Archive for the ‘Spotlight’ Category

Shakira Joins President Obama's 'Invest in US' Educational Campaign

Shakira Joins President Obama’s ‘Invest in US’ Educational Campaign

Shakira is supporting quality early childhood development… The 37-year-old Colombian singer-songwriter, former The Voice coach and philanthropist is helping President Barack Obama launch a new national campaign, Invest in US, promoting better...

Dec 14, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Maldonado & Pentatonix Release Music Video for

Maldonado & Pentatonix Release Music Video for “That’s Christmas to Me.”

Kirstie Maldonado is spreading holiday cheer… The half-Mexican American/part-Spanish artist and her fellow Pentatonix group mates have released the official music video for their original Christmas song “That’s Christmas to Me.”...

Nov 19, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Lopez Developing Legal Drama Project

Lopez Developing Legal Drama Project “Justice” for NBC

Matt Lopez is looking to bring a little justice to NBC… The network has put in development Justice, a legal drama project from the Latino screenwriter and John Glenn. Written by Lopez, a former lawyer, Justice tells the story of larger-than-life...

Oct 1, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Rodriguez Cast in Showtime’s Comedy Pilot

Rodriguez Cast in Showtime’s Comedy Pilot “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”

Things are about to get a little crazy for Vincent Rodriguez III… The Latino professional actor, singer, dancer has been cast as a potential series regular on Showtime’s comedy pilot Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, starring Rachel Bloom. The project...

Oct 1, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Yanfourd's

Yanfourd’s “Pirata de Amor” Reaches No. 1 on Billboard’s Tropical Songs Chart

It’s a special week for Yanfourd… The salsa singer has earned his first-ever No. 1 on Billboard’s Tropical Songs chart with his shipwrecked single “Pirata de Amor.“ The song, which was released in January, also earns Greatest...

Oct 1, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Perez Helps the Kansas City Royals Advance in the MLB Playoffs...

Perez Helps the Kansas City Royals Advance in the MLB Playoffs…

Salvador Perez is being hailed a hero in Kansas City… The 24-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball catcher singled home the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning, capping two late comebacks that gave his Kansas City Royals a thrilling...

Oct 1, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Lovato Reunites with Ex-Boyfriend Joe Jonas for

Lovato Reunites with Ex-Boyfriend Joe Jonas for “Camp Rock” Duet

Demi Lovato has reunited with an ex-boyfriend… But it’s not what you think! The 22-year-old part-Mexican American singer-actress joined forces with her ex, Joe Jonas, for a special Camp Rock reunion when she made a tour stop in Los Angeles over...

Sep 30, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Fergie Releases New Single

Fergie Releases New Single “L.A.Love (La La)”

It’s official… Fergie’s back with new music. Following the release of her highly anticipated new single’s artwork, the 39-year-old part-Mexican American singer and Black Eyed Peas member has released “L.A.Love (La La).” Produced by DJ...

Sep 30, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Season Two of Consuelos'

Season Two of Consuelos’ “Alpha House” Debuting on Amazon in Late October

Mark Consuelos is an Alpha male once again… Amazon Studios will be releasing all 10 episodes of the second season of the 43-year-old half-Mexican actor’s political comedy Alpha House on Friday, October 24 on Amazon Prime Instant Video in the...

Sep 30, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Pitbull Receives Family Day Artist Achievement Award from the T.J. Martell Foundation

Pitbull Receives Family Day Artist Achievement Award from the T.J. Martell Foundation

Pitbull has added another award to his resume… The 33-year-old Cuban American rap superstar, the top-ranking Latino artist on Forbes’ World’s Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Acts list, was honored with the first ever Family Day Artist Achievement Award...

Sep 30, 14 • SpotlightNo Comments »