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Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart for 31st Week

It’s 31-weeks down, and 11 to go for Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee…  The 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer and 40-year-old Puerto Rican rapper’s smash “Despacito” has tallied a 31st week at No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart,...

Sep 7, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Christian Nodal's Debut Album Opens at No. 1 on Billboard’s Regional Mexican Albums Chart

Christian Nodal’s Debut Album Opens at No. 1 on Billboard’s Regional Mexican Albums Chart

Christian Nodal is No. 1 with a bullet…  The 18-year-old Mexican singer-songwriter’s debut album Me Deje Llevar has opened at No. 1 on Billboard’s Regional Mexican Albums chart with 9,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending...

Sep 6, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Don Omar Announces Retirement Tour, Forever King... The Last Tour

Don Omar Announces Retirement Tour, Forever King… The Last Tour

Don Omar is taking his final bow… The 39-year-old Puerto Rican reggaeton singer and actor, known as El Rey, has announced his retirement through his Forever King… The Last Tour. Don Omar made the official announcement this week, posting a...

Sep 3, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” Scores 30th Week at No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart

Make that 30 weeks at the top for Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee… The 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer and 40-year-old Puerto Rican rapper’s smash single “Despacito,” featuring Justin Bieber, scores its 30th week at No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot...

Sep 1, 17 • Entertainment, LATINewsNo Comments »
Sony Music Latin Partners with Jenni Rivera’s Siblings to Develop Regional Mexican Stars

Sony Music Latin Partners with Jenni Rivera’s Siblings to Develop Regional Mexican Stars

Jenni Rivera’s family is keeping her legacy alive… Juan and Rosie Rivera, siblings of the late Mexican American Banda and ranchera singer who passed away in December 2012, have joined Sony Music Latin in a new venture to develop the next...

Aug 30, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Cardi B to Perform at Power 105.1's Powerhouse Music Celebration

Cardi B to Perform at Power 105.1’s Powerhouse Music Celebration

Cardi B’s got the power… The 24-year-old half-Dominican American hip hop artist is set to perform at Power 105.1‘s annual Powerhouse music celebration, which brings some of hip-hop’s biggest names to its stage. Cardi B, whose...

Aug 29, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Paco Osuna to Take the Stage at the First-Ever Ultra Mexico

Paco Osuna to Take the Stage at the First-Ever Ultra Mexico

Paco Osuna is readying for an ultra special event… The Spanish DJ is set to perform at the first-ever Ultra Mexico event on October 5 and 6, as the Ultra Music Festival heads south of the border. The phase 2 lineup just dropped, with Osuna making...

Aug 28, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Boyce Avenue Receives

Boyce Avenue Receives “Streamy Awards” Nomination for Its Cover of The Chainsmokers’ “Closer”

Alejandro Luis Manzano, Daniel Enrique Manzano and Fabian Rafael Manzano are one step closer to a web award… The Latino brothers, who make up Boyce Avenue, have earned their first Streamy Awards nomination, alongside actress/singer Sarah Hyland,...

Aug 23, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee's

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” Continues No. 1 Run on Billboard’s Latin Streaming Songs Chart

It’s another milestone for Luis Fonsi… The 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer’s smash collaboration with Daddy Yankee, “Despacito,” reigns at No. 1 for a 27th consecutive week on Billboard’s Latin Streaming Songs chart....

Aug 16, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Bruno Mars Earns Four MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

Bruno Mars Earns Four MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

It’s a Magic-al time for Bruno Mars… The 31-year-old part-Puerto Rican singer leads the Latino pack of MTV Video Music Awards nominees with four nods. Mars, who released “24K Magic” as the lead single from the album of the same name...

Jul 25, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »