1. Gloria Estefan's 'On Your Feet' Musical Coming to Broadway

    May 21, 2014 12:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gloria Estefan and her husband Emilio hope to have the musical based on their life dancing on Broadway next year. Producers said Tuesday "On Your Feet!" will premiere in Chicago next summer before landing at a Nederlander theater in the fa ...

  2. Countdown to the 25th Annual Billboard Latin Music Conference: 1989-1993

    March 17, 2014 4:05 PM EDT Register today for Billboard's 2013 Latin Music Conference & Awards Use promo code 'BIZ14' to get a special discount. In honor of the 25 anniversary of Billboard's Latin Music Conference, Billboard.biz is breaking out the g ...

  3. Phil Ramone's Top 50 Billboard Albums: From '52nd Street' to 'Album 1700'

    April 01, 2013 10:40 AM EDT In a career that spanned 50 years, Phil Ramone’s credit graced some of the rock era’s most celebrated albums, from Glass Houses to Graceland and from A Star Is Born to Flashdance . Ramone, who died Saturday at age 79, was an engineer in the 1960 ...

  4. Jon Secada

    Jon Secada

    19 Albums, 26 Songs

  5. Backbeat: Mickael Carreira Hits Miami Studio With Rudy Perez For Spanish Language Album

    November 02, 2012 10:16 AM EDT Mickael Carreria (left) with producer Rudy Perez in Perez's Miami Beach studio. (Photo: Leila Cobo) Portuguese pop star Mickael Carreira turned to two Latin producers- Rudy Pérez (Cristina Aguilera, Natalie Cole, Luis Fonsi) and Julio Reyes C ...

  6. Jon Secada 'Never Too Far Away' From AC - Or His Fans

    October 26, 2012 3:17 PM EDT "Growing up listening to the radio, the main thing for me was always respecting good music. Once my career got going, I've always felt, whether or not I wrote it, a song that touches my heart hopefully will touch other people's hear ...

  7. Chart Highlights: Adult Pop Doubles The Fun.

    October 22, 2012 5:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 The trio achieves a feat previously managed on Adult Pop Songs by only one other group in the chart's 16-year history. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gai ...

  8. TV on the Radio: Don't Confuse These Songs for TV Themes

    July 20, 2012 10:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Despite no affiliation, Ed Sheeran's song 'The A Team' is conjuring thoughts of B.A. Baracus, mohawks and a cool black van. A new hit by an artist born in 1991 is bringing back memories of a TV show that went off the air in 1987. Brit ...

  9. Jon Secada @ the 2011 AMA's

    Jon Secada @ the 2011 AMA's

    November 20, 2011 11:44 PM EST 0 0 0 Jon Secada @ the 2011 AMA's Videos Jon Secada ...

  10. Backstreet Boy Howie D Adopts Familiar Sound on Debut: 'Why Stray Too Far?'

    November 14, 2011 3:30 PM EST 0 0 0 During the five-year span he spent making his first solo album, Backstreet Boys ' Howie Dorough talked about exploring his Latin roots, working with the likes of Jon Secada and Wayne Rodriguez and even singing in Spanish. But "Back To Me,& ...

  11. Ask Billboard: Pen Pals: Readers Respond, Part 1

    July 01, 2011 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and co ...

  12. La 5a Estacion's Natalia Jimenez Strikes Out On Her Own

    June 21, 2011 9:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 As a teenage music conservatory student in Madrid, Natalia Jimenez entered her eight-piece band in a rock contest in the nearby town of Torrelodones. But then, on the day of the show, the band backed out. Undaunted, Jimenez got on her motorbike with ...

  13. Ask Billboard: The Most-Played Former Hot 100 No. 1s

    March 11, 2011 4:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and co ...

  14. Leftovers From Last Week: 'Glee,' Santana, Akon

    October 05, 2010 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 With last week's charts bursting with numerous notable achievements , headlined by Zac Brown Band , Nelly and Kenny Chesney , here is a recap of a few additional praiseworthy feats before all charts are refreshed with new data Thursday (Oct. 7) ...

  15. 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 ...

  16. Chart Beat Thursday: Black Eyed Peas, Pearl Jam, Frank Sinatra

    October 01, 2009 2:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 STILL HAVIN' A BALL: Days after the 2009 Major League Baseball season began, the Black Eyed Peas settled into the leadoff spot on the Billboard Hot 100, on the charted dated April 18. This week, as the campaign reaches its 162-game conclusion a ...

  17. Chart Beat: Lady Gaga, Kenny Chesney, Silversun Pickups

    June 17, 2009 5:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 GIRL POWER POP : Until this week, seven female artists had notched at least three top 10s from a debut album on the Mainstream Top 40 airplay chart this decade. This week, that list expands by two: Lady Gaga and Katy Perry. Lady Gaga lifts 11-8 with ...

  18. Ask Billboard: Kelly Clarkson, UB40, LeAnn Rimes, Tim McGraw

    May 29, 2009 3:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. CUBAN STARS Hi Gary, Always a ple ...

  19. Jon Secada To Record, Tour In Brazil

    May 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter Jon Secada will embark on a recording and touring project that teams up two major Brazilian entertainment names: Label Som Livre and entertainment company Grupo Tom Brasil. The project includes a live show titled “The Best of Jon ...

  20. Backstreet Boys At Work On New Album, Solo Discs

    July 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Backstreet Boys Howie Dorough and A.J. McLean are continuing to work on their first solo projects even as the group has started work on its sixth studio album. Backstreet Boys Howie Dorough and A.J. McLean are continuing to work on their first solo ...

  21. BRC Signs Secada For Exclusive Booking

    September 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Latin singer Jon Secada has signed an exclusive worldwide booking agreement with Nashville-based booking agency the Bobby Roberts Company (BRC). Secada has a handful of one-off concert dates scheduled for this fall, with more expected for 2008, ac ...

  22. Chart Beat

    November 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred discusses Dean Martin, several American Idols, Johnny Cash and more! HIS SECOND COUNTRY SONG: Dean Martin had pop hits when he covered Stuart Hamblen's No. 2 country tune from 1950, "(Remember Me) I'm the One Who Loves You" ...

  23. Chart Beat

    February 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The rewriting of chart history by "High School Musical" is tackled in this week's column, as is news on John Corbett, Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton, James Blunt and Natasha Bedingfield. 'FREE' THROW: Zac Efron and Vanessa A ...

  24. 'Neighborhood' Singers Salute Mr. Rogers

    August 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Donna Summer, Roberta Flack, Ricky Skaggs, Amy Grant and CeCe Winans are among the artists featured on an upcoming tribute album to public television legend Fred Rogers. Donna Summer, Roberta Flack, Ricky Skaggs, Amy Grant and CeCe Winans are among ...

  25. Jon Secada Signs New Label, Management Deals

    June 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First album under deal set for Fall. Jon Secada has signed a multi-album deal with Florida based Big3 Records and a management deal with Big3 Entertainment through their company, Okie Dokie Management. He was formerly signed to a management deal w ...

  26. Jon Secada Signs New Label, Management Deals

    June 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First album under deal set for Fall. Jon Secada has signed a multi-album deal with Florida based Big3 Records and a management deal with Big3 Entertainment through their company, Okie Dokie Management. He was formerly signed to a management deal w ...

  27. Jackson Charity Single Finally Available

    October 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The multi-artist benefit single "What More Can I Give" will be made available today (Oct. 27) for download through the non-profit organization Music for Giving. Completed in 2001, recording of the sin The multi-artist benefit single " ...

  28. Puente Tribute Set For NYC

    March 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The music and life of late Latin jazz legend Tito Puente will be celebrated April 21 with a star-studded event at New York's Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. Actor Jimmy Smits will host "Rums of P The music and life of late Latin jazz ...

  29. Juanes, Furtado To Duet At Latin Grammys

    September 04, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Juanes and Nelly Furtado will duet on the track "Fotografia" at the third annual Latin Grammy awards, which will be presented Sept. 18 at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. The pair previously performe Juanes and Nelly Furtado will duet on ...

  30. Vives, Anthony To Rock Latin Grammys

    August 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Carlos Vives and Marc Anthony are the first performers confirmed for the third annual Latin Grammy Awards, to be broadcast live Sept. 18 on CBS. Jon Secada, Backstreet Boy Nick Carter, and actress Dai Carlos Vives and Marc Anthony are the first perf ...

  31. 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 ...

  32. Emilio Estefan Sues Venezuelan Actor

    February 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music mogul Emilio Estefan Jr., the husband of singer Gloria Estefan, sued an aspiring Venezuelan actor yesterday (Jan. 31), accusing him of defamation and abuse of process. The Miami Circuit Court su Music mogul Emilio Estefan Jr., the husband of s ...

  33. Sandoval Turns To Piano For New Album

    January 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Famed Cuban jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval will release his latest album, and first showcasing his skills as a pianist, March 12 via Crescent Moon/Columbia. The set, appropriately dubbed "My Passion f Famed Cuban jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval ...

  34. Anthony, Sanz, Vives Set For NYC Latin Benefit

    November 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Marc Anthony, Alejandro Sanz, and Carlos Vives are among the artists who will perform at Hispanos Unidos Por New York ("Hispanics United for New York"), a Latin music benefit concert in New York. Set Marc Anthony, Alejandro Sanz, and Carlo ...

  35. 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 ...

  36. Hot Product

    April 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing upcoming albums from the Billboard 2001 Latin Music Awards, Angie Martinez, David Gray, MJ Cole, Brooks & Dunn, and more. Hot Latin Sounds Christina Aguilera, Christian Castro, Luis Miguel, Carlos Vives, Son By Four, and Paulina Rubio ...

  37. Billboard Bits: Son By Four, Lil' Bow Wow, and more

    April 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Son By Four, Billboard Latin Music Awards, Lil' Bow Wow, Sandy Bull, Kelly Joe Phelps, Tom Waits, Morphine Son By Four have been added to the performance lineup for the eighth annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be taped April 26 at ...

  38. Top Stars Confirmed For Billboard Latin Awards"

    April 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gloria Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Thalia, and Alejandro Fernandez are among the acts confirmed to perform at the eighth annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be taped April 26 at Miami's Jackie Gleaso Gloria Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Thalia, and ...