1. Celebrate Cinco de Mayo With the Top 25 Hot Latin Songs by Mexican Acts: From Juan Gabriel to Selena & More

    May 05, 2017 10:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 In honor of Cinco de Mayo, Billboard looks back at the top songs by Mexican acts. In honor of Cinco de Mayo, Billboard has compiled the top songs of all time by acts of Mexican heritage on the Hot Latin Songs chart (which launched in 1986). Alejandr ...

  2. Remembering Selena on the 20th Anniversary of 'Selena,' the Movie

    March 21, 2017 12:16 PM EDT 0 0 0 On March 31, 1995, Selena Quintanilla Pérez left her home at 9 a.m. with plans to go to the recording studio to lay down vocals for a demo. Instead, at 11:49 am, Selena stumbled into the lobby of a Days Inn motel clutching her chest, a trail of bloo ...

  3. Jennifer Lopez on Playing Selena: 'She Had a Sense of Living in the Present & Following Her Heart'

    March 21, 2017 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The biopic was released 20 years ago today. On March 31, 1995, Selena Quintanilla Pérez left her home at 9 a.m. with plans to go to the recording studio to lay down vocals for a demo. By 1 p.m., she was dead, shot in the back by the former president ...

  4. Top 8 Moments From 'Selena' in Honor of Film's 20th Anniversary

    March 18, 2017 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's hard to believe that 20 years ago, Selena Quintanilla 's biopic hit the big screen starring Jennifer Lopez . The release date was March 21, 1997, to be exact, just two years after the tragic death of Tejano music's rising star.  ...

  5. International Women's Day Anthems: J.Lo, Selena, Paulina Rubio & More Rebellious Latina Women

    March 08, 2017 10:29 AM EST 0 0 0 In commemoration of the movement for women’s rights, every year on March 8th, the International Women's Day (originally called International Working Women's Day) is celebrated. In the midst of this movement, Latina women raise their voices ...

  6. The 50 Greatest Latin Songs of All Time

    November 12, 2015 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 They made us dance and they made us sing, and they still do so today. When it comes to music, there's no objective right or wrong, good or bad – but that never stops passionate music fans from sharing and defending their favorites. From pop hoo ...

  7. Selena Quintanilla Fans Petition for Madame Tussauds Wax Figure

    August 10, 2015 6:51 PM EDT 20.075 k 335 100 The last time a Selena Quintanilla fan used Change.org to petition for something, it resulted in a major move for MAC Cosmetics, which recently announced it will launch a makeup line in 2016 inspired by the late queen of Tejano. Selena Qu ...

  8. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1992, Madonna Sported the No. 1 'This Used to Be My Playground'

    August 03, 2015 8:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. Aug. 3, 1996 Still remember the moves? Los Del Rio 's "Macarena" Hot 100 began a whopping 14-week command of the Billboard H ...

  9. 'Sabado Gigante': The Show's 10 Best Musical Moments

    April 17, 2015 4:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 Mention the name Don Francisco to any Latino and it will automatically conjure up a memory of a musical performance by an icon -- usually long before they hit the big time and went mainstream. 'Sabado Gigante' Ending After 53 Years on TV A ...

  10. Remembering Selena: Q&A with A.B. Quintanilla III

    Remembering Selena: Q&A with A.B. Quintanilla III

    March 31, 2015 2:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 Selena's brother, producer/songwriter A.B. Quintanilla III talks to Billboard for the 20th anniversary of the singer's death. Selena , Selena , A.B. Quintanilla III Latin Selena A.B. Quintanilla III ...

  11. Remembering Selena: Q&A with Suzette Quintanilla-Arriaga

    Remembering Selena: Q&A with Suzette Quintanilla-Arriaga

    March 31, 2015 2:08 PM EDT 0 2 0 Selena's sister Suzette Quintanilla-Arriaga talks to Billboard for the 20th anniversary of the singer's death. Selena , Suzette Quintanilla-Arriaga , Selena Latin Suzette Quintanilla-Arriaga Selena ...

  12. This Week In Billboard Chart History: Guns N' Roses Celebrate 'Sweet' Success

    August 04, 2014 8:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 This week in 1988, the rockers ruled with their breakthrough classic. Plus, remembering key chart feats for Rick Nelson, Selena and Bryan Adams Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart hist ...

  13. 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 ...

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  15. 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 ...

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

    December 10, 2012 2:35 PM EST 0 0 0 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 Conference, ...

  17. Latin Conference: Jenni Rivera Opens Up About Her Music, Reality Show, and Her Mexican-American Roots

    April 25, 2012 3:11 PM EDT Jenni Rivera at the Billboard Latin Music Conference Q&A with Billboard's Leila Cobo and mun2's Flavio Morales. (Photo: Michael Seto) Mexican-American diva Jenni Rivera - singer, songwriter, performer, producer, reality TV star, radi ...

  18. Appeal From Selena's Killer In Wrong Court

    June 11, 2009 10:11 AM EDT 0 0 0 The convicted killer of Tejano music star Selena lost an appeal Wednesday in Texas' highest criminal appeals court because it was filed in the wrong county. Yolanda Saldivar had asked the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals to order an appeal filed ...

  19. This Day in Music

    October 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Sonic Youth principal Kim Gordon offers the U.S. premiere of her film, "Perfect Partner," and participates in a live performance of the soundtrack at Montclair State University in Montclair, N. 2006 - Sonic Youth principal Kim Gordo ...

  20. Conjunto Primavera, Juanes To Receive Billboard Awards

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 At the 2008 Billboard Latin Music Awards, Norteño group Conjunto Primavera will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award while the Spirit of Hope Award will be bestowed upon Colombian rocker Juanes At the 2008 Billboard Latin Music Awards, Norteño gro ...

  21. This Day in Music

    October 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Sonic Youth principal Kim Gordon offers the U.S. premiere of her film, "Perfect Partner," and participates in a live performance of the soundtrack at Montclair State University in Montclair, N. 2006 - Sonic Youth principal Kim Gordo ...

  22. This Day in Music

    October 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Composer/arranger/conductor Frank DeVol dies of natural causes in Lafayette, Calif. He is 88.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - New York rappers Jay-Z and Nas end their longtime feud ...

  23. This Day in Music

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Tina Turner announces plans for her "final stadium tour," the "Millennium 2000 Twenty Four Seven" tour, at a Paris press conference.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 19 ...

  24. Peart's 'Ghost Rider' Heading To Film

    July 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Scabeba Entertainment has acquired the film and television rights to Rush drummer/lyricist Neil Peart's biographical journal "Ghost Rider." Scabeba Entertainment has acquired the film and television rights to Rush drummer/lyricist Nei ...

  25. This Day in Music

    October 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Korn debuts its new single on the season premiere of "South Park." Korn members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, and David Silveria ...

  26. Hot Product

    September 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week: -- An album of B-sides and remixes from U.K. singer/songwriter Beth Orton, "The Other Side of Daybreak" (Heavenly/Astralwerks). -- Danish rock act the Raveonettes' "Ch ...

  27. Chayanne, Montenegro Take Billboard Latin Honors

    May 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The old mingled with the new last night (May 8) at the 2003 Billboard Latin Music awards. Veteran Puerto Rican singer Chayanne and rising Mexican star Pilar Montenegro were the big winners, each takin The old mingled with the new last night (May 8) ...

  28. This Day in Music

    October 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Korn debuts its new single on the season premiere of "South Park." Korn members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, and David Silveria ...

  29. A.B. Quintanilla Eyes Label Deal, New Album

    May 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A.B. Quintanilla, founder and leader of EMI Latin band A.B. Quintanilla Y Los Kumbia Kings, has inked a deal to form a joint-venture label with the major, to be called King of Bling. Also partnered in A.B. Quintanilla, founder and leader of EMI Lati ...

  30. Quintanilla Says 'Shhh'

    February 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla & the Kumbia Kings to the pull of his famous, and late, sister Selena. At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla ...

  31. Quintanilla Says 'Shhh'

    February 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla & the Kumbia Kings to the pull of his famous, and late, sister Selena. At some point it might have been possible to attribute the success of A.B. Quintanilla ...