1. Enrique Iglesias Says His Injured Hand Is 'Getting Better Little by Little'

    June 06, 2015 11:51 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a photo flashing a red "Thank You!" written in the palm of his unharmed hand, Enrique Iglesias thanked his fans on Instagram for their support while he recovers from his recent finger-slicing accident. "Wanted to do something spe ...

  2. Will Drones Become a Hazard at Concerts -- and What Can Artists Do to Protect Themselves?

    June 05, 2015 11:00 AM EDT During a tour stop in Tijuana, Mexico on May 30, Enrique Iglesias raised his hand for a choreographed moment he had performed nearly nightly since the South and Central American leg of the Sex and Love Tour kicked off in Paraguay a month earlier. ...

  3. Enrique Iglesias' Hand Injury 'A Bit Worse,' But Singer Expects a 'Full Recovery'

    June 03, 2015 6:47 AM EDT 0 0 0 After undergoing undergoing reconstructive hand surgery earlier this week, Enrique Iglesias has offered up an update on his condition. During a concert over the weekend, Iglesias grabbed a drone mid-show and sliced some of his fingers during a gig i ...

  4. Enrique Iglesias' Fans Tweet Support After Drone Finger-Slicing Injury

    June 01, 2015 1:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 As fans go, Enrique Iglesias has some of the most loyal. After the “Bailando” singer sliced his fingers at a Tijuana concert on Saturday (May 30) while reaching for a camera drone, fans took to social media to express their concern and wish him a sp ...

  5. Enrique Iglesias Undergoing Reconstructive Hand Surgery After Drone Strike

    June 01, 2015 12:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Enrique Iglesias is undergoing reconstructive hand surgery after his fingers were sliced during a recent concert. His representative said in a statement to the Associated Press that surgery on the 40-year-old singer will be completed Monday. Courtes ...

  6. Enrique Iglesias Recovering After Fingers Sliced at Concert

    May 31, 2015 12:00 PM EDT 46.754 k 376 154 Enrique Iglesias is recovering after his fingers were sliced when he grabbed a [camera] drone during a concert in Tijuana, Mexico. A representative for the singer says in a statement to The Associated Press that Iglesias was "semi-tr ...

  7. Billboard Music Awards' Latin Winners Prove Romance Isn't Over -- It's Just Morphed a Bit

    May 18, 2015 1:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 Romeo Santos won top Latin artist at the Billboard Music Awards and Enrique Iglesias won top Latin album for Sex and Love while his hit “Bailando,” featuring Descemer Bueno and Gente de Zona, won top Latin song. Romeo Santos & Enrique Iglesias W ...

  8. Adios, 'American Idol': Remembering the Top 10 Latin Moments on the Show

    May 11, 2015 4:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 With the sad (yet not entirely shocking) news that American Idol is ending after its 15th season, it's the perfect time to revisit the most memorable moments featuring Latinos (or classic tunes by Latin artists sung by hopeful contestants) on t ...

  9. Chart Highlights: Ellie Goulding's 'Love Me Like You Do' Tops Another Tally

    May 04, 2015 6:20 PM EDT Adult Pop Songs becomes the latest list that the song has conquered. Plus, new No. 1s for Jodeci, Florence & the Machine, Nicky Jam, Enrique Iglesias & more. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts eve ...

  10. Romeo Santos & Enrique Iglesias Win Big at 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 30, 2015 11:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Riding on the tails of major releases that circled the globe, Romeo Santos and Enrique Iglesias dominated the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards presented by State Farm, taking home 10 and nine awards, respectively. Santos was the top winner of the e ...

  11. Billboard Latin Music Awards 2015: Complete Winners List

    April 30, 2015 11:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Romeo Santos and Enrique Iglesias sweep with 10 and nine awards each, respectively. The 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards  were jam-packed with big wins, A-list performances and heartfelt moments, as legends and rising stars came together for Latin ...

  12. J Balvin Heats Up the Billboard En Vivo Stage in Los Angeles

    April 16, 2015 1:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Following the successful launch of Billboard En Vivo with Prince Royce in New York and Chicago earlier this month, the intimate concert series leading up to the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Conference made its way to Hollywood, where J Balvin delivere ...

  13. J Balvin: Billboard Latin Awards New Artist of the Year Finalist Spotlight

    April 15, 2015 4:00 PM EDT This year’s finalists for artist of the year, new, have made it to this select group via a mixture of radio airplay, sales and social power. Take a closer look at the contenders. One of the biggest breakout acts Latin music has seen in years, J Bal ...

  14. Streams Power Success of Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias' 'El Perdon'

    April 02, 2015 2:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 The duo's YouTube Music Awards clip is the most-viewed from the event. Nicky Jam and Enrique Iglesias continue atop Hot Latin Songs for a fourth consecutive week with “El Perdon.” Billboard Introduces New Digital Channel Dedicated to Latin Musi ...

  15. Chart Highlights: Taylor Swift's 'Style' Fashionably Flies to No. 1 on Pop Songs

    March 16, 2015 4:25 PM EDT 85.92 k 6.174 k 243 The song is her third leader on the list from '1989.' Plus, Mumford & Songs blast back and other new No. 1s for Nicki Minaj, Modest Mouse, Brett Eldredge & more. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group ...

  16. Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull Lead New Hot Tours List

    March 05, 2015 5:35 PM EST Latin pop star Enrique Iglesias and rapper Pitbull top the weekly slate of Hot Tours (see list, below) with $13.5 million in ticket sales reported from the 2015 leg of their joint tour through North American markets.  The four-week run is the p ...

  17. Exclusive: Maná Talk Working With Shakira on Their No. 1 Single 'Mi Verdad' and Their 'Sexy, Cool' Upcoming Album

    February 26, 2015 11:27 AM EST 18.228 k 204 131 In their first media interview to discuss their new music, the Mexican rockers reveal details on their upcoming album and hit single with Shakira. "Sexy, cool, deep -- very deep." That's how members of Mexican rock band Man ...

  18. Enrique Iglesias, Romeo Santos Win Big at Premios Lo Nuestro

    February 20, 2015 2:01 AM EST Enrique Iglesias and Romeo Santos were the big winners at Premios Los Nuestro, taking home six awards each. The annual Latin music awards show, which aired live on Univision Feb. 19 from the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, featured a plethora o ...

  19. Watch Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull Turn to Puppets in 'Let Me Be Your Lover' Video

    February 12, 2015 7:31 PM EST 0 0 0 For their new "Let Me Be Your Lover" video, Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull hit the streets looking to party. But it's not quite what you'd expect.  Enrique Iglesias, Descemer Bueno and Gente D' Zona Sued Over 'Bailando� ...

  20. Enrique Iglesias, Descemer Bueno and Gente D' Zona Sued Over 'Bailando'

    January 29, 2015 5:52 PM EST The Song Is the Longest Running No. 1 on Billboard's Hot Latin Songs chart "Bailando," the smash hit recorded by Enrique Iglesias and featuring Descemer Bueno and Cuban duo Gente D' Zona , is the subject of a lawsuit alleging ...

  21. New Year's Eve 2014: A Musical Guide

    December 30, 2014 7:31 PM EST 3.233 k 155 76 0 Nevermind that snow may hit Las Vegas on New Year's Eve -- the desert destination may have quietly usurped New York City as the country's most banging music hotspot to ring in 2015. This year, everyone from Jennifer Lopez , Lady ...

  22. What the U.S.-Cuba Breakthrough Could Mean for Music

    December 17, 2014 9:43 PM EST Could Obama's 'fresh approach' strengthen both Cuba's draw as a music destination and Cuban artists' popularity in the United States? How could restoring diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba impact music ...

  23. The Latin Music Industry in 2014: Romeo Strikes Again as Streaming Breaks Through

    December 16, 2014 1:52 PM EST Throughout the week, Billboard will be publishing pieces from our staff writers, each an outstanding authority on their specific area of coverage. From Nashville to Miami, the industry at large, publishing and retail, and the year in touring, we&# ...

  24. 2014: The Year in... Billboard Chart Headlines

    December 09, 2014 12:15 PM EST A look at the biggest chart newsmakers, from Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams & Iggy Azalea to Enrique Iglesias, Meghan Trainor & Taylor Swift. From veterans who scored their biggest hits ever to newcomers who ruled with rookie releases, 201 ...

  25. Calle 13, Carlos Vives, Enrique Iglesias & More Find Their Political Voices at 2014 Latin Grammys

    November 22, 2014 11:00 AM EST Calle 13, Carlos Vives, Enrique Iglesias, Lila Downs and more speak out during the ceremony. It was admittedly a bizarre sight. Thousands of elegantly attired people, including some of Latin music’s biggest stars, sitting at an arena in Las Vegas ...

  26. Corner Office: Martin Kierszenbaum, Chairman of Cherrytree, on Working with Lady Gaga, A&R'ing Sting and the Streaming Debate

    November 17, 2014 12:39 PM EST On his label's 10th anniversary, the man behind breakouts by Lady Gaga, Ellie Goulding and Dislosure on juggling two titles, A&R'ing Sting and the streaming debate: "The equation has to be fair." For Martin Kierszenbaum -- ...

  27. Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull Concerts Heat Up Hot Tours Chart

    November 06, 2014 4:46 PM EST Topping the weekly tally of Hot Tours (see list, below) are Enrique Iglesias and rapper Pitbull with $25.7 million in ticket sales from the 2014 leg of their joint tour through U.S. and Canadian markets. Promoted by Concerts West, a division of ...

  28. Exclusive: Enrique Iglesias Talks Record-Breaking No. 1 Run for 'Bailando'

    October 29, 2014 7:00 PM EDT 'This one just felt special,' Iglesias tells Billboard after setting Hot Latin Songs record. "The song to me was always a special song, but you never really know," Enrique Iglesias tells Billboard exclusively about "Ba ...

  29. Enrique Iglesias to Perform at MTV EMAs

    October 27, 2014 10:25 PM EDT Enrique Iglesias has joined the lineup of performers at the MTV EMAs in Glasgow next month, organizers said Monday. Following the performance, Iglesias will embark on the European leg of his Sex and Love world tour. At the EMAs, he is nominated in ...

  30. Enrique Iglesias Ties Record for Most Weeks at No. 1 on Hot Latin Songs

    October 23, 2014 6:11 PM EDT Enrique Iglesias ties the record for the most weeks spent at No. 1 on Billboard 's Hot Latin Songs chart (which launched in the Oct. 4, 1986, issue), as "Bailando" (featuring Descemer Bueno  and Gente de Zona ) reigns for a 25th wee ...

  31. Steve Aoki, Iggy Azalea, Enrique Iglesias Net New Dance/Electronic No. 1s

    October 10, 2014 2:00 PM EDT The stars score new leaders on three surveys. Plus, David Guetta, Jack U (aka Diplo and Skrillex) and Avicii debut. Steve Aoki earns his best sales week for an album as Neon Future . I starts at No. 1 on Dance/Electronic Albums , selling 10,000 co ...

  32. Chart Highlights: Fergie Returns, Enrique Iglesias Hits No. 1

    October 06, 2014 4:05 PM EDT 'L.A.LOVE (la la)' brings Fergie back to Pop Songs, while Iglesias extends his Dance Club Songs record. Plus, new No. 1s for Drake, Luke Bryan, Spoon and more and splashy starts for Lorde and Carrie Underwood. Chart Highlights offers a ...

  33. Calle 13 Lead Latin Grammy Nominations

    September 24, 2014 7:49 AM EDT Perennial Latin Grammy favorites Calle 13 once again topped the list of nominees for the 15th annual Latin Grammy Awards, notching nine nods. Eduardo Cabra , one half of the Puerto Rican rap duo, was the overall leader with 10 nods, thanks to his ...

  34. Eau De Enrique: Billboard Smell-Tests the Singer's Fragrance

    August 26, 2014 5:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Enrique Iglesias   has found a way to bring his swoon-worthy essence to the mass market. The Grammy Award winner’s first fragrance -- named Adrenaline after his self-proclaimed appetite for adventure -- hit CVS, Target and Walmart shelves in August ...

  35. Marc Anthony, Enrique Iglesias and Others Dish on Their 2014 Latin Chart Smashes

    August 19, 2014 8:02 AM EDT The stories behind 10 of the hottest midyear hits from Prince Royce, Romeo Santos and Marc Anthony. The sound of tropical-laced romance dominated radio airwaves for the first half of the year, according to Billboard's Hot Latin Songs recap of ...

  36. Marc Anthony, Enrique Iglesias and Others Dish on Their 2014 Latin Chart Smashes

    August 19, 2014 8:02 AM EDT The sound of tropical-laced romance dominated radio airwaves for the first half of the year, according to Billboard's Hot Latin Songs recap of hits charting in the issues dated Dec. 7, 2013 through June 28, 2014. The style was a softening of ...

  37. Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull Expand Fall Tour

    August 04, 2014 2:51 PM EDT 75.958 k 70 1 Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull 's national tour has expanded from 15 to 24 dates. The AEG Live tour, which kicks off September 12 at the Prudential Center in Newark, will now run through October 28, concluding with a performance at Amway ...

  38. Ask Billboard: How Has Enrique Iglesias' 'Bailando' Become Such A Big Hit?

    July 27, 2014 8:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the latest mailbag: Industry execs analyze the song's barrier-breaking explosion. Plus, magic chart moves, Hilary Duff's best sellers & Tom Petty favorites As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general ...

  39. Spain's Recorded Business Rises for the First Time in 13 Years

    July 16, 2014 1:32 PM EDT Streaming surge and releases by Enrique Iglesias, Pharell and others spark gains in the first half of 2014. Music revenue in Spain rose in the first half of 2014, combating a drop in sales of over 80% over the past 13 years. According to a report ...

  40. Enrique Iglesias’ Tops Tropical Songs With 'Bailando'

    June 26, 2014 9:08 PM EDT Enrique Iglesias lands his seventh No. 1 on Tropical Songs, as his summertime hit "Bailando" featuring Descemer Bueno and Gente de Zona steps 2-1 on the Nielsen BDS-based airplay chart. The song is up by 2 percent in plays at the format ...

  41. This Week In Billboard Chart History: Drake Begins R&B/Hip-Hop Domination

    June 23, 2014 8:05 AM EDT This week five years ago, the rapper/singer scored his first No. 1 with 'Best I Ever Had.' Plus, remembering key chart feats for M.C. Hammer, Carole King and Nelly Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seve ...

  42. Lionel Richie Gets 65th Birthday Tribute From Kid Rock at Concert Near Detroit

    June 21, 2014 10:47 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lionel Richie turned 65 in style on Friday night (June 20), with Kid Rock in the flesh and a bunch of his other friends via video. The veteran pop icon had just finished the main portion of his set at the DTE Energy Music Theatre in the Detroit subu ...

  43. Luis Miguel Announces West Coast Tour with SBS Entertainment

    June 20, 2014 9:00 AM EDT Latin pop star Luis Miguel, who earlier this year took home the Billboard Latin Music Award for Tour of the Year, is teaming up with SBS Entertainment for a 5-city west coast tour launching Sept. 17 in Phoenix, Ariz. The 44-year-old Grammy winning ...

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