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Christian Nodal to Perform at Next Year’s ‘Dia Nacional de la Banda’ Event

Christian Nodal is joining the banda… The 20-year-old Mexican singer/songwriter has joined the 2020 lineup for SBS, LaMusica App and 97.9FM La Raza’s Dia Nacional de la Banda event, which is set to take place in late January in...

Dec 19, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Daddy Yankee Earns Eighth No. 1 of the Year on Billboard’s Latin Airplay Chart with “Que Tire Pa Lante”

Make that eight in a row for Daddy Yankee… The 42-year-old Puerto Rican rapper/singer nabs his eighth straight No. 1 of the year, and 18th overall, on Billboard’s Latin Airplay chart dated December 21 as “Que Tire Pa Lante” hits...

Dec 18, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Tessa Thompson to Star In & Produce the QCode Podcast

Tessa Thompson to Star In & Produce the QCode Podcast “The Left Right Game”

Tessa Thompson is getting in the game… The 36-year-old half-Afro-Panamanian and part-Mexican American actress will star in and produce podcast The Left Right Game, the latest fiction pod from QCode. The cast will also...

Dec 17, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Mariah Carey Earns 19th No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100 with “All I Want for Christmas Is You”

It’s a pre-Christmasgift for Mariah Carey… Completing a journey 25 years in the making, the 49-year-old half-Venezuelan American singer’s 1994 insta-holiday classic “All I Want for Christmas Is You” crowns the Billboard...

Dec 16, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Ritchie Valens' Hometown Post Office to be Named After Him

Ritchie Valens’ Hometown Post Office to be Named After Him

Ritchie Valensis getting a special stamp of approval…  President Donald Trump has signed a resolution renaming a Los Angeles area post office after the late rock ‘n’ roll legend, whose real name is Richard Steven Valenzuela. The Los...

Dec 16, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Kali Uchis to Perform at Pharrell Williams’ “Something in the Water” Festival

There’s something big in Kali Uchis’ future… The 25-year-old Colombian singer has joined the music lineup for the second year of Pharrell Williams’ acclaimed “Something in the Water,” a multi-day music festival and cultural...

Dec 16, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Soledad O’Brien Named to Peabody Board of Directors

Soledad O’Brien is on board… In an effort to advance the organization’s commitment to storytelling, Peabody has appointed six new members to its bicoastal board of directors, including the 53-year-old half-Afro-Cuban American...

Dec 12, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Library of Congress Adds Patricia Cardoso’s

Library of Congress Adds Patricia Cardoso’s “Real Women Have Curves” to National Film Registry

One of Patricia Cardoso’s most iconic films is being celebrated in a special way…  The Library of Congress has unveiled its annual selection of 25 films added to the National Film Registry, with the Colombian filmmaker’s Humanitas...

Dec 12, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Music Box Films to Release Pablo Larraín’s “Ema” in U.S. Theaters Next Summer

Pablo Larraín latest film is headed to the U.S. Music Box Filmshas acquired the U.S. distribution rights to the 43-year-old Chilean filmmaker’s Venice Film Festival drama Ema, starring newcomer Mariana Di Girolamo, Gael García...

Dec 12, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Jennifer Lopez Earns First-Ever SAG Awards Nomination

Life’s a SAGfor Jennifer Lopez… Nominations have been revealed in 15 film and television categories for the 26th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, with the 50-year-old Puerto Rican superstar picking up the first-ever SAG Award nod....

Dec 12, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »