By Grace Bastidas | 11/12/2010 - 10:16
“My God, what women,” exclaimed Spanish tenor Plácido Domingo at last night’s 11th Annual Latin Grammy presentation after receiving the Person of the Year award from Ricky Martin. And how could he not notice? Held at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, the show was full of long-legged beauties—dancers, aerialists and acrobats!—from the start.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/10/2010 - 16:15
Alejandro Sanz is extending an olive branch to Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, imploring him over Twitter to allow the Spanish singer to hold a concert in Caracas.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/08/2010 - 13:30
The 2010 Latin Grammy nominations were announced today and Spanish crooner Alejandro Sanz, Dominican merengue icon Juan Luis Guerra, Jorge Drexler, and Mario Domm (lead singer of pop group Camila) came out on top with four nominations each.
By Angie Romero | 07/27/2010 - 12:04
Alejandro Sanz and Alicia Keys met a few years back at the Rock in Rio music festival in Lisbon, Portugal, and the two instantly hit it off. They didn’t see each other for a while and lost touch, but then ran into each other on a mutual friend’s boat.
By Angie Romero | 07/26/2010 - 12:45
Our favorite contemporary Spanish balladeer, Alejandro Sanz, continues his successful Paraiso Tour run throughout the United States, having kicked off the tour July 15th in Highland, California. And as every diehard Sanz fan knows, his concerts are always memorable experiences—which is why he sells out arenas all over the world. This time around, he’s taking it to another level by bringing some of his A-list musician friends onstage with him.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/06/2009 - 09:37
The stars came out last night to celebrate the Latin Grammy Awards in Sin City, and the show was an interesting combination of circus freakery, casino gaudiness and Latin love.
The two highlight performances of the evening had to be Calle 13's rousing performance with Rubén Blades of their socially conscious hit, "La Perla," and Alejandro Sanz’s duet with Alicia Keys for their single, "Looking for Paradise."
In case you missed it, here are videos of their performances. Whose do you like best?
By Grace Bastidas | 10/15/2009 - 13:00
As if you needed a push to watch the 10th Annual Latin Grammy Awards on November 5, The Latin Recording Academy has just announced some of the musicians expected to perform at this year’s ceremony. The list includes David Bisbal, Shaila Dúrcal, Luz Ríos and Puerto Rican act Calle 13 singing “La Perla” with Panamanian Ruben Blades. But the highlight is bound to be Spanish crooner Alejandro Sanz, who is letting you choose the tune he will belt out.