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Hernandez to Compete on Season 23 of ABC's

Hernandez to Compete on Season 23 of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars”

Laurie Hernandez is heading from the beam to the ballroom… The 16-year-old Puerto Rican gymnast, who helped lead Team USA’s Women’s Gymnastics team to gold at the 2016 Rio Games, has joined ABC’s Dancing with the Stars for Season 23....

Aug 31, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Nuñez to Serve as a Presenter at the Television Academy's Creative Arts Emmys

Nuñez to Serve as a Presenter at the Television Academy’s Creative Arts Emmys

Oscar Nuñez is getting creative… The Television Academy has announced the second wave of presenters for the Creative Arts Emmys on September 10 and 11, with the 57-year-old Cuban actor and comedian making the list. The former The Office star is...

Aug 29, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Yandel Launching

Yandel Launching “Dangerous” 15-Stop U.S. Tour

There are Dangerous times in Yandel’s future… The 39-year-old Puerto Rican reggaeton musician, songwriter and record producer has announced his upcoming “Dangerous” tour. The revelation comes less than six months after signing an exclusive,...

Aug 29, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Fuse to Air Half-Hour Special on Pitbull's Worldwide Success

Fuse to Air Half-Hour Special on Pitbull’s Worldwide Success

Pitbull is shining a spotlight on his new album… In anticipation of the 35-year-old Cuban American rap superstar’s upcoming album Climate Change, Fuse is planning to air a half-hour special on Pitbull’s worldwide success. During...

Aug 27, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Hernandez to Serve as a Presenter at the MTV Video Music Awards

Hernandez to Serve as a Presenter at the MTV Video Music Awards

Laurie Hernandez is ready to make music… or at least a music-related announcement. The 16-year-old Puerto Rican gymnast, a member of the gold-winning Final Five and a silver medalist on the balance beam at the 2016 Rio Games, is heading to the MTV...

Aug 27, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Gabriel Notches Fifth Chart-Topper on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums Chart

Gabriel Notches Fifth Chart-Topper on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums Chart

Make that five chart-toppers for Juan Gabriel… The 66-year-old Mexican singer has reached the summit on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart for a fifth time on the chart dated September 3, as Vestido de Etiqueta: Por Eduardo Magallanes, debuts...

Aug 26, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Farruquito Recruiting Participants for Flamenco Biennial Flash Mob

Farruquito Recruiting Participants for Flamenco Biennial Flash Mob

Farruquito is married to the (flash) mob… The 34-year-old Spanish Flamenco star has created the choreography for a flamenco flash dance for Spain’s Flamenco Biennial, and he’s demonstrating the moves on YouTube. The flamenco flash mob is set...

Aug 25, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Kobra's Olympic Feat: Creating the World's Largest Street Mural by One Artist

Kobra’s Olympic Feat: Creating the World’s Largest Street Mural by One Artist

Eduardo Kobra has accomplished an Olympic-sized record… The 39-year-old Brazilian street artist has painted a massive mural dedicated to the 2016 Rio Games, which wrapped up on Sunday. It’s now considered the world’s largest street mural...

Aug 24, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Jesse & Joy to Co-Headline the 2016 Latin Grammy Acoustic Sessions

Jesse & Joy to Co-Headline the 2016 Latin Grammy Acoustic Sessions

Jesse & Joy are going acoustic… The Mexican pop duo, comprised of Jesse Huerta and his sister Joy Huerta, will co-headline the 2016 Latin Grammy Acoustic Sessions, which lead up to the 17th annual Latin Grammy Awards taking place November 17...

Aug 23, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Universal Latin Music to Release Limited Edition Vinyl of Selena's

Universal Latin Music to Release Limited Edition Vinyl of Selena’s “Ones” Compilation Album

Selena is getting the vinyl treatment… The late Mexican American singer-songwriter’s family has announced plans to release a limited-edition purple vinyl of La Reina de la Musica Tejana’s compilation album Ones, which was released back in...

Aug 16, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »