Angie Martinez attends the TopSpin 2012 charity event
EXCLUSIVE: Angie Martinez Talks Balancing Life as a Working Mom & 'This is Hot 97'
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 05/05/2014 - 14:45

Known as "The Voice of New York," Angie Martinez got her start in radio at the age of 16 answering hot lines at Hot 97, the radio station she still calls home today.


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The 10 Best Latina Rappers of All Time!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/30/2013 - 14:36

While listening to a segment on NPR about women in Latin hip-hop, we got to thinking about some of our favorite Latinas who have made waves in the hip-hop world. Here are 10 of the best Latina MC's of all time:


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See Who Walked the Red Carpet at Latina's Quinces Party!
By Latina Staff | 09/27/2011 - 14:00

Last night, Latina took over NYC for our big bash celebrating our 15th anniversary party! Quinces are a big deal and we wanted to throw ourselves a party fit for a princesa so of course we had to recruit Pitbull to perform, along with a bevy of our celeb friends to help us celebrate.

Check out the stars who walked our red carpet and helped us ring in our quinceañara in style.


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Angie Martinez Lands First Radio Interview with Chris Brown
By Mariela Rosario | 10/22/2009 - 16:30

Latina contributor Angie Martinez landed the first radio interview with Chris Brown yesterday on New York hip-hop station Hot 97 and immediately let him know how angry and disappointed she was when she found out about his now infamous abuse of ex-girlfriend and pop star Rihanna.


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The A List: Zac Efron
By Angie Martinez | 04/30/2009 - 15:45

Angie Martinez is convinced there’s a little Latin in everybody. Here, Zac Efron, star
of 17 Again, professes his love for crazy Spanish-speaking fans and Javier Bardem.

Angie: How are your Latin fans different?
Zac: Spain was out of control. Fans were more excited there than anywhere else. And in Mexico, Vanessa [Hudgens] and I had to hide out in the theater after the premiere of the most recent High School Musical. It was like our bunker. There were so many people outside.


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The A List: Beyoncé Discusses Latin Culture
By Angie Martinez | 01/29/2009 - 12:47

Angie Martinez is convinced there’s a little Latin in everybody. Here, Beyoncé talks about seducing all of Latin America and the Spanish music she played at her wedding.

Angie: For someone who is not Latin, you’re doing okay in that market—the theme song for a novela (El Zorro), a Spanish bonus CD (B’day Deluxe Edition) and a Latin Grammy nod (2007).
Beyoncé: Wait, I didn’t even know about the Latin Grammy.

A.M.: Really? It was for “Bello Embustero” with Shakira.


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