1. Dylan Earns First No. 1 Album Since 1976

    September 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For the first time in 30 years, Bob Dylan tops The Billboard 200 with "Modern Times." Not only is it the legendary songwriter's first album to reach the throne since "Desire" in 1976, it's also his hi For the first time ...

  2. The 'Underdog'

    August 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tego Calderon has cultivated an image as the deep thinker and top lyricist of the reggaeton movement, a notion supported by his recent trip to Sierra Leone to film a documentary on the diamond mining Tego Calderon has cultivated an image as the deep ...

  3. Tego Time

    August 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Reggaetón star Tego Calderón drops the bling and turns inward on his Atlantic debut, "El Subestimado/The Underdog." Will that translate to a long-awaited U.S. breakthrough? Tego Calderón has dropped the bling. A few weeks ago, after much s ...

  4. Green Day Dominates MTV Video Music Awards

    August 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Green Day continued its charmed year by dominating the 2005 MTV Video Music Awards last night (Aug. 28) in Miami. The group's video for "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" won six awards, including video of Green Day continued its charmed ye ...

  5. Tego Calderon Signs With Atlantic

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Puerto Rican reggaeton star Tego Calderon has become the first artist in the genre to sign with a major, non-Latin label. Puerto Rican reggaeton star Tego Calderon has become the first artist in the genre to sign with a major, non-Latin label. Calde ...

  6. Guatauba—The Kings of New York, Vol. 2

    January 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Just how far does reggaetón go? The compilation "Guatauba—The Kings of New York, Vol. 2" contains original material and new versions of familiar songs showcasing different styles and voi Just how far does reggaetón go? The compilation &quo ...

  7. Vico C Seeks The 'Truth'

    December 03, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. The Orange County Correctional Facility in Orlando, Fla., does not have visitation rooms. So when Jorge Pino, president/chairman of EMI Latin, went to see his artist, rapper Vico C, he had to go to anot ...

  8. Borinqueña

    October 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Roselyn Sánchez's recording debut is not what one might expect from an actress-turned-singer. Roselyn Sánchez's recording debut is not what one might expect from an actress-turned-singer. Rather than choosing the facile route—that is, stan ...

  9. El Aballarde

    July 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After a successful release in his native Puerto Rico, as well as critical acclaim, Tego Calderón's "El Aballarde" now makes its formal U.S. After a successful release in his native Puerto Rico, as well as critical acclaim, Tego Calder ...