Posts Tagged ‘Diva de la Banda’

Rivera Biopic & Television Projects in the Works

Rivera Biopic & Television Projects in the Works

Jenni Rivera’s legacy lives on… Television projects and a biopic based on the life of the late Mexican-American singer, known as la Diva de la Banda, are currently in the works, her estate has announced. The projects are in early development...

May 10, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Rivera's Family Launches Label Inspired by the Late Singer

Rivera’s Family Launches Label Inspired by the Late Singer

The family of Jenni Rivera plans to keep the late singer’s memory alive through music… The Rivera family has announced plans to launch a new label inspired by la Diva de la Banda, who died in a Mexican plane crash in December. Rivera had...

May 17, 13 • NegociosNo Comments »
The Late Rivera Wins Six Trophies at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

The Late Rivera Wins Six Trophies at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

She may be gone… But Jenni Rivera has not been forgotten. The late Mexican American singer, known as la Diva de la Banda, proved to be one of the big winners at the 2013 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Rivera, whose influence and sales rose in the...

Apr 28, 13 • Awards1 Comment »
New Jenni Rivera Biography Due in Late April

New Jenni Rivera Biography Due in Late April

La Diva de la Banda may be gone too soon… But Jenni Rivera’s legacy will live on in another biography… Leila Cobo, the executive director of Latin content and programming for Billboard, has written a biography of the late Mexican American...

Mar 31, 13 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Lopez Among the Actresses in the Running to Portray Jenni Rivera

Lopez Among the Actresses in the Running to Portray Jenni Rivera

It looks like it’s a three-way race to find the actress to portray the late Jenni Rivera in a film about her life, with Jennifer Lopez in the hunt. The 43-year-old Puerto Rican actress is reportedly being considered to play la Diva de la Banda, as...

Mar 19, 13 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Prince Royce Wins Six Premio Lo Nuestro Awards

Prince Royce Wins Six Premio Lo Nuestro Awards

Prince Royce has plenty of reason to celebrate… The 23-year-old Dominican American singer proved to be the night’s big winner at the Premio Lo Nuestro awards ceremony, earning six awards. Prince Royce took home the awards for Tropical Album of...

Feb 21, 13 • AwardsNo Comments »
Rivera's Memoir,

Rivera’s Memoir, “Unbreakable,” to be Released in July

The late Jenni Rivera’s last words or wisdom will be revealed this summer… A memoir from the late Mexican American singer, which she completed before her untimely death in a plane crash in Northern Mexico in December, will be published in July....

Feb 19, 13 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Rivera's English-Language Pop Album to Be Released

Rivera’s English-Language Pop Album to Be Released

La Diva de la Banda’s crossover dreams are still alive despite her untimely passing… Jenni Rivera‘s family members say they plan to release the late singer’s English-language pop album, which was recorded in 2004, according to MTV Tr3s....

Jan 5, 13 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Rivera Reaches No. 1 on Billboard's Social 50 Chart

Rivera Reaches No. 1 on Billboard’s Social 50 Chart

Jenni Rivera has earned yet another posthumous honor… The Mexican American banda singer, who died in a plane crash earlier this month at the age of 43, has reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Social 50 chart this past week as predicted, due to a peak...

Dec 23, 12 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Rivera's Sales Increase by 1,014% on Billboard's Latin Albums Chart

Rivera’s Sales Increase by 1,014% on Billboard’s Latin Albums Chart

La Diva de la Banda may have had her celestial graduation this week, but Jenni Rivera‘s presence is still being felt on Billboard’s music charts this week. With the most recent Nielsen SoundScan tracking week ending on Sunday, December...

Dec 22, 12 • Entertainment1 Comment »