1. Becky G Added to People en Espanol Festival Lineup

    July 21, 2014 9:28 AM EDT Becky G is the latest addition to the lineup for the annual People en Español Festival, taking place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention center in San Antonio, Texas, Aug. 30 and 31. Becky G will perform as part of the “Chicas Poderosas” (Powerful ...

  2. Jaci Velasquez

    Jaci Velasquez

    18 Albums, 7 Songs

  3. Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban Help Tenn. Flood Relief

    May 17, 2010 8:06 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country music singers Brad Paisley , Keith Urban and Lady Antebellum joined other entertainment stars Sunday (May 16) in performing and answering phones to help raise more than $1.5 million for flood relief for Tennessee. "If there is a silver ...

  4. Ask Billboard

    April 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith answers readers' questions on Fantasia, Jaci Velasquez, Diane Warren and more! FANTASIA OF THE FUTURE Dear Keith, I have a question about "American Idol" winner Fantasia Barrino. With the success of her stint on Broadway in &quo ...

  5. Fantasia Of The Future

    April 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the success of her stint on Broadway in "The Color Purple," will a cast album with Fantasia Barrino be released in the future? How did Jaci Velasquez's latest album "Love Out Loud," sell? Keith C With the success of her ...

  6. 2007 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Here are the 2007 Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists. The honors will be handed out during an April 26 ceremony in Miami. Winners are determined by actual performance on the Billboard charts. Here are the 2007 Billboard Latin Music Awards finali ...

  7. Identity

    February 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As one of the first acts on Jaci Velasquez's new label (A'postrophe), Grand Prize may get a little extra attention out of the box because of Velasquez's cachet. But it shouldn't take long for these Id As one of the first acts on ...

  8. Imprint

    February 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jaci Velasquez officially kicks off her new A'postrophe label with a couple of debuts, including this one. Michael Cook, who writes his own material, opens "Imprint"—a folk/ pop/rock hybrid&#x2 Jaci Velasquez officially kicks off ...

  9. Higher Ground

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Jaci Velasquez's A'postrophe label hits the streets with two new acts. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. Jaci Velasquez's A'postrophe label hits the streets with two new acts. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. News ...

  10. A Closer Look At Music & Television This Week (Dec. 20-26)

    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - A weekly column highlighting music-related television programming (Dec. 20-26) HOLIDAY HOME STRETCH: This is it... Christmas comes this week, so it's the last hurrah for holiday programming. And there's quite a bit to stoke y ...

  11. Resurrection

    September 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As a member of modern hymn trio Selah, Nicol Sponberg is well-known in the Christian music market. As a member of modern hymn trio Selah, Nicol Sponberg is well-known in the Christian music market. With this, she is incredibly ready for her pop clos ...

  12. Brooks & Dunn Lead RNC Performers

    August 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Brooks & Dunn are among the entertainers set for the Republican National Convention (RNC), which gets underway Sunday (Aug. 30) in New York. Brooks & Dunn are among the entertainers set for the Republican National Convention (RNC), which get ...

  13. Jaci Velasquez Starts Own Label

    February 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Word recording artist Jaci Velasquez is launching her own record label, Apostrophe Records, Billboard.biz has learned. She is currently negotiating a distribution deal for the new venture. Word recording artist Jaci Velasquez is launching her own ...

  14. HOT LATIN TRACKS

    June 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/airplay/latintracks.jsp 1. Tal Vez , Ricky Martin 2. Para Que La Vida , Enrique Iglesias 3. Amame , Alexandre Pires 4. Mariposa Traicionera , Mana 5. No Hace Falta Un Hombre , Jaci Velasquez Issue date: June 14, 2003 News Alexandre Pires ...

  15. 2003 Dove Awards Winners

    April 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Winners of the Gospel Music Association's 34th annual Dove Awards presented April 10 at Nashville's Gaylord Entertainment Center Below are the winners of the Gospel Music Association's 34th annual Dove Awards presented April 10 at Nas ...

  16. Linkin Park's 'Meteora' Crashes Chart At No. 1

    April 02, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Linkin Park's "Meteora" makes a crater-like impact on The Billboard 200, crashing onto the chart at No. 1. The Warner Bros. set sold 810,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan, the thi Linkin Park's "Meteora& ...

  17. Reality-Themed Music Shows Keep On Rolling

    February 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 NBC's top-rated morning show "Today" has helped land a record deal for a singer who appeared on the show's talent contest last year. Kristy Starling, a 22-year-old Oklahoma native, earned second place NBC's top-rated morning ...

  18. 2003 Dove Awards

    January 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nominees for the Gospel Music Association's 2003 Dove Awards, which will take place April 10 in Nashville. Below are the nominees for the Gospel Music Association's 2003 Dove Awards, which will take place April 10 in Nashville: Song of the ...

  19. Girls of Grace

    September 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 At a time when many successful artists aren't mindful of their platform and the impact their music can have on young people, Christian pop foursome Point of Grace (POG) understand the responsibility a At a time when many successful artists aren ...

  20. 2002 BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS

    May 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Winners of the 13th annual Billboard Latin Music Awards. The 13th annual Billboard Latin Music Awards -- which honor the most popular albums, songs, and performers in Latin music -- took place May 9 in Miami. Winners are determined by the actual sal ...

  21. 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 ...

  22. 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 ...

  23. 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 ...

  24. Lupillo Rivera Leads Billboard Latin Awards Finalists

    February 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Regional Mexican artist Lupillo Rivera, a maverick in the genre who released two successful studio albums within a year of each other, leads the finalists for this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards, Regional Mexican artist Lupillo Rivera, a m ...

  25. Smith To Host Gospel Radio Special

    December 18, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Michael W. Smith will host a one-hour radio special featuring gospel artists responding to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks from a spiritual perspective. Amy Grant, CeCe Winans, Steven Curtis Chapman, P Michael W. Smith will host a one-hour radio spec ...

  26. Alicia Keys Leads AMA Nominations With Five

    November 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R&B newcomer Alicia Keys, who won commercial and critical acclaim with her J Records debut album "Songs in A Minor," received a leading five American Music Awards nominations, it was announced tod R&B newcomer Alicia Keys, who won ...

  27. Top Latin Acts Record Song For Victims

    September 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 At least 30 Latin artists have been confirmed to participate in the recording of "El Ultimo Adios," a song honoring the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, with all proceeds going to the Americ At least 30 Latin artists have been co ...

  28. Stars Gather In Nashville For 'America' Recording

    June 20, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 More than 60 country and contemporary Christian artists gathered last night (June 19) in a Nashville studio to record "America the Beautiful" under the guidance of producers Tony Brown of MCA Nashvill More than 60 country and contemporary ...

  29. Powell, Hammond Lead Dove Awards Nominees

    January 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 During the past year the Christian music community has seen the breakthough of several gifted new acts at radio and retail. Those talents were again affirmed as the nominees were announced for the 32n During the past year the Christian music communi ...

  30. Rage's 'Renegades' Leads Platinum Charge

    January 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rage Against The Machine's "Renegades" (Epic), the band's final album with singer Zack De La Rocha, has been certified gold and platinum by the Recording Industry Association Of America (RIAA). Releas Rage Against The Machine ...