1. Pepe Aguilar to Rock Genre-Bending MTV Unplugged Set (Exclusive)

    April 11, 2014 7:00 AM EDT TR3s (formerly known as MTV TR3s), usually turns to Latin rock or alternative acts for its MTV Unplugged series. But after a successful foray into regional Mexican territory with Los Tigres del Norte in 2011, the network is once again thinking out ...

  2. Pepe Aguilar to Rock Genre-Bending MTV Unplugged Set (Exclusive)

    April 11, 2014 7:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 TR3s (formerly known as MTV TR3s), usually turns to Latin rock or alternative acts for its MTV Unplugged series. But after a successful foray into regional Mexican territory with Los Tigres del Norte in 2011, the network is once again thinking outsi ...

  3. 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. ...

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  5. Latin Grammys: Carla Morrison's F-Bomb, 3BallMTY Launching Label + More Backstage Moments

    November 16, 2012 8:40 AM EST 0 0 0 The Latin Grammy Awards rocked Las Vegas on Thursday night , with dazzling performances by Pitbull and Alejandro Sanz among others, plus big wins by lovable Mexican pop duo Jesse & Joy. But not everything during the broadcast, so here are highli ...

  6. Jesse & Joy's Pizza, 3BallMTY's Label, Carla Morrison's Choice Words: 10 Things You Didn't See (Or Hear) At The Latin Grammys

    November 16, 2012 7:30 AM EST Jesse and Joy (Getty Images) From stories about how last night's big Latin Grammy winners Jesse & Joy wrote their hit song over greasy pizza and badass Carla Morrison's interesting choice of words to Juanes' daughters' hobb ...

  7. Jesse & Joy Are Big Winners at Latin Grammy Awards

    November 16, 2012 1:05 AM EST 0 0 0 Mexican pop/rock duo Jesse & Joy ran away with the night as four-time winners of the Latin Grammy Awards, taking home trophies for best record, song and contemporary pop vocal album. "Thanks to the best fans in the world," said Jessie, ...

  8. Jesse & Joy Win Big at Latin Grammys

    November 16, 2012 12:18 AM EST LAS VEGAS--Mexican pop/rock duo Jesse & Joy ran with the night as four-time winners at the Latin Grammys, taking home trophies for best record, song and contemporary pop vocal album. "Thanks to the best fans in the world," said Jessi ...

  9. Valentin Velasco, Founder of Balboa Records, Dead at 80

    November 05, 2012 4:43 PM EST Valentín Velasco, who founded indie Latin label Balboa Records and was its president for over 20 years, died November 4 in his home in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 80 years old. A trim, dynamic man who was unafraid to test new marketing a ...

  10. 3BallMTY, Gerardo Ortiz Dominate Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    October 18, 2012 11:00 PM EDT (Photo: Michael Buckner/Getty Images) Young talent and a bold new musical trend dominated the second annual Billboard Mexican Music Awards, with 3BallMTY, the edgy tribal music troupe, winning nine awards, including New Artist of the Year, Artist ...

  11. 3BallMTY, Gerardo Ortiz Dominate Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    October 18, 2012 10:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Young talent and a bold new musical trend dominated the second annual Billboard Mexican Music Awards, with 3BallMTY, the edgy tribal music troupe, winning nine awards, including New Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year, Duo or Group; Song Artist o ...

  12. Pepe Aguilar earns Artistic Legacy Award

    October 15, 2012 6:50 AM EDT When Pepe Aguilar was 3 years old, his parents -- singer/actor Antonio Aguilar, considered one of the world's great ranchera voices, and screen siren Flor Silvestre -- handed him a microphone onstage at New York's Madison Square Garden ...

  13. Viva Mexico!

    October 15, 2012 6:43 AM EDT Billboard and Telemundo reunite to present second Mexican music honors. For the second consecutive year, Billboard celebrates the rich diversity, quality, depth and continuing commercial success of regional Mexican music through its Premios Bill ...

  14. Celebrating Mexican Music's Best Artists

    October 15, 2012 6:40 AM EDT Trio 3BallMTY tops ranks of finalists. A rich array of artists are finalists for the second Billboard Mexican Music Awards. Presented by State Farm, the awards can be seen on Telemundo live from Los Angeles on Oct. 18. Finalists-and winners-are ...

  15. Flakiss Makes Her Return in Acting

    October 15, 2012 6:21 AM EDT L.A. rapper takes a fictional role that almost tells her real-life story. Rapper Yahira Garcia -- aka Flakiss -- was supposed to be the next big act in Latin hip-hop nearly a decade ago when she signed to Univision Records. In 2006, after asking ...

  16. Larry Hernandez, La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga, More To Perform at Billboard Mexican Music Awards

    October 09, 2012 7:30 AM EDT Larry Hernandez, La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga, Los Huracanes del Norte, Conjunto Primavera and Yuridia have joined the line-up of performers at the second edition of the Billboard Mexican Music Awards. The awards show, broadcas ...

  17. Chart Highlights: Bruno Mars, Adele Arrive On Pop, Adult Charts

    October 08, 2012 2:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bruno Mars blasts in with 'Locked Out of Heaven,' while Adele does some bonding with radio of her own with 'Skyfall.' Plus, new No. 1s for P!nk, Mumford & Sons and Wisin & Yandel. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a ...

  18. Eduardo Baptista Fernandez, Head of Editorial Edimusa and Vander Music, Dies

    October 02, 2012 12:20 PM EDT Eduardo O. Baptista Fernández, GM of indie publisher Grupo Editorial Edimusa in Mexico and Vander Music in the United States, died of suddenly on Sept. 29. He was 39. Based in Mexico City, Baptista Fernández was the son of Eduardo Baptista Lucio, ...

  19. Billboard Mexican Music Awards: 3BallMTY, Pepe Aguilar to Perform

    October 01, 2012 3:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Performers at the Billboard Mexican Music Awards will include 3BallMTY, the group of young DJs that leads the finalists for the awards with nods in 12 categories. Regional Mexican stars Pepe Aguilar, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, Ana Barbara, Julion Alvar ...

  20. 3BallMTY, Pepe Aguilar, Julion Alvarez y su Norteno Banda To Perform at Billboard Mexican Music Awards.

    October 01, 2012 3:12 PM EDT BallMTY attend the 2011 Billboard Mexican Music Awards on Oct. 20 in Los Angeles (Getty Images) Performers at the Billboard Mexican Music Awards will include 3BallMTY, the group of young DJs that leads the finalists for the awards with nods in 12 ...

  21. Joan Sebastian, Pepe Aguilar, Shaila Durcal To Play September Tour Dates

    July 13, 2012 5:28 PM EDT Promoters for a major Latin music co-headlining tour featuring Mexican stars Joan Sebastian, Pepe Aguilar and Shaila Durcal say originally announced Sept. dates will take place despite the fact that the tour's initial eight summer dates have ...

  22. Homero Patron, Mexican Composer and Producer, Dead at 61

    July 07, 2012 12:41 PM EDT Mexican composer, arranger and producer Homero Patrón, known for his elegant renderings of Mexican music, passed away July 4 in Los Angeles. He was 61 years old. An unfailingly polite man who worked with a wide array of acts-including Marco Antoni ...

  23. Marc Anthony, Chayanne, Marco Antonio Solis Announce 14-City U.S. Tour

    April 23, 2012 10:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Three of the biggest names in Latin music-salsa singer Marc Anthony, romantic balladeer Marco Antonio Solis and pop vocalist Chayanne-are teaming up for a U.S. tour that will take them to 14 cities, the trio announced during a press conference at th ...

  24. Marc Anthony, Chayanne, Marco Antonio Solis Announce 14-City U.S. Tour

    April 23, 2012 1:49 PM EDT Three of the biggest names in Latin music-salsa singer Marc Anthony, romantic balladeer Marco Antonio Solis and pop vocalist Chayanne-are teaming up for a U.S. tour that will take them to 14 cities, the trio announced during a press conference at ...

  25. Joan Sebastian, Pepe Aguilar, Shaila Durcal Announce 15-city U.S. Tour

    April 20, 2012 3:08 PM EDT Singers Joan Sebastian, Pepe Aguilar and Shaila Durcal, three major artists in Mexican music, are heading to 15 cities as part of a U.S. tour that kicks off June 22 in Washington, D.C., the artists announced during a press conference in Los Angele ...

  26. Latin Grammys: Calle 13 Makes History in Star-Studded Night

    November 10, 2011 11:55 PM EST 0 0 0 The 12th annual Latin Grammys, which were telecast live from the Mandalay Bay, made it a night the Puerto Rican rapping duo Calle 13 will not soon forget as they dominated the awards show with a staggering nine wins including record of the year, bes ...

  27. Backbeat: Mexican Star Pepe Aguilar Stops in Miami, Talks Online Promotion

    September 29, 2011 5:55 PM EDT Mexican star Pepe Aguilar stopped briefly in Miami as part of the whirlwind promotion of his new album, Negociaré con La Pena, out on Venemusic . Aguilar, who is also up for a Latin Grammy, did the circuit of national television shows, including D ...

  28. Juan Gabriel Steals Show, Calle 13 Sweep Latin Grammys

    November 06, 2009 11:13 AM EST 0 0 0 Juan Gabriel was the big star of the 10th annual Latin Grammy Awards, which aired live on the Univision network from Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay Events Center yesterday (Nov. 5). The fabled composer and showman extraordinaire, who performed live fo ...

  29. Latin Stars Sign On For Latin Grammys

    October 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Pepe Aguilar, Oscar D'León, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, Wisin & Yandel and Juan Gabriel have joined the roster of acts performing at the 10th annual Latin Grammys, taking place Nov. 5. Other ...

  30. Latin Briefs: Pepe Aguilar, Qsound

    July 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -Contemporary mariachi star Pepe Aguilar is launching his own clothing label, The Pepe Aguilar Signature Line, beginning with men’s shoes and boots and branching into women’s shoes, clothing and accessories. The shoes will be sold initially throug ...

  31. 'Rodeo' Set For September Run

    April 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Los Tigres del Norte, Pepe Aguilar and El Chapo de Sinaloa will perform "The Rodeo of the Decade," a U.S. tour slated to begin in September. The three superstars of norteño, pop/ranchera and banda will be joined by horses in a "musi ...

  32. White Departs Balboa Records

    February 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST Frank White, Balboa Records' longtime national director of promotions, has left the company. White, who had been with Balboa over ten years, is now running the U.S. offices of pop/ranchera star Pepe Aguilar. Aguilar recently won a Grammy for ...

  33. Ivan Oswaldo Lopez

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 How did Ivan Oswaldo Lopez prepare to participate in Univision's singing competition "Objetivo Fama"? By appearing first on other televised talent shows. Four of them, to be exact. How did Ivan Oswaldo Lopez prepare to participate in ...

  34. Rivera, Rieleros Win Big At Premios De La Radio

    November 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST Liberman Broadcasting KBUE (Que Buena)/Los Angeles' Los Premios de La Radio were handed out Wednesday (Nov. 14) at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles. Among the night's big winners were Jenni Rivera, who took home Artist of the Year, ...

  35. Latin Grammys Name Artists, Performers

    October 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Person of the year and five-time nominee Juan Luis Guerra is one of the artists confirmed to perform at the 8th annual Latin Grammy Awards, taking place Nov. 8 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Other confirmed performers are regional ...

  36. Latin Acts To Play Apple Stores For Hispanic Heritage Month

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Juan Luis Guerra, Pepe Aguilar, Xtreme and Jeremias are some of the Latin acts set to perform at Apple stores in five U.S. cities as part of Hispanic Heritage Month. The series begins Sept. 15 with a performance by the B-Side Players at Apple' ...

  37. Corona, CMN Present Latin Concert Series

    August 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Corona Extra has partnered with event promotion company CMN to present a series of Latin music concerts throughout the country. The 2007 "Corona Concert Series" will include 11 concerts in nine key Latin markets. They include four shows ...

  38. Mariachi Icon Antonio Aguilar Dies At 88

    June 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary mariachi singer and actor Antonio Aguilar, known as "El Charro de Mexico," passed away last night (June 19) following a long illness. He was 88. Legendary mariachi singer and actor Antonio Aguilar, known as "El Charro de Mex ...

  39. Billboard Bits: Premios Lo Nuestra, Five For Fighting, Powersolo

    February 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Norteno band Intocable and Mexican hitmakers Mana were the big winners at the 19th Premios Lo Nuestro a La Musica Latina, taking home three prizes each. The awards aired lived last night (Feb. 22) on Norteno band Intocable and Mexican hitmakers Mana ...

  40. 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 ...

  41. Aguilar Featured In Soap

    February 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST "Destilando Amor" (Oozing Love), the new televisa soap opera that began airing Jan. 22 in Mexico, boasts a title track performed by crooner Pepe Aguilar. The song will be included as a bonus track in a reissue of Aguilar's current a ...

  42. Pérez Takes Traditional Sounds To The Street

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For some, adding a reggaetón sound to their music would be an attempt to court latest popular trend. For Yolanda Pérez, the mixture is simply part of her persona. "Reggaetón is just an Yolanda Pérez is not the first bilingual, bicultural artist ...

  43. 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 ...

  44. Latin Notas

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Known for his pop and ranchera blend, singer Pepe Aguilar begins to record a mariachi and an all-Italian album. Read Leila Cobo's column. Known for his pop and ranchera blend, singer Pepe Aguilar begins to record a mariachi and an all-Italian ...

  45. Pepe Aguilar Plots Two New Projects

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer Pepe Aguilar will begin recording two simultaneous projects this month. The first, a predominantly mariachi album, is geared for release in the United States and Mexico possibly next year. Singer Pepe Aguilar will begin recording two simultan ...

  46. X

    February 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Intocable's two-disc set, "X," commemorates the norteÑo group's 10-year-plus association with EMI Latin and its 10th release for the label. Intocable's two-disc set, "X," commemorates the norteño group's 10-ye ...

  47. 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists Below are the finalists for the 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be presented April 28 in Miami. Hot Latin Track Of The Year: "Me Dedique A Perderte" Alejandro Fernandez (Sony Discos) " ...

  48. Top Acts Sign On For Selena Tribute

    January 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A major concert featuring a wide range of Latin stars will commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Selena Quintanilla's death. A major concert featuring a wide range of Latin stars will commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Selena Quintanilla&# ...

  49. Venegas Dominates Premios Oye! Awards

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Julieta Venegas continued her winning streak of music awards, taking top honors Saturday (Nov. 13) at Mexico's third annual Premios Oye! Awards. Julieta Venegas continued her winning streak of music awards, taking top honors Saturday (Nov. 13) ...

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