Johannes Linstead Has Created Another Wonderful Latin-Style Guitar Album
Johannes Linstead, one of the most popular Latin-guitar performers in the world, wants his latest recording, Azul, to "whisk the listener away on a musical vacation to the sunny climes of the tropics."
According to Linstead, "The word 'azul,' meaning 'blue' in Spanish, represents the far-reaching ...
The New Brazilian Band Francisco, El Hombre, Celebrates Latin Grammy Nomination Announcing Their Return To Mexico On Tour
The new Brazilian band that is already making waves, Francisco, El Hombre begins October with great news: the group that interprets "Transamerican transculturism" in their sound has been nominated for the Latin Grammy in the category "Best song in Portuguese" with "Triste, Louca ou Má" [Sad, Mad or ...
Daddy Yankee To Raise $1.5 Million For Habitat For Humanity's Hurricane Recovery Efforts In Puerto Rico
In response to the tragic devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico native, rapper, producer and "Despacito" singer Daddy Yankee has pledged a personal donation of $250,000 and to raise an additional $1.5 million toward Habitat for Humanity's plans to help Puerto Ricans repair and rebuild in ...
In Honor Of Hispanic Heritage Month, Girl Scouts Releases "Me Verás Brillar," A Spanish Version Of Its "Watch Me Shine" Anthem
Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today released "Me Verás Brillar," a Spanish version of its "Watch Me Shine" anthem, which the organization released last year. The new song is distributed in conjunction with National Hispanic Heritage Month and emphasizes the importance of girls taking the lead in their ...
Tono Jauregui, Founder Of The Legendary Peruvian Group Libido Presents His Soloist Album "Creciente"
One of today's most important composers and musicians and currently on his solo phase, Toño Jauregui presents his most recent musical creation entitled "Creciente", a personal album inspired by intimate situations and experiences that the author has lived in the last years.
The co-founder of the ...
New CD By Bobby Ramirez "Yo Soy Ritmo! Danzon
We are very proud and excited to announce the new CD by Bobby Ramirez titled "Yo Soy RITMO! Danzon" scheduled to be officially released on November 2017.
"Yo Soy RITMO! Danzon" chronicles 150 years of Cuba's classical music evolution with an emphasis on the Danzon.
The arrival of Bobby's new ...
New Salsa Single By Bobby Ramirez "Pan Con Bistec Miami"
Cuban dance music for dancing feet, Pan Con Bistec Miami, is the new single by Bobby Ramirez; produced by multiple Grammy Award winning producer, pianist Marlow Rosado.
This song was composed, arranged orchestration, lead vocals and lyrics written by Bobby Ramirez, who can also be heard playing flute ...
Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull Keep The Party Going During Co-Headlining North American Tour
When global music superstars Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull hit the road in 2014-2015 for their first co-headlining tour, it was a huge success. So much so, that they decided to do it again. This time, when the two multi-platinum selling, Grammy Award-winning artists set out for their 2017 Enrique Iglesias ...
Eljuri Releases Her Provocative Bilingual Music Video Against Gun Violence, 'Bangbang'
Singer-songwriter, guitarist and 'artivist' Cecilia Villar Eljuri releases her powerful new music video, 'BangBang'. just selected as a winner of the John Lennon International Songwriting Contest in the World category. 'BangBang' is the third single from Eljuri's critically acclaimed album 'La Lucha' ...
Colombian Superstars Create Song To Celebrate Pope Francis' Visit To Colombia
2x Grammy-winning recording artist Carlos Vives - alongside Iván Benavides (writer/producer), Jorge Celedón, Goyo of ChocQuibTown, Maria Mulata, Inheritance of Timbiquí and Nidia Góngora - created "El Primer Paso", a song to honor Pope Francis' visit to Colombia. In association with the Colombian ...
Erika Ender: The Woman Behind "Despacito"
The Panamanian-born Erika Ender co-wrote "Despacito", and is now tied with Mariah Carey as a female songwriter with the longest-running No. 1 hit of all time. Additionally, the Latin Grammy-winning songwriter and TV personality is the first female songwriter to have a No. 1 on Billboard's "Hot 100" ...
VidaPrimo Debuts Linear Experience
VidaPrimo, the premier Latin Music video network, will begin to offer its music video library, live Latin music performances, artist interviews and other original programming in a new television-like linear experience on August 24. The announcement was made by VidaPrimo Executive Vice President and ...
Ladino, A Medieval Hybrid Language, Inspires An Eclectic Holiday Album: Sarah Aroeste's 'Together/Endjuntos' Out 9/19
Weaving a diverse and stunning sonic tapestry, singer/songwriter Sarah Aroeste has delivered the first-ever, all-original bilingual Ladino/English Holiday album, 'Together/Endjuntos'. Ladino is a centuries-old Sephardic dialect that includes elements of Portuguese, French, Italian, Greek, Turkish, Hebrew, ...
Over 8,000 People Celebrate Latin Music And Dance At The 2017 Goya Foods New York International Salsa Congress
With a title sponsorship by Goya Foods and support from Spanish media giants Telemundo 47 and La Mega 97.9, the #goyaNYISC2017 will bring together people of all cultures, ages and backgrounds to participate in this multi-day celebration of Latin music and dance. "We are so excited about this year's ...
"Great Performances" And Latino Public Broadcasting's Voces Present "Havana Time Machine" Friday October 6 At 9 PM On PBS As Singer Raul Malo Of The Mavericks Explores His Cuban Heritage In Breakthrough Performance Documentary
So remarks Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter of The Mavericks and bandleader Raul Malo near the start of this pioneering music documentary, one of the first U.S. productions since travel restrictions have opened up in Cuba.
Born Raúl Francisco Martínez-Malo, Jr. to Cuban parents in Miami, ...
Sony/ATV's Latin Division Heading For Record-Breaking Year; Follows Global Success Of "Despacito" And Large Number Of Other Hits
Sony/ATV Music Publishing's Latin music division is heading for a record-breaking year following the success of the global phenomenon "Despacito" and a large number of other hits.
"Despacito", which is co-written by Sony/ATV songwriters Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Erika Ender, has been a No. 1 ...
Puerto Rico Announces New Campaign That Encourages Travelers To Take It "Despacito" On The Island
The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) has announced that Latin Pop-Star, Luis Fonsi, is their new global face of its upcoming international tourism campaign. PRTC's partnership with Luis Fonsi, who performs in the record-breaking song "Despacito," will launch the destination's campaign showcasing that ...
Launching New Celia Cruz Brand
Omer Pardillo-Cid, executor of the The Celia Cruz Estate and director of The Celia Cruz Legacy Project, announced today the launch of the new Celia Cruz Brand which will include a new online store for the first time ever which will offer exciting merchandising that will feature the iconic entertainer, ...
Carlos Vives' New Video "Robarte Un Beso" Reaches Over 8 Million Views In The First 24 Hours Of Release
"Robarte Un Beso," the latest single and video from award-winning superstar Carlos Vives and Colombian Pop Urban Promise, Sebastián Yatra has indeed become a smash in three days since its release. The music video premiered on Friday July, 28th and has reached over 8 million views in the first 24 hours ...
Carlos Vives & Sebastian Yatra Releases New Single "Robarte Un Beso" ("Steal A Kiss")!
"Robarte un beso" ("Steal a Kiss") from Colombian superstar Carlos Vives' is out TODAY. The song features 22 year old urban popstar Sebastian Yatra, who has more than one billion views on Vevo and more than 500 million streams in Spotify. "Robarte un beso" is from Vives upcoming eponymously titled album ...
Ernesto Cortazar Releases New Album "Piano & Strings"
Legendary Mexican Pianist Ernesto Cortazar releases his new album titled Piano & Strings.
With more than 45 albums in his career, Ernesto Cortazar now brings us new melodies with his romantic and relaxing seal.
A beautiful album with new melodies that invite you to travel through your deepest feelings.
Mariachi Herencia De Mexico, An Ensemble Of Students From Chicago's Immigrant Barrios, Scores A Surprise Hit With Their Debut CD "Nuestra Herencia"
Mariachi Herencia de México, an ensemble of students from Chicago's immigrant barrios, has scored a surprise hit with their debut album of traditional Mexican music. Nuestra Herencia (Our Heritage) ranked No. 2 in its first week on iTunes' Latin chart, defying a music industry trend and pointing to ...
Enrique Iglesias Releases Single 'Subeme La Radio' Ft Sean Paul & Matt Terry
The Spanish version of "SUBEME LA RADIO" is already a viral success, with more than 553million views of the original track on YouTube, over 237million streams on Spotify and multiple #1s across Europe, the US and Latin America.
Following on from the worldwide success of the Spanish version of his ...
Colombian DJ/Producer Will Villa Releases Single & Music Video For His Remake Of The Classic Colombian Song "Curura"
Colombian DJ, producer, and sound engineer Will Villa has released the single and music video for "Ay Curura", his remake of the classic Colombian folk song "Curura" composed by Toño Fernandez. The single, to be featured on his upcoming debut EP, includes the legendary, Latin Grammy-lifetime achievement ...
Dominican Musician And Composer Vicente Garcia Releases Second Studio Album "A La Mar" Produced By Eduardo Cabra "Visitante"
After six years of composing, recording and soaking up the native music of his homeland, Dominican multi-instrumentalist and composer Vicente García has released his second and most mature album to date, A la Mar (Sony Music Colombia). The twelve songs and two interludes were recorded in the Dominican ...
Watch Jennifer Lopez's Steamy, Tropical 'Ni Tu Ni Yo' Video
Jennifer Lopez has new music and this time, it's ahead of her second solo Spanish album. The singer has released a music video to accompany her single, "Ni Tu Ni Yo."
The song features Gente de Zona and is the first tune from her new Spanish language album.
The 47-year-old bombshell - who has been ...
Luis Bofill At Arts Garage Friday, June 23
Internationally-renowned Latin Artist Luis Bofill comes to Arts Garage Friday, June 23 at 8 PM. After performing in his native Cuba, Luis Bofill traveled to Europe, where he made his home. As the lead vocalist for various salsa, Latin jazz and Cuban groups, he toured Europe performing in internationally-renowned ...
Preview: Miller Lite Conciertos Originales Regresa Con Calibre 50, Yandel, Moderatto Y Otros Artistas Premiados
Miller Lite Conciertos Originales, the ongoing, free Latin music concert series, enters its fourth year bigger and better, spanning seven cities with even more chart-topping Latin artists. After an exciting Miami kickoff in April headlined by Billboard Latin Music Award-winning duo Zion & Lennox, Conciertos ...
Ozomatli Premiers Video For Como La Flor, One Of Selena's Biggest Hits
Grammy and Latin Grammy award winning band OZOMATLI today premiered the video for "Como la flor", their version of one of Selena's biggest and most adored tracks. For the fun and political video, the band hosted a Selena look-alike casting call in the kitchy environs of the legendary La Cita bar in ...
LP Celebrates Longstanding Relationship With Carlos Santana
In celebration of their nearly 50-year relationship with Grammy Award™-winning Latin rock icon, Carlos Santana, Latin Percussion (LP) has recently announced the addition of a new series of eye-catching bongos, congas and a timbale bell to the affordable Aspire line of percussion instruments which ...