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April 3, 2018
"He's the hottest Latin artist right now," says Luis Rivera, Program Director for Latino Music at Music Choice, which controls audio and video content for cable TV subscribers. "I've never seen a performer develop so fast in the Latino market," adds Henri Cardenas, CEO of the Cardenas Marketing Network,ÃâÃÂ ...
April 1, 2018
This week's show is dedicated to music from Cuba and other latino music. In the first part, hear Michael Camilo, Arturo Sandoval, Pancho Sanchez with Tito Puente, Jamie Viesca, Claudio Fasoli with Jay Clayton, Bobby Sanabria, Tito DeRosa, and more. In the second hour, hear Astrud Gilberto, The LatinÃâÃÂ ...
March 26, 2018
That validation is why Chicago's Ruido Fest has earned a rare place in the pantheon of Latino music festivals. With an excellent curatorial track record, Ruido Fest has demonstrated a knack for blending mainstream sensibilities with nostalgia, buzzy indie flair, and local tastes, without ever relying on AngloÃâÃÂ ...
March 23, 2018
U.S. rock band Queens of the Stone Age performs during the Vive Latino music festival in Mexico City, Sunday, March 18, 2018. The two-day rock festival is one of the most important and longest running of Mexico. (AP Photo/Christian Palma). PHOENIX — The newest Phoenix-area music festival will kick offÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
'A MIAMI LOVE STORY' overcomes longtime cultural conflict by bridging American hip-hop and Latino music with the screenplay by Wyclef Jean and soundtrack by Dominican Republic rapper, Fuego, and Miami born, Pitbull. 'A MIAMI LOVE STORY' to screen in New York and other major U.S. cities.
February 28, 2018
Almost 8 million Total Viewers 2+ who tuned in to all or part of the 30th annual “Premio Lo Nuestro” (PLN30), positioning Univision as the No. 2 broadcast network, outperforming ABC, CBS, FOX and CW for the entire night among both Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34. The telecast of the special anniversaryÃâÃÂ ...
February 23, 2018
The 'Despacito' effect: The year Latino music broke the charts. Through PRIMA, a network of musicians have engaged in several fundraising efforts, including playing shows, selling tote bags and merchandise and releasing a compilation album, Superando las Tormentas, (Conquering the Storms),ÃâÃÂ ...
February 22, 2018
"That we have familia over there that we can talk to, kind of brings us up hearing things like cumbia, reggaeton and all those other things that kind of make up the Latino music scene... We all like groovy sounds and our music reflects that in the way that we approach it, lyrically, sonically, and aesthetically.".
February 22, 2018
Univision's award show will be airing live from Miami's American Airlines Arena. The Spanish-language award show is television's first-ever entertainment awards. They'll be paying tribute to Latino music legends and shine a spotlight on the on iconic and upcoming voices. This year, the award show isÃâÃÂ ...
February 12, 2018
He said they all knew each other and shared a passion for Latino music and culture. “In college, we met doing community activism. We began performing publicly, recorded an album for fun, never thinking it would do anything. It blew up.” Flores grew up in Chicano neighborhoods of San Gabriel Valley andÃâÃÂ ...
The New Economy
December 31, 1999
Podcasts such as Viva Latino, which gives listeners an insight into the world of Latino music, as well as curated playlists such as RapCaviar, hailed as the most influential playlist in music, bring users content they won't find on other streaming services. Rapper Gucci Mane performs onstage during Spotify'sÃâÃÂ ...
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