1. Gerardo Ortiz & La Septima Banda Announce '2 Mundos, Una Historia 5' U.S. Tour

    February 08, 2017 5:58 PM EST 0 0 0 Now in its fifth edition, DEL Records concert series "2 Mundos, Una Historia" starring regional Mexican titan Gerardo Ortiz  announces new tour dates with special guest La Séptima Banda . The 2 Mundos, Una Historia 5 tour was announced Wed ...

  2. Prince Royce's 'Moneda' Featuring Gerardo Ortiz Tops Tropical Songs Chart

    January 19, 2017 4:42 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus, Banda Sinaloense MS continues Regional Mexican Airplay Reign & Ulices Chaidez climbs Hot Latin Songs. Prince Royce earns his 14th No. 1 on the Tropical Songs airplay chart (dated Jan. 28) as “Moneda,” featuring Gerardo Ortiz , hops 3-1 in ...

  3. Gerardo Ortiz Earns Regional Mexican Songs Chart Record

    January 05, 2017 2:18 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus, Ozuna scores his first top 10 on Hot Latin Songs and Yomil & El Dany debut Gerardo Ortiz notches his eighth No. 1 on the Regional Mexican Songs airplay chart (dated Jan. 14) with “Regresa Hermosa,” earning the record for most No. 1s among ...

  4. Prince Royce & Gerardo Ortiz Talk Banda Version of 'Moneda' During Facebook Live

    November 16, 2016 7:43 PM EST 0 0 0 Prince Royce and Gerardo Ortiz will be performing their duet "Moneda" for the first time on television during the Thursday's Latin Grammys. But before that happens, the pair stopped by for a candid Facebook Live interview with Billboa ...

  5. Watch Prince Royce's New Music Video 'Moneda' Feat. Gerardo Ortiz

    October 28, 2016 3:27 PM EDT 0 0 0 After giving their fans a behind-the-scenes look at their "Moneda" music video last month, Prince Royce and Gerardo Ortiz premiered the anticipated clip Friday (Oct. 28). The pair filmed the music video in a nightclub in Los Angeles back i ...

  6. Latin American Music Awards 2016 Nominees: Nicky Jam, Becky G, Banda MS & More

    August 31, 2016 3:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Latin American Music Awards 2016 nominees were announced Tuesday (Aug. 31), with artists like Yandel , Banda MS , Becky G , Prince Royce , Gente de Zona , Gloria Trevi , Pitbull and Farruko competing in the more than 20 categories. Telemundo Set ...

  7. Gerardo Ortiz to Return as Judge on 'Tengo Talento': Exclusive

    August 11, 2016 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Regional Mexican star Gerardo Ortiz will return as a judge on Estrella TV’s reality competition show Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento , Billboard has learned. Ortiz -- who was a judge on the show in 2014 -- returns for the 15th season, replacing Luis Co ...

  8. Gerardo Ortiz Apologizes for Graphic 'Fuiste Mia' Video, But Should He Be Prosecuted?

    July 22, 2016 8:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 First, lets get the white elephant out of the way. Yes, Gerardo Ortiz ’s video to his single “Fuiste Mía” (You were mine) is reprehensible. No matter how you try to gloss it over by saying it’s a work of fiction, or it reflects reality, or that Riha ...

  9. Mexican Star Gerardo Ortiz Arrested on Charges Stemming From Violent Video

    July 17, 2016 4:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ortiz was detained at the Guadalajara Airport. Mexican star Gerardo Ortiz was arrested by the Federal Police Saturday night (July 16) at the Guadalajara Airport in Mexico, according to published reports in several Mexican news outlets, including the ...

  10. Gerardo Ortiz's 'Fuiste Mia' Hits Top 10 on Latin Airplay

    July 14, 2016 7:59 PM EDT 0 0 0 Gerardo Ortiz ’s “Fuiste Mia” hops 13-10 on the Latin Airplay chart (dated July 23), earning the singer his ninth top 10 on the tally (up 20 percent in audience impressions in the week ending July 10, according to Nielsen Music). It’s the third top ...

  11. Gerardo Ortiz's Controversial 'Fuiste Mia' Music Video Removed From YouTube

    April 11, 2016 3:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Following the controversy over Gerardo Ortiz 's "Fuiste Mía" music video -- which was accused of promoting and inciting violence against women -- the clip has been removed from YouTube and Vevo.  Just last week, a "content warnin ...

  12. Gerardo Ortiz Addresses Music Video Backlash: 'It's Important to Distinguish Fiction From Reality'

    April 04, 2016 7:56 PM EDT "There are movies, television series that are out there similar to my video. No one in this video is really dead, this is all fiction. I wanted to be the actor in this video." UPDATE: YouTube has now added a "content warning" th ...

  13. Gerardo Ortiz's 'Fuiste Mía' Video Crosses a Line: How Protests are About More Than Political Correctness

    March 31, 2016 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A chorus of protests from north and south of the border are decrying the video and what they call an incitement of violence against women. At first listen, Gerardo Ortiz ’s “Fuiste Mía” (You Were Mine) is innocuous. If anything, the lyrics are a rat ...

  14. Executive Turntable: CAA Promotions, New Moves at VH1 Save the Music Foundation, ASCAP & More

    March 27, 2016 3:30 PM EDT 7 0 0 -- Vevo  has promoted JP Evangelista  to head of music and talent, where he will oversee the talent team, all bookings in the U.S. and Vevo's artist development programs, LIFT and DSCVR. He previously served as vp of creative content & prog ...

  15. Gerardo Ortiz Coming to TV With 'Como Un Sueño' Concert Film and Four-Episode Docu-Series

    January 01, 2016 4:46 PM EST 0 0 0 Regional Mexican act Gerardo Ortiz takes over Hispanic television during the month of January with a double debut on Telemundo and NBC Universo. The first will air on Saturday, Jan. 2 when his  Como Un Sueño  (Like a Dream) concert film will be broa ...

  16. Gerardo Ortiz on 'Como Un Sueño' Concert Film: 'There's Never Been a Better Time to Raise Our Voices'

    October 09, 2015 7:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 Gerardo Ortiz is adding movie star to his résumé, thanks to Como Un Sueño [Like A Dream], his new concert film out today (Oct. 9) exclusively in AMC theaters in nine U.S. cities. The Jesse Terrero-helmed project will show the journey of the 26-year- ...

  17. Gerardo Ortiz, Kevin Ortiz & Luis Coronel Let Fans Into Their Lives in #AsiEsMiHistoria Acoustic Sessions: Watch

    October 09, 2015 3:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Three of regional Mexican music’s top stars, Gerardo Ortiz , his younger brother Kevin Ortiz , and Luis Coronel , have signed on with Estrella TV’s Fenomeno Studios and MetroPCS to bring fans an intimate acoustic concert experience, #AsiEsMiHistoria ...

  18. Gerardo Ortiz Tour to Include Alfredo Olivas & Los Plebes Del Rancho's Ariel Camacho Tribute

    May 19, 2015 3:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 In what is shaping up to be one of the most anticipated tours of the summer, Dos Mundos, Una Historia (Two Worlds, One Story) will feature regional Mexican superstar Gerardo Ortiz with Alfredo Olivas as his co-headliner. Kicking off May 22 in Portla ...

  19. Gerardo Ortiz Shares 10 Things You Didn't Know About Him

    May 18, 2015 12:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Regional Mexican superstar Gerardo Ortiz is celebrating the launch of his sixth album, Hoy Más Fuerte (Stronger Today), today (May 18). It's easily his most ambitious effort yet -- and not just because it has 26 tracks. “ Hoy Más Fuerte is a mo ...

  20. 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 ...

  21. Kevin Ortiz: Billboard Latin Awards New Artist of the Year Finalist Spotlight

    April 15, 2015 4:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 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. Kevin Ortiz has a musical gift that runs in the family. The 18-year-ol ...

  22. Exclusive: Sony Music Renews Deal with DEL Records for Gerardo Ortiz

    February 11, 2015 2:27 PM EST 0 0 0 New Ortiz album due out in May. Indie Mexican music label DEL Records has renewed its agreement with Sony Music US Latin to release and market the recordings of maverick chart-topper Gerardo Ortiz , Billboard has learned. The renewal is the continua ...

  23. Chart Highlights: Maroon 5, Kelly Clarkson Debut; Cage the Elephant Tops Alternative Songs

    January 19, 2015 3:15 PM EST Maroon 5 and Clarkson soar onto multiple charts, while Cage the Elephant stomps to its fifth No. 1 on Alternative Songs. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. (All charts below are based on radi ...

  24. Chart Highlights: Taylor Swift's Likely-Next-Single 'Style' Debuts on Pop Songs

    January 12, 2015 6:30 PM EST The not-quite-confirmed next track from '1989' bows. Plus, Madonna and Reba McEntire each return to their longtime respective stomping grounds. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. ...

  25. Gerardo Ortiz's 'Eres Una Nina' Hits No. 1 on Latin Airplay

    January 09, 2015 5:18 PM EST The singer collects a new No. 1, while Puerto Rican acts Christian Daniel and Plan B climb Latin charts. Regional Mexican star Gerardo Ortiz earns his second Latin Airplay chart-topper as "Eres Una Nina" steps 2-1 in its 13th week. Audie ...

  26. Chart Highlights: U2 Debuts Biggest AC Hit Since 1992 With 'Every Breaking Wave'

    January 05, 2015 3:20 PM EST The band reaches the chart's top 30 for the first time since 'One' 23 years ago. Plus, new No. 1s for Brad Paisley, Gerardo Ortiz & more. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Mond ...

  27. Chart Highlights: Aretha Franklin Tops Dance Club Songs for First Time in 16 Years

    December 22, 2014 2:05 PM EST The icon's cover of Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep' returns her to No. 1. Plus, new leaders for Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande & more. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. ...

  28. Gerardo Ortiz Denied Mexican Hometown Concert By Public Officials

    July 04, 2014 11:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 Regional Mexican star Gerardo Ortiz, who began touring in Mexico this year after nearly being killed there three years ago, was not allowed to perform several scheduled shows, according to a spokesperson for the singer.   Published reports indicate ...

  29. Chart Highlights: Iggy Azalea, Paramore Score First Pop Radio No. 1s

    June 09, 2014 5:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Azalea's 'Fancy' crowns Pop Songs, while Paramore tallies its first airplay chart leader with 'Ain't It Fun.' Plus, new No. 1s for Katy Perry, Three Days Grace and Tito 'El Bambino' Chart Highlights offers a s ...

  30. Marc Anthony Leads List of Winners at Premio lo Nuestro

    February 21, 2014 9:44 AM EST With four awards, including Tropical album of the year for 3.0, tropical song of the year for “Vivir mi vida” and tropical salsa artist of the year, Marc Anthony was the lead winner at the 2014 Premio Lo Nuestro Awards, which aired live on the Uni ...

  31. Romeo Santos, Marc Anthony and Prince Royce Top Finalists for 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards

    February 05, 2014 9:52 AM EST 11.045 k 169 2 Fresh from landing his third No. 1 debut on Billboard's Latin Airplay chart with "Odio," featuring Drake, bachata star Romeo Santos led the charge as the top finalist for the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards , presented by S ...

  32. Chart Highlights: Pharrell Hat-ches A Hit With 'Happy'

    January 27, 2014 6:25 PM EST One of the stars of last night's Grammy Awards soars onto multiple charts with his latest single. Plus, new No. 1s for Bastille, Kid Ink, Lorde, David Nail and more Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts e ...

  33. New Radio Program Replaces Former Eddie 'Piolin' Sotelo Show in L.A.

    December 03, 2013 11:31 PM EST A new Univision Radio morning program, which replaces the former "El Piolin de la Mañana," launched this week in Los Angeles and is scheduled to feature regional Mexican singer/songwriter Gerardo Ortiz as one of the first major on-air gu ...

  34. Gerardo Ortiz's New Video Meshes Love, Animation

    November 01, 2013 9:08 AM EDT Regional Mexican singer Gerardo Ortiz, who at 24 is one of most successful entertainers of his genre, is giving his fans a special Halloween treat with the release of a new music video that takes a much more romantic approach in contrast to his na ...

  35. Gerardo Ortiz Talks Billboard Mexican Music Awards Wins, New Album

    October 10, 2013 4:23 PM EDT The moment regional Mexican singer/songwriter Gerardo Ortiz stepped onto the red carpet at the Billboard Mexican Music Awards 2013, it was clear the fans in the stands came to see their idol as the decibel levels in their screams could be heard do ...

  36. Billboard Mexican Music Awards: 5 Things You Didn't See on TV

    October 10, 2013 2:20 PM EDT So, you watched the Billboard Mexican Music Awards ? We were on the red carpet and backstage to catch a handful of things you didn't see on the show, which delivered big wins for Gerardo Ortiz and the late Jenni Rivera. 1 Happy Birthday to ...

  37. Legends and Rising Stars Share Stage at 2013 Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    October 10, 2013 7:14 AM EDT With performances by Gerardo Ortiz, Los Tigres del Norte, Banda el Recodo de Cruz Lizárraga, Joan Sebastian, Roberto Tapia, and many more, the 2013 Mexican Music Awards brought a remarkable line-up of legends and leading young artists together on ...

  38. Jenni Rivera, Gerardo Ortiz Top Winners at Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    October 09, 2013 11:06 PM EDT Legends Banda El Recodo, Joan Sebastian and Los Tigres del Norte receive special tribute awards Almost a year after her death, Jenni Rivera remains alive through her music in the hearts and minds of fans. Rivera was the big winner at the Billboa ...

  39. Billboard Mexican Music Awards: Special Honors for Two Icons

    October 01, 2013 2:35 AM EDT Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga and Joan Sebastian, two of the most successful acts in Latin music, will be honored with special awards at the 2013 Billboard Mexican Music Awards during the live Telemundo broadcast of the awards show on Oct. 9. ...

  40. Gerardo Ortiz, Joan Sebastian to Perform at Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    September 23, 2013 5:36 PM EDT The Billboard Mexican Music Awards 2013 will feature some of the biggest names in the business who will take to the stage including Joan Sebastian, Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga, Gerardo Ortiz and Banda Los Recoditos.  The show, airing live o ...

  41. Gerardo Ortiz, Jenni Rivera Lead Billboard Mexican Music Awards Finalists

    August 22, 2013 9:19 AM EDT Arrolladora Banda El Limón de René Camacho, 3BallMTY, Voz de Mando and Roberto Tapia also among top finalists for Oct. 9 event in Hollywood Young norteño star Gerardo Ortiz, the late Jenni Rivera and ever-popular Arrolladora Banda El Limón de Re ...

  42. Gerardo Ortiz, Jenni Rivera, Arrolladora Banda El Limon Lead Billboard Mexican Music Award Finalists

    August 22, 2013 9:17 AM EDT Young norteño star Gerardo Ortiz, the late Jenni Rivera and ever-popular Arrolladora Banda El Limón de René Camacho lead the list of finalists for the third annual Billboard Mexican Music Awards, set to air live on the Telemundo Network Oct. 9 a ...

  43. Carlos Vives, Don Omar, Gerardo Ortiz to Perform at Billboard Latin Music Awards

    March 19, 2013 6:17 PM EDT Some of the biggest names in Latin music including Don Omar, Gerardo Ortiz, Michel Telo, Lucero and Carlos Vives arescheduled to perform at the 2013 Billboard Latin Music Awards during an April 25 broadcast on Telemundo.   Presented by State Far ...

  44. Grammy's Latin Problem: Why the Show Needs More Latin Performers

    February 06, 2013 1:52 PM EST As the Grammy Awards approach, we are once again looking at the possibility of a ceremony devoid of Latin performers. In the past, this has been attributed to various factors: lack of compelling nominees with crossover appeal, artist unavailabili ...

  45. 2013 Grammy Awards: Latin Album Nominations

    December 21, 2012 11:09 AM EST whether multicultural or region-specific, the contenders for top honors all struck a chord BEST LATIN ROCK, URBAN OR ALTERNATIVE ALBUM Campo Campo LABEL: Bizarro Records PRODUCERS: Juan Campodónico, Gustavo Santaolalla, Anibal Kerpel ENGINEERS/MIX ...

  46. The Year In Latin 2012: Romeo Santos, Prince Royce, 3BallMTY Join Don Omar Atop Charts

    December 14, 2012 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Uptempo hits, collaborations galore and a smattering of high-profile new sounds stand out on the year-end Latin chart recaps. Following 12 months of continuous radio hits, Don Omar -- who has also been a major online presence -- nabbed the No. 1 spo ...

  47. Romeo Santos, Prince Royce, 3BallMTY Join Don Omar Atop Latin Charts

    December 14, 2012 8:24 AM EST Uptempo hits, collaborations galore and a smattering of high-profile new sounds stand out on the year-end Latin chart recaps. Following 12 months of continuous radio hits, Don Omar -- who has also been a major online presence -- nabbed the No. 1 s ...

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  49. Jenni Rivera Billboard Q&A Videos: The Singer Talks Career & Family

    December 10, 2012 2:42 PM EST As Billboard continues to honor singer Jenni Rivera, who tragically died in a plane crash on Sunday (December 9), we bring you five exclusive videos of Rivera's extensive appearance on a panel at the April 2012 Billboard Latin Music Conferenc ...

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