Posts Tagged ‘Julio Iglesias’

Julio Iglesias the Subject of New Biography Out This Month

Julio Iglesias the Subject of New Biography Out This Month

Julio Iglesias fans, prepare for a page-turner… A new biography about the 75-year-old Spanish singer/songwriter chronicles the story of his long career, his relationship with fame, and his legend as the quintessential Latin lover— it was...

Sep 17, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Il Divo Earns First No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums Chart

Il Divo Earns First No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums Chart

Carlos Marin has his first No. 1 on the Latin charts… The 47-year-old Spanish baritone and his fellow members of the classical crossover quartet Il Divo have earned their first showing on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart as Amor &...

Nov 26, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Iglesias Releases “Fallaste Corazón,” His First Spanish Single in 12 Years

Iglesias Releases “Fallaste Corazón,” His First Spanish Single in 12 Years

Julio Iglesias is celebrating Mexico in a special way… The 71-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter, the most successful Latin singer of all time, is planning to release a new album, Mexico – Julio Iglesias, in which he’ll interpret 12 standards...

Jul 10, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Carlos Named the Latin Recording Academy's 2015 Person of the Year

Carlos Named the Latin Recording Academy’s 2015 Person of the Year

Roberto Carlos is a person of major interest this year… The 74-year-old Brazilian singer and composer will be honored as the 2015 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year. Carlos, who received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Billboard Latin...

Jun 18, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of Music

Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of Music

It’s one degree of appreciation for Julio Iglesias… The 71-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter, one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time, will receive an honorary doctor of music degree from Berklee College of Music at the...

Apr 19, 15 • EducationNo Comments »
Estefan to be Inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Estefan to be Inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Gloria Estefan’s name is being added to the annals of Latin music history… The 56-year-old Cuban singer-songwriter and seven-time Grammy Award winner has been named as a Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee. Estefan, one of the top 100 best...

Apr 29, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
de la Renta to Receive the Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence

de la Renta to Receive the Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence

Oscar de la Renta is being heralded for his leadership in business and philanthropy… The 81-year-old Dominican American fashion designer has been named as the recipient of the Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence. de la Renta will receive the award...

Nov 19, 13 • EstiloNo Comments »
Buika to Perform

Buika to Perform “Besame Mucho” at the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Buika will be helping honor one of the most recognizable Spanish-language ballads of all time… The 40-year-old Afro-Spanish singer, who earned rave reviews after performing two songs in Pedro Almódovar’s 2011 film The Skin I Live In, will...

Mar 12, 13 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Iglesias to be Inducted into Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Iglesias to be Inducted into Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

He’s one of the Top 5 best-selling musicians in history, having sold more than 300 million records worldwide… And now Julio Iglesias is being recognized for crafting some of the most memorable songs. The 69-year-old Spanish singer is one of...

Jan 31, 13 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Iglesias Performs with Haitian President Michel Martelly

Iglesias Performs with Haitian President Michel Martelly

Julio Iglesias has performed a presidential duet during a recent benefit concert.. The 69-year-old Spanish singer performed at the Altos de Chavon Amphitheater in the eastern Dominican city of La Romana, where he shared the stage with Haitian...

Dec 29, 12 • LATINewsNo Comments »