Posts Tagged ‘Grammys’

Rita Moreno to Receive NATPE’s Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Award

Rita Moreno is a legacy… The National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) will honor the 86-year-old Puerto Rican actress, dancer and singer with its Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Awards in 2019. The 16th annual Tartikoffs, as...

Nov 17, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Pablo Alborán to Perform at the Latin Recording Academy’s Person of the Year Gala Honoring Maná

Pablo Alborán to Perform at the Latin Recording Academy’s Person of the Year Gala Honoring Maná

Pablo Alborán is set to honor Mexico’s most popular rock band… The 29-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter will perform at the Latin Recording Academy’s Person of the Year gala honoring Maná. Alboran, a three-time nominee for this year’s...

Nov 14, 18 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Mariah Carey to Be Honored as Part of Genius' Next

Mariah Carey to Be Honored as Part of Genius’ Next “Genius Level”

Mariah Carey is a genius… The 48-year-old half-Venezuelan American singer will be honored in Genius‘ next installment of Genius Level, its conversation-based series that highlights artists, songwriters, and executives who’ve shaped...

Nov 10, 18 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Mariah Carey Nominated for the Songwriters Hall of Fame

Mariah Carey has the write stuff, and could soon have the prize to prove it… The 48-year-old half-Venezuelan American songstress is one of the 2019 Songwriters Hall of Fame nominees. Carey, a five-time Grammy winner, has penned or co-written some...

Nov 8, 18 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Cardi B Earns Six Soul Train Awards Nominations

Cardi B Earns Six Soul Train Awards Nominations

Cardi B has plenty of Soul… The 26-year-old half-Dominican American rap sensation has earned six Soul Train Awards nominations, tying her for the most nods this year with her “Finesse” collaborator Bruno Mars. Cardi B and the 33-year-old...

Oct 27, 18 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Gloria & Emilio Estefan: First Hispanic Musicians to Receive the Library of Congress' Gershwin Prize

Gloria & Emilio Estefan: First Hispanic Musicians to Receive the Library of Congress’ Gershwin Prize

Gloria and Emilio Estefan have earned an extra special prize… The 61-year-old Cuban singer and her 65-year-old Cuban producer husband will receive this year’s Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The Estefans usher in two...

Oct 1, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »

Andy Garcia to Narrate the Documentary “Miss Angela” About 91-Year-Old Cuban Discovery Angela Alvarez

Andy Garcia is lending his voice to a special story… The 62-year-old actor and musician will narrate Miss Angela, the working title of the feature documentary on Angela Alvarez, the 91-year-old Cuban singer-songwriter who had her lifetime’s...

Sep 14, 18 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Chucho Valdés to Pay Homage to His Late Father Bebo Valdés at the Voll-Damm Barcelona International Jazz Festival

Chucho Valdés to Pay Homage to His Late Father Bebo Valdés at the Voll-Damm Barcelona International Jazz Festival

Chucho Valdés is preparing to honor his late father… Renowned Cuban pianist Bebo Valdés would’ve turned 100 this coming October. His son, Chucho, of Irakere fame, and Diego El Cigala, the flamenco singer with whom Bebo recorded the...

Aug 14, 18 • Entertainment, LATINewsNo Comments »
Lila Downs Joins Lineup of The Lantern Tour: Concerts for Migrant and Refugee Families

Lila Downs Joins Lineup of The Lantern Tour: Concerts for Migrant and Refugee Families

Lila Downs is shining a lantern on migrant and refugee rights… The 49-year-old Mexican singer has been added to the list of artists who will take part in The Lantern Tour: Concerts for Migrant and Refugee Families. Downs, a Grammy-winning singer,...

Jul 24, 18 • FilantropíaNo Comments »
Gloria Trevi to be Inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Gloria Trevi to be Inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Gloria Trevi is heading into the annals of Latin music history… The Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame has revealed which five songwriters will be inducted at the prestigious hall this year, with the 50-year-old Mexican singer/songwriter making the...

Jul 12, 18 • Awards1 Comment »