Oh, Daddy! The King of Reggaeton is Back & Better Than Ever
Oh, Daddy! The King of Reggaeton is Back & Better Than Ever
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 08/18/2011 - 10:24

Over the years, Daddy Yankee fans have come to expect a number of things. First and foremost is his party-starting reggaeton. Number two would be that boyish, smiling face, hiding behind a pair of shades. And then there’s the 34-year-old Puerto Rican superstar’s familiar physique—with its smidgen of adorable pudginess.


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Summer Playlist
Latina's Ultimate Summer Jam Playlist!
By Smriti Mundhra | 07/06/2011 - 17:45

Iced coffee runs, shorter hemlines and the smell of barbeque that's been following us around are just a few signs that summer is in full swing! We’re keeping our beach bag packed and ready for spontaneous trips to the shore, and it wouldn’t be complete without an iPod jammed with summer anthems.

We put together a playlist of a few favorites from past and present—keep it in your rotation and it will feel like summer all year long.


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claim to Fame with Multiple Names
Why Do So Many Latino Celebs Go By More Than One Name?
By Amaris Castillo | 06/24/2011 - 10:17

When you're really famous, it's not enough to have just one name you have to have several! And, your name has to change constantly, with every phase of your career. Look at Pitbull—Mr. 305 had to rename himself Mr. Worldwide when he blew up this year. Here are five of our favorite celebs who are known by many names!


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Pitbull
Our Favorite Pitbull Collaborations of All Time!
By Smriti Mundhra | 06/20/2011 - 17:15

He went from passing out his own CDs on Calle Ocho to dominating the charts worldwide, but no one can deny the secret to Pitbull’s success has been his many, many, many collaborations with other artists over the years. While we wait in anticipation of his upcoming album Planet Pit—which boasts guest vocals from such heavyweights as Marc Anthony, LMFAO, Ne-Yo, Kelly Rowland and Sean Paul and drops tomorrow, June 21st—we thought we’d reminisce about some of our favorite Pitbull partnerships over the years.


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WATCH: Daddy Yankee and Prince Royce En Fuego
By Latina Staff | 06/06/2011 - 14:30

Daddy Yankee was right when he told us, “Ven Conmigo”, his new single with Prince Royce, was going to be a summer anthem.

The video premiered today and the boys are so hot they caused the video set to burst into flames. Check it out:


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Star Tracker: Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera, Daddy Yankee and more
Star Tracker: Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera, Daddy Yankee and more
By Adriana Rivera | 06/02/2011 - 15:11

Christina Aguilera is a gamer? The Voice judge says she loves to play arcade games and board games and is a proud owner of a Nintendo DS. Wonder if she plays little Max?


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Crushing On: Boys of Summer Special
By Smriti Mundhra | 05/24/2011 - 10:36

Thanks to these scorching Latinos from the worlds of music, movies, television and beyond, there’s no shortage of talent to swoon over this summer. Now would be a good time to crank up the AC!


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Star Tracker: Daddy Yankee
Star Tracker: Daddy Yankee, Christina Aguilera, Cameron Diaz, Alex Rodriguez and more...
By Latina Staff | 05/02/2011 - 13:45

— Daddy Yankee says he would love to collaborate with Dominican icon  Juan Luis Guerra. "I've always wanted to work with Juan Luis, [he's] my favorite artist," the Big Boss shared. 


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Musician Actors
Fast & Furious Latino Musicians Turned Actors!
By Lee Hernandez | 04/29/2011 - 18:24

Ludacris and Eminem aren’t the only rappers who can act — in this weekend’s Fast Five (the fifth movie in the Fast & Furious franchise), reggaetoneros Tego Calderón, 39 and Don Omar, 33, reprise their roles as street racers Leo (Calderon) and Santos (Omar).


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