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Latin American Music Awards 2016: Idina Menzel, Franco de Vita, La Santa Cecilia & more set to perform


Just days away from the second annual Latin American Music Awards, award-winning singer and actress Idina Menzel is confirmed to perform at the awards…

Emily Estefan to Receive Special Award at La Musa Awards 2016


The Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame and WorldArts will recognize emerging artist Emily Estefan, daughter of Gloria and Emilio Estefan, with the first a…

Anitta 'Never Imagined' She'd Be Performing at Rio Olympics Opening Ceremony


All eyes will turn to Brazil on Friday, August 5th when the 2016 Rio Olympics kick off with a three-hour opening ceremony featuring Brazilian supersta…

All the Artists Behind Rio Olympics Anthem Are Brazilian


All the artists behind the official 2016 Rio Olympics theme song are Brazilian, Billboard has learned. Samba star Thiaguinho will be the lead sin…

Meet Pablo Villegas, Global Ambassador of the Spanish Guitar


The rambling man in a tuxedo will play Brooklyn's National Sawdust before joining Placido Domingo tribute.   Pablo Villegas performs Thursday (J…

Billboard Latin Music Awards 2016


The Top Artists, The Top Trends, The Top Name in Music. The Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards is the BIGGEST and longest-running event ded…

Latin Artists Who Are Helping Kids Get A Better Education


Ricardo Arjona is the latest artist to add a new school for kids in Latin America. As part of the work he does with his foundation called Adentro, he …

Latin Artists Cover Morrissey for 'Mexrrissey' Album


 No Manchester, the first album from Camilo Lara’s Spanish-language, rock-souled and Mariachi-accented Morrissey cover project Mexrrissey, …

Maestro Cares Foundation’s 2016 Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala


Actress Whoopi Goldberg and Spanish-language radio and TV presenter Enrique Santos will host the Maestro Cares Foundation’s 2016 Changing Lives,…

A Look Back at Natalie Cole's Final Album, 'Natalie Cole En Español'


Back in 1958, Nat King Cole recorded Cole Español, the first of what would be three hugely successful albums in Spanish. Recorded between Havan…

Grammy 2016 Latin Nominees Largely Reflect 2015 Latin Grammy Wins & Noms


After claiming Latin Grammy wins just last month, Natalia LaFourcade, Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro Sanz, Ruben Blades and Alex Cuba, among many other a…

Warner Music Latin America


Warner Music Latin America has entered into a strategic partnership with Romanian independent record label Roton, home to Alexandra Stan and Inna, amo…

peermusic Latin Scholarship


The peermusic Latin Scholarship was established in 2003 by Ralph Peer II and generously funded by peermusic for the purpose of encouraging the next ge…

Apple Partners With Culture Portal Remezcla for Latin Streaming Curation


Remezcla, a Latin American culture outlet, has signed on with Apple Music to curate the company's Latin content for the company's streaming service, A…

Spain Says 'Si' To Streaming


Overall Spanish music sales grew by almost 11% in first half of 2015.  Read the full article here.  

Are Cuban Musicians Finally Ready to Come to America?


With U.S. and Cuban relations thawing, Cuban musicians are finally ready to come to America.  Read the full story here.  

Havana's Daymé Arocena Bridges Gap Between Cuban & American Music


 Read the full Billboard article here.  



It looks like the much talked about music subscription services, where you’ll have access to all you can hear, in the device of your election, s…

The Importance of the Latin Music Entertainment Market (part 3)


By Peggy Dold The Importance of the Music and Entertainment Latin Markets PART 3 {Why it is crucial to connect the dots between the consumer, musi…

The Importance of the Latin Music Entertainment Market (part 2)


by Peggy Dold The Importance of the Latin Music Entertainment Market - PART 2 {Why it is crucial to connect the dots between the consumer, music dis…

The Importance of the Latin Music Entertainment Market (part 1)


by Peggy Dold The Importance of the Latin Music Entertainment Market {Why it is crucial to connect the dots between the consumer, music discovery, m…

The Latin Independent Evolution


With the upcoming sales of Warner and EMI, and the consequent industry shrinking, the forecast for the Latin Industry in the U.S. is rather interestin…

Latin Music In The Digital Age


There is a lot going on in the Latin market nowadays, and I believe we are witnessing an advance of the future. The domino effect of the internet and…

Autores y el Mercado Latino de la Música


En el actual panorama del Mercado de la música en Estados Unidos hay tantas oportunidades que me sorprende oir que el negocio no esta muy bien …

Songwriters & The Latin Music Market


In the current business environment of the U.S. Latin music market there are so many opportunities that I marvel when I hear that business is not so g…
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