By Fox News Latino | 11/29/2010 - 16:18
Reggaetón artist, Don Omar knows the importance of helping others.
On Thanksgiving Day, the talented singer took time off from promoting his new album, Meet the Orphans, to volunteer at the Isabella Geriatric Center in New York City.
By Grace Bastidas | 07/14/2009 - 11:44
Reggaeton has come along way. Originally relegated to sweaty underground clubs in Panama and P.R. back in the early '90s, the genre was recently added to the 11th edition of Merriam-Webster. The collegiate dictionary defines it as “Popular music of Puerto Rican origin that combines rap with Caribbean rhythms.” And though some may argue if that’s entirely correct, it’s interesting to see how mainstream the music style has become.
By Jazmin Perez | 03/04/2009 - 15:30
We are considering these two promotional photos of Don Omar for an upcoming piece on his new album, iDON, due April 28th. The first single, “Virtual Diva,” is quickly climbing the Latin Billboard charts, so we’re all very happy for the newlywed (he recenlty married Jackie Guerrido in their native Puerto Rico). Omar's concept for the album is half man, half machine, and we’re having a hard time deciding which of these pictures best illustrates that idea.
By Monica Herrera | 02/26/2009 - 14:30
We've already shown you the heavily-accented antics of MTV Tr3s veejay Carlos Santos; now here's another reason for you to tune in to the network's new show, Entertainment as a Second Language. Tonight's premiere will feature a performance by none other than Don Omar, who is singing his new, club-ready single, "Virtual Diva," for the first time on TV.
By Monica Herrera | 02/20/2009 - 10:05
From now on, when Daddy Yankee endorses something, expect it to be controversial. At a press conference in Mexico City this week, the reggaeton star implied he'd gladly accept a gig to perform "for anyone," even if they're connected to the drug wars raging that are currently raging through Mexico. His defense, according to Univision.com:
By Monica Herrera | 11/26/2008 - 14:45
We're almost off for Turkey Day (now there's reason to say graciaschisme over Thanksgiving by reading up these latest bits of celebrity news:
By Monica Herrera | 04/25/2008 - 12:02
Ladies, there’s only one member of El Duo Dinámico left to lust over now! Puerto Rican daily Primera Hora reports that Wisin of reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel is about to follow in Don Omar’s footsteps and walk down the aisle with his 23-year old girlfriend, Yomaira Ortiz. Wisin, whose real name is Juan Luis Morera Luna, already has a 7-month old daughter, Yelena, with Ortiz, and the couple live together in Puerto Rico.
By Monica Herrera | 04/21/2008 - 14:20