "Run It!" finally seizes the No. 1 position. The cut takes over for Kanye West's "Gold Digger" featuring Jamie Fo After coming in se ...

  39. This Day in Music

    November 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Alejandro Sanz caps a triumphant week when he wins awards for Spanish male artist and Spanish album at the Premios Amigo. The week before Sanz won identical awards at the 47th Premios On 2004 - Ol' Dirty Bastard, a fou ...

  40. This Day in Music

    November 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1997 - </b>Following in the footsteps of Garth Brooks, Metallica holds a free concert in Philadelphia to celebrate the release of its newest album "Re-Load."<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> ...

  41. 'Gold Digger' Notches 10th Week At No. 1

    November 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For the 10th week straight, Kanye West's "Gold Digger" featuring Jamie Foxx sits atop the Billboard Hot 100. The track is now the second-longest No. 1 of 2005, edging on Mariah Carey's "We Belong Toge For the 10th week strai ...

  42. This Day in Music

    November 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Alejandro Sanz picks up two of the 14 music awards at the 47th Premios Ondas, presented in Barcelona. Sanz wins the album category for "El Alma Al Aire," and the honor for best Spanish a 2003 - Justin Timberlake i ...

  43. Sanz Celebrates Grammy Wins

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Alejandro Sanz backstage at the Latin Grammy Awards. Alejandro Sanz poses backstage with his awards for song of the year and record of the year at the sixth annual Latin Grammy Awards Nov. 3 in Los Angeles. Juanes, Alejandro Sanz and Bebe were among ...

  44. Soraya Wins

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Soraya Moraes accepts Latin Grammy. Soraya Moraes accepts the award for best Christian album (Portugese Language) -- "Deixa O Teu Rio Me Levar-Ao Vivio" at the sixth annual Latin Grammy Awards Nov. 3 in Los Angeles. Juanes, Alejandro Sanz ...

  45. Tanon Performs For Grammy Audience

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Olga Tanon performs at the Latin Grammy Awards. Actress and singer Olga Tanon of Puerto Rico performs at the sixth annual Latin Grammy Awards Nov. 3 in Los Angeles. Juanes, Alejandro Sanz and Bebe were among the top winners at the event, which took ...

  46. Torres & Pires Team Up For Grammys

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Diego Torres and Alexandre Pires perform at the Latin Grammy Awards. Diego Torres and Alexandre Pires perform at the sixth annual Latin Grammy Awards Nov. 3 in Los Angeles. Juanes, Alejandro Sanz and Bebe were among the top winners at the event, whi ...

  47. 2005 Latin Grammy Awards Winners

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Winners of the 2005 Latin Grammy Awards, held Nov. 3 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles and broadcast live via Univision. Below is a complete list of winners of the 2005 Latin Grammy Awards, held Nov. 3 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles a ...

  48. Juanes, Sanz, Bebe Win Latin Grammys

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Colombian vocalist Juanes added more statues to his mantel with three wins during last night's (Nov. 3) Latin Grammy Awards ceremony at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Juanes, who was the all-ti Colombian vocalist Juanes added more statue ...

  49. Sanz, Juanes Win At Latin Grammys

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz, Colombian pop act Juanes and Brazilian singer and pianist Ivan Lins shared top honors yesterday (Nov. 3) at the Latin Grammys at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz, Colombian po ...

  50. Chart Beat

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stevie makes his highest album chart debut since the mid-'70s, Madonna posts her 51st Hot 100 single, Shakira breaks a Hot Latin Songs record, plus news on Rod Stewart, Gwen Stefanin & others. DELIVERED: It took a while, but it was worth it ...

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