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Shakira’s “Chantaje,” feat. Maluma, Matches the Run of “Hips Don’t Lie” on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart

Shakira is still blackmailing her way to the top of the charts… The 39-year-old Colombian superstar rules the roost on Billboard‘s Hot Latin Songs chart (dated January 21) for an eighth (nonconsecutive) week with “Chantaje,”...

Jan 16, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Nicky Jam Receives Four iHeartRadio Music Award Nominations

Nicky Jam Receives Four iHeartRadio Music Award Nominations

Nicky Jam is getting some much deserved radio recognition… The 35-year-old Puerto Rican and Dominican American singer-songwriter received four iHeartRadio Music Award nominations, including one in a non-Latin category. Nicky Jam, the...

Jan 5, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
The Martinez Brothers to Take the Stage at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

The Martinez Brothers to Take the Stage at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

The Martinez Brothers are headed to the California desert… The Latino-American duo of disc jockeys, music producers, and remixers from The Bronx have been added to the lineup for the 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. The full roster...

Jan 4, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Lopez Returning as Host of This Year's Playboy Jazz Festival

Lopez Returning as Host of This Year’s Playboy Jazz Festival

George Lopez is jazzed about his upcoming gig… The 55-year-old Mexican American actor/comedian will host this year’s Playboy Jazz Festival, which will be presented by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association June 10-11 at the Hollywood Bowl....

Jan 3, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Maldonado & Pentatonix Groupmates Remain Atop the Billboard 200 for Second Week

Maldonado & Pentatonix Groupmates Remain Atop the Billboard 200 for Second Week

Kirstie Maldonado is still basking in the holiday spirit… The 24-year-old half-Mexican, part Spanish-American singer and her fellow Pentatonix members spend a second week atop the Billboard 200 with their holiday album A Pentatonix Christmas....

Jan 2, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Mendonca Filho Named to Variety’s

Mendonca Filho Named to Variety’s “10 Directors to Watch” List

Keep your eyes on Kleber Mendonca Filho… The Brazilian film director, screenwriter and producer will be honored as one of Variety’s 10 Directors to Watch during the Palm Springs Film Festival in January.The full list, which spans the...

Dec 29, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Maldonado & Her Pentatonix Bandmates’ Christmas Album Reaches No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart

Kirstie Maldonado is a woman on top… of the charts… The 24-year-old half-Mexican, part Spanish-American singer and her fellow Pentatonix members have scored their second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart. The vocal group’s Pentatonix...

Dec 28, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Thorne Signs with Publicity Firm 42West

Bella Thorne has a new publicity team… The 19-year-old half-Cuban American actress/singer has signed with publicity firm 42West. The Disney Channel alum most recently appeared in Boo! A Madea Halloween, and next year she will star in Freeform’s...

Dec 27, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Nicky Jam Signs with Publicity Firm 42West

Nicky Jam is pressing on with a new team … The 35-year-old Puerto Rican and Dominican American singer/songwriter has signed with 42West, one of the leading full-service public-relations firms in the entertainment industry. Nicky Jam, who was a big...

Dec 26, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Durcal Among Artists to Perform at Special Tribute Concert for the Late Juan Gabriel

Durcal Among Artists to Perform at Special Tribute Concert for the Late Juan Gabriel

Shaila Durcal is paying tribute to a Mexican legend… The 37-year-old Spanish Grammy nominated singer-songwriter will perform at a special tribute concert for the late Juan Gabriel. The homage, entitled Eternamente Juan Gabriel, will take place on...

Dec 23, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »