1. Ask Billboard: How Popular Is Country Music?

    October 02, 2009 5:04 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. OUR COUNTRY Hey there Gary, I am ...

  2. Juanes' Cuba Concert Draws Huge Crowd In Havana

    September 21, 2009 8:51 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hundreds of thousands of Cubans flocked to sprawling Revolution Plaza on Sunday for an open-air "peace concert" headlined by Colombian rocker Juanes , an event criticized by some Cuban-Americans who say the performers were lending support ...

  3. Juanes' Cuba Concert Details Announced

    September 10, 2009 4:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 An international lineup of Latin acts will join Colombian rocker Juanes at his controversial "Paz Sin Fronteras" (Peace Without Borders) concert, scheduled for Havana, Cuba Sept. 20. The free concert, which coincides with the United Nation ...

  4. Ask Billboard: Paulina Rubio, Black Eyed Peas, Marvin Gaye

    June 12, 2009 3:17 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. PAULINA POWER Hola Gary! My e-mai ...

  5. Chart Beat: Lady GaGa, "Now 30", Taylor Swift

    April 02, 2009 12:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Beat now offers a sneak peak at chart action with a first-look edition on Wednesdays. On Thursdays, when all of our online charts are refreshed with the latest data, Chart Beat appears as always in its full form, spotlighting achievements from ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. This Day in Music

    September 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Tracy Byrd and wife Michelle welcome their third child, a son, into the world.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2003 - World music star Manu Chao cancels a concert in Malaga, Spain, after ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Billboard Latin Awards To Honor Shakira, Sebastian

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Joan Sebastian will receive the Billboard Hall of Fame award for his career achievements and Shakira will be bestowed with the Spirit of Hope award at the 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Joan Sebastian will receive the Billboard Hall of Fame awar ...

  10. 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 ...

  11. Daddy Yankee, RBD Lead Billboard Latin Finalists

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With appearances in 10 and nine categories, respectively, reggaeton star Daddy Yankee and Mexican pop phenomenon RBD -- both part of the youth movement that dominated Billboard's Latin charts last yea Reggaetón star Daddy Yankee and Mexican pop ...

  12. 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 ...

  13. OnTV

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 31 "Daily Download," Fuse Featured artist: Midtown. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured artists: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Ozzy Osbourne (al ...

  14. This Day in Music

    September 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Tracy Byrd and wife Michelle welcome their third child, a son, into the world.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2003 - World music star Manu Chao cancels a concert in Malaga, Spain, after ...

  15. Special Olympics Bows Latin Xmas Initiative

    August 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For the first time in its nearly 20 years of existence, the Special Olympics will produce a version of its holiday themed fundraising music series in a language other than English. For the first time in its nearly 20 years of existence, Special Olym ...

  16. TOP LATIN ALBUMS

    May 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/latin50.jsp 1. "BARRIO FINO," DADDY YANKEE 2. "Divinas," Patrulla 81 3. "Mi Sangre," Juanes 4. "Mas Flow 2," LunyTunes & Baby Ranks 5. Olga Tanon, Una Nueva Mujer Issue date: May 21, 2005 News J ...

  17. Billboard Latin Awards Reflect Genre's Evolution

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The winners of this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards reflected the changing sound of Latin music and the public's reception of it. At last night's event (April 28) in Miami, multiple winners includ The winners of this year's B ...

  18. Solis Honored With Billboard's Lifetime Achievement Award

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. If there's a limit to Marco Antonio Solís' success, he has yet to reach it. In his more than 30 years in the limelight, Solís has achieved so many milestones, it's hard to pinpoint which ...

  19. Solis, Thalia, Juanes Headline Billboard Latin Awards

    March 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Marco Antonio Solis, Thalia and Juanes will headline the Billboard Latin Music Awards, set for April 28 at the Miami Arena. Marco Antonio Solis, Thalia and Juanes will headline the Billboard Latin Music Awards, set for April 28 at the Miami Arena. T ...

  20. Solis, Guerra To Receive Billboard Latin Honors

    March 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Two of Latin music's biggest stars and most highly regarded contemporary Latin singer/songwriters, Marco Antonio Solis and Juan Luis Guerra, will receive special honors at the 2005 Billboard Latin Mus Two of Latin music's biggest stars and ...

  21. Latin Grammys To Celebrate Celia Cruz

    September 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Marc Anthony, Gloria Estefan and Olga Tanon will lead a tribute to the late Celia Cruz during tomorrow's (Sept. 3) fourth annual Latin Grammy Awards. Marc Anthony, Gloria Estefan and Olga Tanon will lead a tribute to the late Celia Cruz during ...

  22. Sobrevivir

    December 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 No longer a merenguera, Olga TaÑón is now firmly entrenched in her position as a diva with a powerhouse voice who can navigate a variety of styles with ease and conviction. RELEASE DATE: Nov. 19 No longer a merenguera, Olga Tañón is now firmly entre ...

  23. 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 ...

  24. 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 ...

  25. 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 ...

  26. Top Stars Confirmed For Billboard Latin Awards

    April 11, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Thalia, Marc Anthony, Carlos Vives, Celine Dion, Olga Tanon, Juan Gabriel, and Cristian are the first performers confirmed to appear at the Billboard Latin Music Awards, set for May 9 in Miami Beach, Thalia, Marc Anthony, Carlos Vives, Celine Dion, ...

  27. Desert Roses 2

    February 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Intended to capitalize on the success of last year's Desert Roses collection, this second volume will hopefully reach an even wider audience—one beyond world music fans, even—because it' Intended to capitalize on the success of last year&# ...

  28. 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 ...

  29. Jackson Completes Charity Single

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Michael Jackson has completed work on "What More Can I Give," a new single he hopes will raise $50 million for relief organizations in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Among the artists who Michael Jackson has completed work on ...

  30. Yo Por Tí

    July 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 On her newest album, Puerto Rican vocal star Olga TaÑón goes a step further to promote the notion that she's a versatile singer capable of much more than the merengue that made her famou On her newest album, Puerto Rican vocal star Olga Tañón g ...

  31. Solis Reveals More Of His 'Soul'

    May 30, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 During his 25 years as a member of Los Bukis -- perhaps Mexico's best-known romantic <I>grupo</I> -- Marco Antonio Solis earned a reputation as a songwriter with a troubadour's knack for the vernacula During his 25 years as a m ...